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I had lunch at My Thai

I had lunch at My Thai

I fucking love Thai food. At one point on our podca– sorry, “Internet Radio Show,” I explained to guest and esteemed member of the CTB Fanzone Xtreme Lowell Melser that if I had to pick one cuisine for the rest of my life, it would probably be Thai. Give me that Larb Gai, gimme that Pad Thai, gimme that Prik … Read entire article »

I had Happy Hour at The Capital Grille

I had Happy Hour at The Capital Grille

August 18th, I find myself at an Inner Harbor establishment which I’ve heard has a pretty decent happy hour – a few friends from downtown places of professionalism want to go and I know at least one person that works there, so I say to myself hey, it’s the 80s and beat feet through the Harborplace promenade as a completely … Read entire article »

Meteorologists predict: Baltimore average temperature down this summer

Meteorologists predict: Baltimore average temperature down this summer

DATELINE: JULY 13TH, BALTIMORE MD – At the North American Meteorological Buddies Leadership Association (NAMBLA) meeting this past Wednesday, held annually at the Baltimore Convention Center, keynote speaker Norm Lewis delivered the “heart-warming” news: Baltimore’s average temperature this summer will actually be lower than previous summers, down from 12,000,000,000 degrees Fahrenheit to a pleasant and chilly 10,000,000,000. The news couldn’t … Read entire article »

Nuggetfest 2017 is a Go!

Nuggetfest 2017 is a Go!

NUGGETFEST. ALL YOU CAN EAT CHICKEN NUGGETS (and hush puppies). WHAT ELSE DO YOU NEED TO KNOW? 2017’s celebration of chicken nuggets is slated for April 22nd at Nobles Bar and Grill (1024 S Charles St, Federal Hill) from 4-8pm. $18 at the door with your first draft included, or buy your tickets right now (see below) and save $3! … Read entire article »

How the hell have I never heard of Pat the Bugler?

How the hell have I never heard of Pat the Bugler?

We’ve all hear about the Roar From 34 certainly, but I’ve lived on Earth for slightly less than 37 years and I’ve never heard of the man known as Pat the Bugler from the old Memorial Stadium days. This spot produced by Evening Magazine in ’82 tells the tale of a military bugler turned superfan and we even get a … Read entire article »

An Adoption Story

An Adoption Story

Long time fan of CTB and SoBo resident A. Palmer, author of The Rambling Traveler, offers up her Baltimore Adoption Story. Got one of your own? Send it to staff@citythatbreeds.com and we’ll print it. I grew up as a DC kid by default, not necessarily by choice. My first 18 years of life were spent in Gaithersburg in Montgomery County. … Read entire article »

I seriously don’t get this box of cheezit snack mix

I seriously don’t get this box of cheezit snack mix

Cheez It Snack Mix is pretty much my favorite. It has Cheez Its, which are great, and pretzels, which are also great, and those dumb little puff ball crunchy things and cheese dust covered Life Cereal pieces. All pretty great. But I was brainlessly staring at the rear of this particular box of Snack Mix I acquired for the bargain … Read entire article »

This Year’s Baltimore Farmer’s Market is Pretty Huge You Guys

This Year’s Baltimore Farmer’s Market is Pretty Huge You Guys

Baltimore’s numero uno Sunday Farmer’s Market debuts in less than 48 hours (oddly timed with our Lord and Savior’s Resurrection, but whatever) and 2015 is shaking up to be VERY SPEND HAPPY for you, the interested consumer. A slew of new vendors have been added and the market boundaries have exploded beyond the confines of the overpass (be sure to … Read entire article »

Turkey Jalapeno Popper Chili

Turkey Jalapeno Popper Chili

Hey everybody! Here is the chili recipe I made during the latest┬ápodcast. I like eating things that are nuclear hot, so I added an extra jalapeno and used extra spicy salsa. It gave my buddy hiccups at the superbowl gathering I was at. Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 medium red onion, finely chopped 2 jalepeno peppers, finely chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 pound ground … Read entire article »