All posts tagged: Life

The Aftermath, Part II

It has been a very interesting time in the last few months since I wrote about the issues I had to go through in clearing out my grandmother’s house after her passing. A lot has happened. For one, I’m no longer in Germany. Yes, after over 8 years, the time came to move. This is the biggest thing of all. Of course, leaving from a place that I thought of as home and now being back in the states is a big deal.

The Aftermath, Part I

Let me just get this out of the way. When I get these done, these won’t be my normal mission statement of things I like to write, but this is a platform for me to get my thoughts out overall. Where do I begin, the last few months have had a lot going on. I’ve traveled to several countries, checked off a few boxes on things I should’ve done a long time ago, but just now got to doing them. Those stories and all of that fun are going to come at some point. Currently though, I’m in the states, in Michigan at what is now my house. Do you know how odd it is for me to say, my house? I’m old enough to have a house, but still saying something like that is still odd. When my grandmother passed away in February, I knew life was going to be different. I knew I would have so many more responsibilities, but man, I have a lot going on. I was prepared in some ways …

Its been a while

In my quest to start blogging more, I have decided to finally start writing again.  It is always now possible for anyone to read about things that are going on in Baltimore via my column on the Examiner.com, where I am the Baltimore Live Music Examiner.  Something that I am just beginning to explore and use for one of my major goals, which is educating.  I want everyone to know something.  It is really important for me to make sure that someone learn something new.   What can you learn from me.  Well, soon you will be able to order or at least find out how to get some of my excellent food.  For those of you that don’t know, I was on Emeril Live almost two years ago now, for my recipes, Jake’s Explosive Double Chocolate Chip Turtle Cheesecake.  Soon I will be attempting to start writing recipes and get them out to those who want them.  I will also soon be doing so many other things.  Look out for what I have coming.