I was in a desperate need of a break. The last time that we went on vacation was to Chicago in the smack middle of winter in 2013. This year, I needed some sun on my skin and sand between my toes.Read More
It’s been a remarkable year. Looking back at my Flickr feed, it’s apparent that I ate very well. Exceptionally well. Ridiculously, unreasonably well.Read More
Typically, half of my travel photos comprise of various cocktails, wines, and spirits that I’ve imbibed. As a change of pace, I took a quickie trip down to Seattle, WA to spend a few days with a family that I love dearly. Over the weekend, I responded promptly whenever the youngin’ called for “Auntie Mel”. With two young and exceedingly sweet kids (at the best of time) in tow, I explored some of Seattle’s best kid friendly restaurants.Read More
In the Best Restaurant Meals series, I curate my most noteworthy nosh from the past week(s) with mobile photos.
Here’s what I ate when I was away on a mini vacation in Seattle last weekend.Read More
Think Portland, Oregon and funky food trucks, freshly roasted coffee, and craft beer immediately comes to mind. Two weekends ago, I tornado’ed through the city to explore what else defines their eclectic food scene.Read More
Sure, we talk about farm-to-fork dining but do we ever walk the walk? I’ll be first to admit that I’ve never done any farm work in my life. Try to contain your shock. I am, however, a firm believe that meeting the people behind my food makes it taste better.Read More