Category: Restaurants/Food

Is there anything better?

Yeah, it’s not a rhetorical question. There’s not. Nothing. Nothing at all. There’s nothing better than hanging out on the pool deck on a beautiful Spring day like this. See ya! I’m logging off so I can devote the entire afternoon to doing nothing… Continue Reading “Is there anything better?”

Fighting Funny Food Phobias

Some of you may know that I spent a huge chunk of my working life as a server. At Disney, and many other places. Some well-known chains, some Mom-and-Pops, a pretty good cross section of restaurants. And that’s one reason why I enjoy doing… Continue Reading “Fighting Funny Food Phobias”

El Leoncito in Titusville

El Leoncito Mexican and Cuban Restaurant If you’re in Brevard County and you’re in the mood for Mexican, you can’t do any better than El Leoncito Mexican and Cuban Restaurant. I stopped in one Fall afternoon last year; it was my second visit. And… Continue Reading “El Leoncito in Titusville”

Only One Breakfast Choice Today

I found out last night that today is National Pancake Day. So, of course, this puppy was going to have pancakes for breakfast no matter what! As it turned out, I had no milk in the house, so I ended up at my favorite… Continue Reading “Only One Breakfast Choice Today”

Searching for the Meaning of Life

This brief blog entry simply cannot be appreciated or understood unless you’ve cast your eyes over the accompanying photo. And, yes, I took the pic myself. No issues about ownership, copyrights or any such thing. And, if you must know, this humble sign adorns… Continue Reading “Searching for the Meaning of Life”

Lone Cabbage Fish Camp

If you live in Orlando and go to Cocoa or Cocoa Beach very often, you’ve passed Lone Cabbage Fish Camp, no doubt. There are several ways to get to the Cocoa area from O’do and I’d venture to say that SR 520 is the… Continue Reading “Lone Cabbage Fish Camp”

Tabasco HQ is in deep trouble!

I keep one eye open for important stories about worsening climate change. There’s certainly no shortage of those these days. This article is about one spot where the results of warming and the accompanying rise in sea levels is affecting the heart of Cajun… Continue Reading “Tabasco HQ is in deep trouble!”

Today is National Cabbage Day!

Today is THEE DAY we celebrate this awesome vegetable! And I must say, that if there wasn’t a day for cabbage, there damn sure should have been! In all seriousness, I do love cabbage. It’s one of my very faves. Love it a thousand… Continue Reading “Today is National Cabbage Day!”

Today’s National Pizza Day!

It is, indeed, thee day we celebrate this glorious food and I’m going to chow down on some monster chunk of pizza tonight or my name’s not Benjamin Basile! I know you love pizza too. If you don’t, there’s just no hope for you.… Continue Reading “Today’s National Pizza Day!”

From the vault for National Squirrel Appreciation Day

I’m thinkin’ not too many folks know that today is “National Squirrel Appreciation Day!” Yes, that’s for real! In honor of the occasion, here’s a piece I wrote quite a long time ago for my first (now dormant) blog site; I ran it here… Continue Reading “From the vault for National Squirrel Appreciation Day”