The Product Poet photo of Brasa's to-go menu

Need something yummy? Head to Brasa Rotisserie.

On Grand Avenue in Saint Paul, Minnesota is a restaurant that Adam Richman of Man vs. Food described as one of the top five meal in America. Brasa Restaurant is a premium rotisserie that uses all natural, local and organic food, including meats and vegetables.

We’ve been to Brasa before both at their Minneapolis location and their Saint Paul location, but make sure you’re…

Deleting LinkedIn

A Goodbye Letter To LinkedIn

Dear LinkedIn,

I know this may sound like a cliché, but it’s not you it’s me.

Over the past two and a half years, I have enjoyed connecting with you and meeting your new friends, but today I feel violated that you suddenly do not believe that our relationship was real.

Although I’ve professed my love to you and written you a lot of…

Picture taken from my iPhone

Periscope vs. Meerkat: The Debate Begins

Today the world was introduced to Twitter’s new live-streaming product offering called Periscope. As previously mentioned in my article, “What is Meerkat?” Twitter announced that it had recently purchased Periscope on the heels of Meerkat’s explosive new user growth following its release approximately three weeks ago.

I had previously signed up with Periscope to receive notification of its launch and when I was…

Frieling's Black Cube Fry Pan

7 Facts About The Black Cube Fry Pan

When it comes to being a foodie in the kitchen or out on the deck, I’m always looking to make sure that I have the right cooking utensils, pots or pans, so I only have to worry about the taste of my food, versus how it is that I am going to cook my food. Thankfully our kitchen is stocked with a plethora of…

Login on iPhone for Meerkat app

What is Meerkat?

It seems that over the past couple of weeks since the South by Southwest Festival (a/k/a SXSW), my iPhone and Twitter feeds have literarily blown up with many friends and followers talking about the app Meerkat. Now I know what you are thinking. What is a meerkat? Isn’t that a fuzzy little rodent? Well yes, but the Meerkat app is a live streaming app…

Romantic restaurant in St. Paul

Need A Romantic Dinner? Check out W.A. Frost.

Located in the Cathedral Hill area of Saint Paul, Minnesota, you will find one of my favorite, romantic restaurants in the Twin Cities, in W.A. Frost and Company. Proudly serving Twin Citieans since 1975, year-in-year-out W.A. Frost continues to win awards for its outstanding wine selection, American food and one of the best patios for outdoor dining. So for a party of two or a…

Writing notebook of The Product Poet

30 Poems in 30-Days Challenge

Life is full of challenges, yet it is the obstacles that we overcome that make us better individuals. Some days I want to sleep in late, such as today, and some days I have more thoughts running through my head, such as today, that I just need to put pen to paper or more likely thumbs to iPhone screen. While many people may look at…

Inside the Foxy Falafel

Do you love falafel? Then check out Foxy Falafel.

Yesterday was a big day for me as I was able to put on my big boy outfit, a/k/a fancy suit, as I went to Minnesota State Capitol to educate a state senator that he has very little knowledge about a particular bill that he is sponsoring. I always love educating people, but it was my lawyer who educated me about a Saint Paul…


7 Big Green Egg Accessories You Need TODAY

If you are an EGG head just like me and can’t wait to get home from work to fire up your Big Green Egg, there are a plethora of accessories available for one to be able to grill or smoke the perfect meal. So for any of the newbie EGG heads that have recently purchased a Big Green Egg or are contemplating purchasing a…


7 Great Tips From The 30 Day Blogging Challenge

Thirty two days ago, I stumbled across a tweet mentioning a “30 Day Blogging Challenge” in which the challenge was to write 30 different posts, one-a-day, for 30 consecutive days. I always like a great challenge and this challenge from Sarah at Sark e-Media, seemed like a great way to get my creative juices flowing.

You see, my website had almost always been poetry…


The Best of The Product Poet – Week of March 8th

Thank you for being a fan and reading my posts. Last week I was on Spring Break in Cancun, Mexico and writing about my daily travel adventures. Based upon my Google Analytics, as well as my WordPress JetPack site statistics, here is a listing of The Best of The Product Poet for the week of March 8th, 2015, along with a summary of each…

Sunrise phase building at The Moon Palace

Day 7 Recap: The Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort

Sadly, Day 7 arrived and it was our last full day at The Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort in Cancun, Mexico. We have had a wonderful time with friends and family and hopefully created lasting memories for five amazing young men, who will soon be graduating from high school in about eight weeks and then heading off to college late this summer. Each of…


#PiHaiku Sweepstakes with Zazzle and The Product Poet

As previously mentioned in my post, A Celebration of Pi, today is March 14th, where we celebrate the best mathematical number Pi or 3.14159. In honor of Pi and my love for haiku, I’ve teamed up with Zazzle for a Pi Haiku Sweepstakes. A link with all the legal, mumbo jumbo and rules is here for the official rules directly from the Zazzle website.

Zazzle is a…

The Dunes at The Moon Palace

Day 6 Recap: The Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort

As we near the completion of a wonderful vacation at The Moon Palace Golf and Spa Resort in Cancun, Mexico, Day 6 was filled with 18 holes of golf, spa treatments, water activities on the FlowRider and several of us went on an excursion to Tulum.

As we approached the golf course I was a little nervous as there were about 100 golf carts…

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