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Chapter XI From Ayn Rand’s “ANTHEM”

March 9, 2017


In light of America’s current political climate and International Women’s Day, I wanted to share a four page excerpt from one of the most powerful female voices I’ve ever read. Ayn Rand’s “Anthem” paints the picture for us of a future dystopia where the powerful few have subjugated lower classes into a vocation-based caste system. […]

To Be a Chef

January 12, 2017


This read is for the person who’s never been in a professional kitchen before but is considering entering the profession or beginning (as well as finishing) culinary school. This is a reality check as well as a source of knowledge from experience that I would have appreciated reading before beginning down this path myself. One […]

The Indisputably Best Tacos in Austin

October 6, 2016


The Indisputably Best Tacos in Austin written in no particular order

Utopiafest 2015

January 5, 2016


I went to Utopiafest by myself this summer and had a noteworthy time. I saw one of the best performances of my life (Explosions in the Sky), I enjoyed a very quiet camp site in the middle of this giant crater-like field, I was able to forage for Texas Persimmons, one of my good friends […]

From a Recent Trip To NY

December 20, 2015


A Review of the FLO Chef Jacket

October 21, 2013


“Inspired by Chef Andrew Kirschner, the FLỖ Jacket’s vents and full cut allow for maximum flexibility and comfort.” And the description is accurate! The jacket really breathes and is very flexible.  Although my jacket is black, this picture sold me:  • 6.2 oz. 55/45 poly/viscose blend• Breast patch and split sleeve pockets• Mesh underarm and […]

A Very Hetero Manhunk List

November 5, 2010


A great website I often visit is The Art of Manliness. It sounds cheesy because it often is, but there are a plethora of good articles in there. One of them makes a distinction between two similar words: “manliness”; virtues and values men should strive for such as bravery, honor, and loyalty. Then there’s my idea […]