I’ve been using a Treo 650 for a few months and really liked the device at first. As my dependency on real time email has increased, my happiness with the device has decreased. The device does everything OK, but does nothing great. So I’m thinking of returning to a Blackberry (my last one was years [...]
I’ve eaten here a number of times over the past two years or so and have been fortunate enough to have sampled Chef David Kinch’s cuisine. On most occasions, I’ve had his tasting menu. I have some great pictures of one of my latest tasting experiences that I hope to post soon. For this review, [...]
Many people make claims that they know a place for the best barbeque. They believe that the spot they go to has juicier brisket, more tender ribs, better sauce, or has better flavor. Sorry to say, but if you haven’t been to Bo’s, you haven’t had the best in the Bay Area. This was our [...]
I just pulled a beautiful espresso with the last of my good beans. Mmm…crema… On a whim, I bought some cheap beans thinking they would be acceptable. Needless to say, they were not. I hate to waste so I’ll be drinking terrible espresso for a while. Blah… —Plug for my favorite supplier— Intelligentsia Coffee (They [...]
We decided to try this restaurant at the recommendation of Chef Kinch from Manresa, one of our favorite chefs. With the recommendation of a great chef, our expectations were extremely high. A 5:30 reservation on Sunday began our near religious culinary experience. When we arrived a few minutes early, we were offered a drink in [...]
I finally decided to aggregate the various places I post into my official blog. I decided on WordPress since I know PHP (this way I can modify/change stuff if it doesn’t work well for me). So far things look good – quite easy to setup.