*** SHOW NOTES *** It can be tough to find a decent drink on the road.  Most of the hotels I stay at don’t offer minibars, and airplane drinks carts are limited. Honestly, most folks’ wallets won’t allow them to close out the hotel bar every evening. Years agoRead More →

 *** SHOW NOTES *** Engine Room in Mystic, CT. Located on the banks of the mystic river. This is the quintessential Connecticut town. Cape Cod-style homes mixed with an endless supply of sailboat masts. Wings Al Pastor – koji brined, slow-smoked w. pineapple glaze & Mexican chili dry rub. Thai Coconut PulledRead More →

 *** SHOW NOTES *** I had a recent last-minute trip to Seattle which requires flying out on a Sunday morning and then back home the following Friday night. Due to the finances and geographics involved, there are no direct “affordable’ direct flights from Orlando to Seattle.  The best thatRead More →

 *** SHOW NOTES *** In case you didn’t know it, the Buffalo airport has a barbershop. Stay on the Canadian side, more on that later.  We stayed at the DoubleTree Hilton which was on the river. Had a river-facing view as well as an awesome room, complete with hot-tub. Lunch wasRead More →