East Meets West Sweet Potatoes

East Meets West Sweet Potatoes – How to Get Sweet Potato Haters to Love Sweet Potatoes

My brother hates sweet potatoes and I don’t blame him.  When we were kids, sweet potatoes were gross.  The usual fixings that go along with the holiday feast made us…

Halloween dishes begin with a base like roasted pumpkins.

Roasted Pumpkin, Squash and Peach Recipes for the Foodie

With the cooler fall temperatures here, it is time to shift our focus to pumpkins, squash, apples and more.  For foodies, the best way to really enjoy the fall bounty is…

Matthew Lucifer is getting ready for one of his favorite holidays.

Day of the Dead Halloween Home Decor

Fall is one of my favorite times of year to redecorate.  Out come the spooky box of goodies, trips to the farmer’s market to pick up an array of pumpkins,…

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Give More Than What You Take – A Life Lesson

When Warren Buffett released his tax returns after the second Presidential debate, one thing stood out to me: how much he donated to charity versus how much he made in…

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Thoughtful Living: Pack an Extra Lunch

A few weeks ago, I started packing an extra lunch to give to the homeless guys on the block that I adopted in NYC.  There are usually two or three…

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A Scary Movie Binge You Haven’t Thought Of Yet

For those looking for a list of scary movies to watch this Halloween season, why not try something new?  In my research this past month, a friend of mine brought…

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Focusing on the Passion and Making It the Mission

Over this past week, I’ve been pondering what I would like to do with this site.  My friends assisted me with the items they would like to see, as well as…

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The Ultimate Russell Crowe Binge

For those who follow me on Twitter, I went through a bit of a Russell Crowe binge this past month.  While I still have a few movies left to find…

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The Reason for the Russell Crowe Binge on Twitter

If you follow me on Twitter, you may have noticed that I am doing a Russell Crowe movie binge.  I have not revealed why.  I keep promising to reveal why…

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Make Everyone Happy: Remembering Gene Wilder

Yesterday, we lost Gene Wilder.  He was 83 years old when he passed away. For many people, he brought laughter and many smiles that reached down deep into the very…