Category Archives: The Pursuit of Happiness

When You Combine Four Bros, Baseball and a Hurricane…

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#Brocation2011 had high expectations.  Park Ranger, MJ, the Senator and I had been planning our big vacation for months and the time had finally arrived to embark on the journey.  To be honest, it wasn’t much of a journey for … Continue reading

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Tasty Tuesdays: One Crabby Patty


[Yes, I know this is a day late.  Yes, I know it’s actually Wednesday.  Yes, I am sleep deprived and super busy this week.] Seafood. Seven Five Seven. Simply Satiating. They say there’s nothing like going home.  New York can … Continue reading

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Phantastic First-Time Philadelphia Festivities!

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Being a Yankees fan and living in New York means I’m all to familiar with the terrible rap that the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia, has in the minds and hearts of New Yorkers.  All the hate and disdain flows … Continue reading

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A Tack Here and a Jibe There Made for a Whale of a Sail!


Groupon can be a great thing, although personally I don’t believe they’re worth $20 billion.  Awhile back, Miss Fancy Boots and I picked up a Groupon for a “Taste of Sailing” with Hudson River Community Sailing, a local non-profit sailing … Continue reading

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Dear Amurrica, Thanks!


Thanks for inviting me to your sweet birthday party yesterday.  I’m pretty sure I always wanted to have fireworks at my candle lighting celebration too, but that never happened.  You must be awfully special.  I did get to have a … Continue reading

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The LOFT Republic 600


Saturday, Miss Fancy Boots and I decided to take advantage of some of the many Independence Day sales this 4th of July weekend. I realized after our second stop and the multiple laps around the store an back & forth … Continue reading

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Hey There, Boo Boo. You Want to Go Steal a Pic-a-nic Basket?


Perhaps you weren’t fortunate enough to experience reruns of The Yogi Bear Show.  That’s where the title comes from, it was Yogi’s favorite line every episode to his sidekick Boo Boo (not to be confused with Boo, aka Miss Sassy … Continue reading

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Some South in the Mouth!

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Well Miss Fancy Boots and I ended up attending the Big Apple BBQ Block Party and woooooowheeeeeee was it worth it!  We were joined by one of Miss Fancy Boots’ best friends whom I’ll dub, Miss Disney (she holds a … Continue reading

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Barbecue, Beer, and Bourbon


This weekend the Big Apple Barbecue Block Party comes to town and takes over Madison Square Park.  Featuring BBQ from some of the country’s top renowned pitmasters showcasing their specialties for just $8 per plate.  Admission is free, but who … Continue reading

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Mimosas and Mallets, What a Day!


Recognize the man above?  Well you should.  He’s Ignacio “Nacho” Figueras, the Captain of the Black Watch polo team, face of the Ralph Lauren Polo clothing and fragrance lines, and likely the second most interesting man in the world.  Oh, … Continue reading

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