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Anthony Bourdain Scholarship Being Started By Culinary Institute of America

Anthony Bourdain
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In less than a week (June 25th) it will be Anthony Bourdain Day (#BourdainDay).

The day was created by Bourdain’s friends (world-famous chefs Eric Ripert and Jose Andres) as a way to memorialize his life. Continue reading Anthony Bourdain Scholarship Being Started By Culinary Institute of America

Ikea Smaller City Center Store Concept Opens In NYC In April

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Ikea stores are so massive that it’s easy to get lost inside. I know when we visit Ikea, Kim and I often have a difficult time finding the way to the exit!

When visiting Ikea, Lucas loves getting his 30 minutes of time at Smaland, the free, supervised play area. (Yes, I had to look up the exact name of the area.) From time to time, we also enjoy dining at the store’s restaurant. Continue reading Ikea Smaller City Center Store Concept Opens In NYC In April

Super Proud Dad Moment Inspired By Shake Shack!

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Wearing our Shack shirts at the Acropolis

Last week, Kim and I went up to Lucas’s new school for Open School Night.

Lucas started first grade in the Gift & Talented program at his school. The program comes with a lot of work and learning both in school and at home thanks to lots of homework!

After arriving at our scheduled time, we still had to wait around 10 minutes before going in to talk to his teacher. Continue reading Super Proud Dad Moment Inspired By Shake Shack!

Netflix Pisses Jordanians Off, Filmed Amman Street As Israel

NetflixSince signing up for T-Mobile around a year back we’ve really enjoyed the free Netflix subscription.

Netflix makes lots of people happy by offering excellent original programming and some solid movie options. However, the streaming service just managed to piss off the country of Jordan. Continue reading Netflix Pisses Jordanians Off, Filmed Amman Street As Israel

NYC Apartment of World Traveler & Chef Anthony Bourdain Is For Sale

Anthony Bourdain
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Over the summer I wrote how the final season of Anthony Bourdain Part’s Unknown would air this fall. The show will debut this Sunday, September 23 so make sure to tune in to CNN to check it out.

After the chef, author and globetrotting TV star tragically passed away, a bill was proposed for an Anthony Bourdain Food Trail in New Jersey.

Curbed reports that Anthony Bourdain’s apartment is for sale. Continue reading NYC Apartment of World Traveler & Chef Anthony Bourdain Is For Sale

On October 1 Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown Leaves Netflix

Anthony Bourdain
image: CNN

When Anthony Bourdain tragically passed away, there was lots of people wondering what would happen to footage shot for another season. It turns out that CNN will air the final season of Parts Unknown, although the format will be slightly different.

Tributes for the TV host, author, chef and traveler came in the form of a tour to Vietnam being named after him as well as a food trail in New Jersey. Continue reading On October 1 Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown Leaves Netflix