PWI–Parenting While Intoxicated

…on good food, questionable judgment, and making life work

Hattie B’s – When Hot Chicken Goes Classy

One of the great joys of living in Nashville is getting to partake in one of our famous indigenous foods – Nashville Hot Chicken. Now I have spent some time … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

O3 – DeKuyper’s Great Liquor Secret

I was going to start off this post extolling the virtues of Calvados, which I honestly believe owns its own post, but then I realized that I had been keeping … Continue reading

January 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Bolton’s – The Best Authentic Hot Chicken and Fish in Town

I’ve been thinking about Bolton’s a bunch recently. You see, I’ve been hitting Hattie B’s every now and then and I’ve almost felt like I have been cheating on Bolton’s, … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · 4 Comments

Husk – A Pilgrimage to the Altar of Swine

I have been meaning to get to Chef Sean Brock’s Nashville branch of Husk for some time now, but life, children, work, more life and the need to let them … Continue reading

January 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Josephine – 12th South’s First Grown-Up Restaurant

When I first heard about this place, two things bothered me. The first thing that worried me was that the project was being headed up by the same Nashville folks … Continue reading

December 27, 2013 · 3 Comments

A Visit to The French Laundry Part 2

In the previous post, I mentioned the arduous process/adventure of what it took to get a reservation at The French Laundry. To be honest, after the shock of being lucky … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Visit to The French Laundry Part 1

In May of 2013, my wife and I were lucky enough to get to celebrate our 10th anniversary in San Francisco and Napa Valley. I’ve been a big fan of … Continue reading

December 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

Reviewed: The Polk Audio N1 Gaming SurroundBar – A PWI Merch Moment

I won’t get into what I do for a living, but I will tell you that frequently get free things that are awesome. And the week of Thanksgiving was no … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Conclusion – PWI’s Trip to the Holy Land

Well, it’s all over. The bad news is that despite my best efforts to convince to locals to partake of the sweet, sweet nectar that is bourbon, the folks just … Continue reading

November 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

An Exclusive PWI Exposé: 5 Mundane Mysteries of Israel

After spending an extensive amount of time in Israel exposing the indigenous peoples to the wonders of delicious bourbon, I must share with my colleagues back home a few details … Continue reading

November 11, 2013 · 3 Comments