Blog Posts - Guilty Pleasures



Seamless Tights. Hosieree vs. Wolford

Hello friends, so happy to see you here. An old friend sent some nice things around and in the hopes of tempting Guilty Pleasures out of our big snooze. It worked. Ta da! Back to the blog now. Somewhere in the mists of time I reviewed seamless hosier...
by Guilty Pleasures Lingerie on May 21, 2016

Le Viet Cafe – a tiny NYC spot for tasty Viet/Thai street eats.

NYC seems to have an endless array of eateries of all styles and origins that take up residence here year in and year out. You can literally eat all around the world here in the five boroughs. Here is another … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Feb 24, 2016

Experience the manliness that is Umami Burger NYC

I just devoured the juicy awesomeness that is the Manly Burger. I am all that is Man. And then some! It’s kind of surreal that just a few weeks ago I dined at Umami Burger here in NYC and enjoyed … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Feb 18, 2016

Some Like It Hot: The Literary Function of Sex Scenes in Romance

One-handed reading. Mommy porn. Naughty books. Guilty pleasures. As a romance reader I’ve heard it all. I wonder if critics realize how those terms demean women’s sexuality and (further) colonize women’s fantasy lives. Or if they un...
by Book Riot on Oct 15, 2015

Ice Cream Joy at Main Street Sweets, Tarrytown NY

The smell of freshly made waffles and sweetness in the air is intoxicating as you walk in the front door. You get in line and anxiously wait your turn to view the multitude of inventive flavors. Diet? What diet you … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Aug 22, 2015

A Milestone Birthday for this NYC Kid!

It sounds like an age-old cliché but time sure does go by fast when you’re having fun! Never did I think I would be sitting here at this point in my life reflecting back and yet still looking to the … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Mar 10, 2015

The Great Big Bacon Picnic in NYC. Pork it up in Brooklyn!

There is nothing like a warm Spring day in NYC. Sunny skies. Warm breeze. Birds chirping. The smell of bacon in the air. Bacon you say? Yes, BACON! I’ll gladly throw down a blanket and kick back with copious amounts … Continue reading ...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Feb 28, 2015

Karma, Schadenfreude, and Laughing at Winter Morons in NYC.

  I just can’t help myself. Call it being evil, lack of compassion, or just plain juvenile. I get a kick out of other’s minor misfortunes. Namely, those that deserve it here in NYC. You know the types. Those who … Continue read...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Feb 19, 2015

New Year’s Resolutions, Frozen, Squirrels & Hangovers in NYC!

Look, I’ll be the first one to admit that it’s hard to pass up a night out on the town here in NYC. Put a booze filled cocktail in front of me along with a great steak dinner and Phil … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Dec 7, 2014

It’s Thanksgiving in NYC. Turkey time! Come at me bro!

Here we are at another Thanksgiving holiday. Travel nightmares. Family follies. Stuffing ourselves to the point of gastronomic failure. Waistlines pushing maximum expansion. Then usually passing out on the couch for a while in a tryptophanic turkey c...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Nov 26, 2014

Enduring the Meat Sweats at Fogo de Chao in NYC!

I went home with the meat sweats. I sat on my couch in the sweet pain of a food coma after this meal of gastronomic proportions. I woke up with the meat sweats. My bed smells like a pastrami sandwich. … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Nov 13, 2014

Sweet sugar bombs of perfection! Doughnut Plant NYC!

Holy sugar bomb Batman! Doughnuts! What more can I say that has not been said about Doughnut Plant? They make ridiculously delicious donuts. I was at this newer location located at the Hotel Chelsea in NYC not too long ago. Pretty … Continue r...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Oct 31, 2014

NYC Craft Beer Festival Autumn Harvest 10/31-11/1! Beer!

As most of you reading this blog know beer is one of my favorite liquids to consume! I’ve always had a taste for the suds, and a well made craft brew is high on my list of libations. I’ve been … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Oct 30, 2014

People Who Deserve a Throat Punch at the Magic Kingdom!

  As many of you following my blog probably know I was away on vacation last week. Traveled down to the “Scary Land” known as Florida. Yup, the state where most of the weird news and happenings seem to come … Continue reading &...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Oct 22, 2014

Projectile blog vomiting all over NYC for two years now!

Has it really been two years since I started posting my ridiculous thoughts, observations, gluttony, and depravity on this blog The Regular Guy NYC? Looking back over my scribble it just so happens that October is my two year anniversary … Cont...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Oct 7, 2014

Aw, it’s you: On 35 years of torture from Rupert Holmes’ “Escape (The Pina Colada Song)”

Rupert Holmes' 'Partners in Crime' album - home to the simply inescapable "Escape (The Pina Colada Song)" - was released on October 5, 1979. The post Aw, it’s you: On 35 years of torture from Rupert Holmes’ “Escape (The Pina Colada...
by Something Else Reviews on Oct 5, 2014

Once again it’s the Return of Spam! In StereoVision 3D!

  I had not checked my spam filter for this past week as I was busy out on the road for travel. Denver is a wonderful city to attend a trade show. The hotels are close to the convention center and … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Sep 25, 2014

Digi Makeover Challenge #157 - Sequins/Gems

Thank you to everyone that played along with us last week!  Very gorgeous creations entered!The winner of last week's challenge chosen by random.org is# 49 - Teresa!And the winner of our October guest designer spot is:# 43 - Judith W.! Congratul...

Lucy, y el regreso de Luc Besson

Cuando uno ve un cartel de una película cuya protagonista es una heroína de acción normalmente me suelo retirar, sencillamente porque ese cine no ha salido muy bien parado, como Ultravioleta, Aeon Flux, Lara Croft, Resident Evil o Catwoman, pero...
by cineYEAR on Aug 14, 2014

From the Madness of NYC comes 300 Blog Posts.

So, how did this actually happen? I’m far from being a writer, and would not even attempt to place that label on myself. At times I find it hard to put together proper sentence structure. Heck, I can barely speak … Continue reading →...
by The Regular Guy NYC on Aug 13, 2014


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