Category Archives: Random Rants

Sometimes I don’t think about food….

Smallknot Campaign

So, as you know we here at Ps561 are soliciting donations to fund the purchase of a new food truck through a little known company called Smallknot, out of Brooklyn, NY. I stumbled upon the Smallknot concept while searching online … Continue reading

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Stop Hating on Guy Fieri

So, Guy Fieri (spiky highlights, surfer glasses) has opened a chain of “burger joints,” actually, cavernous family feed-bag style 2 story monstrosities, one of which will be in Miami this winter. Today’s New York times panned the restaurant as basically a pile … Continue reading

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My Food Quest

This January, I am beginning a journey of self discovery and exploration. And food, lots and lots of food. For my first trick, I am taking a trip to Hong Kong to discover one of the world’s great food cities. … Continue reading

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Trader Joe’s

Many of you have heard the buzz surrounding the arrival of Trader Joe’s, the affordable “boutique” grocer from California. My mom used to go there to buy wine when I was a kid, and Trader Joe’s still has a nice … Continue reading

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C&D Produce

So, my favorite store lately is C&D Produce. It is convenient, and the produce is miles above Publix and Whole Foods in freshness and affordability. I buy carrots, tomatoes, avocados (they have Florida and California avocados, ripe, or not ripe), cucumbers, … Continue reading

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Gettin’ Bread

If you have eaten a Ps561 dog, you have surely admired the quality hot dog roll from Old School Bakery. Sometimes, however, I have no choice but to serve Martin’s Potato Rolls from Publix if I run out of Old … Continue reading

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Customer Service?

So, the other day we went to buy a laptop at one of the big electronics stores in the area. In case you were wondering, I am not a critic. This is a blog. I don’t like calling businesses out … Continue reading

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Welcome to South Florida!

(Keep in mind this is funnier if you imagine it in a German accent.) Wilkommen a South Florida! My name is Jurgen, and I will be your tour guide for today. South Florida is located near Cuba, but it is … Continue reading

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Turmeric

I started taking turmeric once daily about a year ago, and I highly recommend it. I am not a health nut, as you know, but I do take a few supplements, one of them being turmeric. Turmeric has been used … Continue reading

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Stop Hating on South Florida

People, I’m sick of hearing the negativity among locals denouncing the place that we call home. I swear if I hear one more cool band or artist or restaurateur say in an interview or bio something along the lines of “I would … Continue reading

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