Book and a Bourbon #8

Book: The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles which I’m reading for book club. I started reading Sheltering Sky while on vacation not realizing the book is somewhat known as a travel book. Released in 1949, the novel features Kit and Port on a journey to North Africa to save their marriage. This book uses theContinue reading “Book and a Bourbon #8”

What I Learned This Week #11

Sunday, July 24 – Saturday, July 30 This Week in Restaurant Decor: The best part of the new Mediterranean restaurant I tried, including the food, was the knock-off Grecian bust and souvenir Turkish knife. That is not a good restaurant review. This Week in Pedicures: I have a love/hate relationship with pedicures. Mostly, I justContinue reading “What I Learned This Week #11”

Longfellow – Bar Review

  In a neighborhood full of bars and restaurants, its surprisingly difficult to find a neighborhood bar. Where every new establishment seems to be designed for mass consumption, it’s nice to find a less forced atmosphere, a place that you might stop into even if you weren’t planning to have a drink. You stop because you saw someoneContinue reading “Longfellow – Bar Review”