Archive for February, 2010

Angel’s Thai Is My New Best Friend :)

Thanks to‘s coupon program for introducing me and my family to this great Thai restaurant.

I went here for the first time late last fall and thought the food was good, but not exceptional.  We went during peak dinner hours and it was marginally busy.

What a difference a few months makes! Tonight it was packed and we had to wait a few minutes for a table.

Angel's Thai, Downtown OlympiaI was introduced to Thai food in graduate school by my wife (GF at the time).  I’ve grown quite fond of it because I enjoy the fusion of Asian-style food with Indian-type spices.  There have only been a couple of Thai restaurants that have had truly memorable cuisine to me — and after tonight this is one of them.  I don’t know what changed since last fall, but the food was absolutely excellent.  We ordered our dishes with 3-star heat and it was perfect — warm and spicy without being overpowering.

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Why Boys Need Parents…

This was forwarded to me as an email today and I really feel the need to post it for all to see.  I have to say, reluctantly, that I participated in at least 2 of these scenarios as a child.  (I won't tell you which ones!)