One year ago today, I became friends with musician Bill Ali. I would see one of his concerts on April 7, 2019, while I was at Railyard Grill and Tap Room in Bridgeville. That afternoon, while I was there, I became an official fan of Bill Ali’s work. As of today, the show that I saw him do there last April is the only Bill Ali show I had ever seen. I almost made it two last month, but I was unable to go there because I was very busy, but, hopefully, I can see one of his shows again whenever I’m able to go there again. Bill is a terrific musician … and he and his band, which is called The Bill Ali Band, are able to put on some of the best shows in and around the Pittsburgh area. I hope you will be able to see one of his shows if you happen to be in the Pittsburgh area in the future.
Spring is now in full swing … and, before you know it, the month of April will be here. Then, in just a few weeks, I will be celebrating my 34th birthday. Just don’t ask me how I’ll be celebrating it just yet. Fears of the Coronavirus may cause me to celebrate it at home; however, you will have to answer a question about my birthday plans in a blog post in April.
Now, today, I’m going to tell you about some of the blog posts that I’ll be writing down in April. I will give you guys some fantastic posts throughout April … and I hope you guys can check out at least one of these posts whenever you can.
One of my blog posts will be entitled “Brady Has Been With Us For One Year Now!” Brady first came to our house on March 30, 2019. It seems like he first came to our house yesterday. He’s a fantastic dog … and I will talk about his first year with us in a blog post on March 30th.
Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Happy 3rd Birthday, Ezra!” Ezra is the son of my cousin, Sarah Smith, and Tim Smith, who is Mr. Classy’s “stand-in.” I will wish Ezra a happy birthday in a blog post in April.
Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Jay Papuga Is A Very Classy Friend Of Mine.” I will talk about my friend, Jay Papuga, in a blog post in April.
Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “I still have my grey and black Puma jacket two years later!” I will talk about my grey and black Puma jacket in a blog post in April.
Another one of my blog posts will be entitled “Blog Post Number 1,350 Is About A Classy Jacket!” In my 1,350th blog post, I will talk about one of my jackets. I can’t tell you which jacket it will be about, but I’ll give you a hint. It won’t be about my grey and black Puma jacket. I will actually talk about it in one of the blog posts that I just mentioned before. It will be about a jacket that’s just as classy as that Puma jacket is.
I will also be using my blog’s features in April. Let me tell you how I’ll be using them this time…
Joseph’s Flashback-Our house was partially empty for years before we bought it!
Joseph Has A Question For You-Should Joseph go to DeBlaze Grill for his birthday this year?
Joseph’s Moment Of Peace-Joseph’s Hand Creams
Let’s Talk About A Past Blog Post-My green and yellow Brasil jacket
I hope you guys will check out at least one of my blog posts in April … and I hope you guys will continue to stay home and stay safe during the Coronavirus Outbreak. We will do our best to get through it together. Enjoy your day!
On February 25, 2020, I went to the other Waffle House restaurant, which is located in Washington, PA. This one is located near the now-closed Washington Mall. Exactly two weeks earlier, I went to the one that’s located on the same road as The Meadows Casino, which is Racetrack Road. Now, I am pleased to announce that I have been to both Waffle House locations, which are located in and around Washington, PA. The restaurants are fantastic … and the food and the service are both excellent in these restaurants.
Now, whenever I went to Waffle House near the now-closed Washington Mall this past Tuesday, I had decaf coffee, two sausage patties, scrambled eggs and a waffle. I had breakfast items there since I was there in the middle of the morning. The food was good, to say the least.
As you can see here, I really like Waffle House a lot … and I have been able to visit both Waffle House locations in and around Washington, PA. It’s hard for me to pick the best one out of these two locations, but if I had to pick one, I would have to pick the one that’s by The Meadows Casino. Of course, I will do my best to go to both Waffle House locations in Washington, PA, again in the future … and I will eat lunch items whenever I go to these places again.
On February 11, 2020, I went to Waffle House in the late morning hours with two of my relatives. The Waffle House that I went to late that morning is located on Racetrack Road in North Strabane Township, which is in Washington County. There are actually two Waffle House locations near Washington, PA. The other one is located near the now-closed Washington Mall in South Strabane Township.
Now, I’d like to show you a photo of the outside part of Waffle House in North Strabane Township.
I had some breakfast items while I was there. I had decaffeinated coffee, scrambled eggs, hash browns, white toast, sausage patties and, of course, a waffle while I was at Waffle House last Tuesday. The food was fairly good, to say the least … and the service was fantastic. We got our food items fairly quickly.
I like Waffle House a lot … and I will go there again in the future. Of course, I will try to go to the one that’s near the now-closed Washington Mall someday … and I will let you go if I go there.
As we prepare to wrap up the year 2019 and the 2010s in general, I would like to tell you about the time that I was able to “get railed” for the Holidays in a stylish way. On December 21, 2019, I went to the Railyard Grill and Tap Room in Bridgeville for just over an hour that afternoon. I wore my red Boston Terrier sweater to the restaurant … and so did my friend, Nicholas Ciesielski. Now, I had owned my sweater for one year at that time … and, in a way, I wanted to celebrate the milestone in style. My mother bought me that sweater at Target … and, not long before I got my sweater, Nicholas got his sweater at Target as well. We were just being “stylish dudes” at the restaurant that afternoon … and we were literally “twinning” on that day. We both wore our sweaters with jeans and tennis shoes then.
Now, me and Nicholas also got our photo taken with Santa while we were at Railyard Grill and Tap Room that afternoon.
Before I left the restaurant that afternoon, I also snapped this photo with Jeremy Robinson, who is the manager of Railyard Grill and Tap Room. I have been to this restaurant many times since it opened in late 2016 … and I would like to say that Jeremy and his fellow staff members all do a fantastic job in making the Railyard Grill and Tap Room a classy place for us to eat and have fun.
Thank you all for allowing me to give you guys some fantastic blog posts during the latter half of the 2010s. I hope I can give you some more fantastic posts in the 2020s as well. Have a fantastic new year, my friends … and I will give you another fantastic blog post in 2020. I can’t tell you what it will be about just yet.
Today, I would like to wish Nicholas Ciesielski a happy 34th birthday. He is one of the classiest people I have ever known. We worked at Bridgeville T.J. Maxx together in the late 2000s and early 2010s … and now he is a councilman in Bridgeville and he works at Railyard Grill and Tap Room in Bridgeville.
Over the years, I have bumped into him at Bridgeville T.J. Maxx, Railyard Grill and Tap Room and Fairview Park.
In April of 2019, me and Nicholas wore our red Boston Terrier sweaters to Railyard Grill and Tap Room. We both look like “stylish dudes” in them.
Happy 34th birthday, Nicholas Ciesielski! Keep being classy … and stylish!
Today, I am writing my 1,250th blog post … and, whenever I write special blog posts like this one, I write about anything that I think is interesting. It can be about a person, a place or a thing. Well, today, since I’m halfway between my 1,000th blog post and my 1,500th blog post, I’m going to write about a person, a place and a thing. The person is James Bendel, the place is Crazy Horse Coffee and the thing is a classy item from Crazy Horse Coffee.
Now, just last month, I was able to meet the owner of Crazy Horse Coffee, whose name is James Bendel. I also went to this coffee shop earlier this year. I would like to say that James does a fantastic job in running this coffee shop whenever he can. I am a true fan of this place. I was able to get a drink while I was there last month … and I was able to buy a classy item while I was there.
Please enjoy your Thanksgiving, my friends!
In October of 2013, I became friends with DJ Joe, whose real name is Joe Cohen … and, just last October, I celebrated five years of friendship with him by writing a blog post entitled “Celebrating Five Years Of Friendship With DJ Joe.” In the post, I talked about my friendship with him … and I was inspired to write the post because I wanted to talk about a classy person like DJ Joe.
Here’s the link to the blog post …
Celebrating Five Years Of Friendship With DJ Joe (October 10, 2018)
Now, just so you know, I have now been friends with “DJ Joe” for six years … and the purple “Macho Man” shirt is still the “de facto” shirt of our friendship.
Now, back in August of this year, the Iron Creek Bar and Grille, which was in Cuddy for nearly nine years, became a fairly classy restaurant called Tap That. Now, I was not able to see the building in person until October 5, 2019, whenever I was mailing a letter outside of the Cuddy Post Office. While I was standing outside of the post office, I was able to snap a photo of the building that Tap That has been housed in for the past two months. Now, in the past, it has been called several different restaurants, including Mariani’s Italian Restaurant, Iron Creek Bar and Grille and Ferguson’s Pub.
Now, I went to this place whenever it was called the places that I just mentioned in this post … and, hopefully, I can go there as Tap That at some point in the near future. If I do go there, I will try to snap a selfie while I’m there … and I will talk about my experiences of eating there in a future blog post.
So far, Tap That is a fantastic restaurant … and, by looking at the photos of the restaurant on Social Media, you can easily tell that they didn’t change it too much. Sure, they may have painted a wall or two, but, the inside of the restaurant hasn’t really changed too much since the Iron Creek Bar and Grille left the building this past Summer. I can’t wait to see the inside of the restaurant in person someday, but, for the time being, I will just show you what it looks like on the outside.
Now, for 5 1/2 years, there was a show on A&E called “Wahlburgers.” It was about the Wahlberg family … and it would sometimes talk about a restaurant called Wahlburgers, which is located near their home in Hingham, Massachusetts. Now, Wahlburgers has several locations around the world … and one of those locations is in The Mall at Robinson, which is actually in the food court. It’s not actually in the food court, per se, as it has their own seating area. It’s primarily a sit-down restaurant.
I actually got to go to a Wahlburgers restaurant for the first time ever on September 23, 2019. I had watched “Wahlburgers” on a nearly-regular basis for 5 1/2 years on A&E. I watched it mainly on demand whenever the show was on A&E. I would actually get to see some Wahlburgers restaurants on the show … and I would sometimes see the food that they have on there. I also got to see them building a Wahlburgers restaurant several times on the show.
Now, I was able to enjoy myself while I was there. The waitress who served me and my relatives that day did a fantastic job in serving us. She also give us a little speech to first-time customers, like myself. It went very well. I was there at around lunch time this past Monday. It wasn’t too busy whenever I first arrived there, but more people came in while we were there.
Now, inside of the restaurant, you can see pictures of the Wahlberg family … and you can also see the TV shows and movies that Donnie and Mark Wahlberg have done over the years.
Now, while I was at the restaurant, I had water, a vanilla frappe, which is really a milkshake, Jenn’s Chicken Sandwich, which is a grilled chicken sandwich, and some french fries. I also got to try out some special sauces that they had … and some of them were pretty good. One of those sauces was the Wahl Sauce. It was fairly good.
As I was leaving Wahlburgers in The Mall at Robinson on September 23, 2019, I was able to snap a selfie outside of Wahlburgers. I like the restaurant a lot. The food and the service were both excellent. I will be going there again in the future.
As you can see here, I really enjoyed going to Wahlburgers. I will be going there again in the future. The restaurant is fantastic!