restaurants

The New Smashburger in Cherry Hill and a GIVEAWAY for my NJ Peeps!

December 19, 2013
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GIVEAWAY CLOSED. Congrats to Tammy! There is a new kid on the block that I want to be friends with in Cherry Hill, NJ. His name is Smashburger. Back in February, I attended the opening of the Glassboro Smashburger and loved it. I am really happy that I now have a location much closer to […]

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Weekend Bits and Bites

December 7, 2013
flowers

Happy Saturday to all! Just showing off the beautiful flowers my hubby got me to brighten up my week. We were married on Thanksgiving weekend and the colors remind me of my wedding flowers. Have you started your holiday baking? Lisa from Snappy Gourmet has a slew of good cookie recipes on her blog. Check out her […]

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Bits and Bites

July 22, 2013
Lyfe meals

I am still without a kitchen but things are really coming along. The recessed lighting and hardwood floors are done. Tomorrow they will start delivering our cabinets and I am really excited.  In just a few more weeks, I will be cooking away in my new kitchen. In order to keep the little love handles […]

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Cherry Hill Mall Restaurant Week

June 27, 2013
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This past week I became a homeless cook due to my kitchen renovations.   I have no stove, no sink and no oven. Things could be worse as I have a spanking new refrigerator in my garage, two grills and a smoker in my backyard, and a microwave plus coffee maker in my family room. […]

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Phillips Seafood Cook, Crack and Eat

May 30, 2013
lobster

For full disclosure, my daughter and I  received a complementary lunch from Phillips Seafood in Atlantic City. I was not compensated for this post.  As usual, all opinions are my own. About two weeks ago, my daughter and I experienced seafood heaven. We were invited as guests to one of Phillips Seafood’s Cook, Crack and […]

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The New Smashburger In Glassboro, NJ

February 8, 2013
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When it comes to eating out, I am not much of a fast food girl. I am not into driving through a window, getting my food in a bag then shoving a sandwich into my face to notice in the mirror that I have ketchup on my nose and mustard on my chin. Sometimes there […]

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Table 31 in Philadelphia

October 23, 2012

I am an adventurous eater but my husband is not.  He has gotten better with trying new dishes in the last couple of years. He now eats his veggies and will even try certain types of seafood.  But this past week was a real first for him.  He actually ate snails and enjoyed them. Last […]

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Good Eats in New York City

May 18, 2012

WARNING: THE FOLLOWING MATERIAL WILL MAKE YOU VERY HUNGRY New York City has to be one of my favorite food cities. There is so much to eat and you can get anything at any time. Want Chinese at 2am? No problem. Want antipasto at 10am?  That’s not a problem either. If you are willing to […]

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Seasons 52 New Autumn Menu

October 8, 2011

Two weeks ago, I was invited to a media dinner at Seasons 52 in Cherry Hill, NJ to preview the new autumn menu. Seasons 52 is a fresh grill and wine bar that offers a seasonally inspired menu in a warm but trendy atmosphere. I was really impressed with everything that was served. Believe it or […]

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Cuba Libre Brunch Without Borders

July 10, 2011

A few weeks ago I was invited to a new brunch that Cuba Libre in Philadelphia just started. To celebrate their 10th anniversary, Cuba Libre has revamped their menu. Chef Guillermo Pernot recently spent time in Cuba cooking with friends and chefs. He brought back plenty of new recipes and inspiration and you can see […]

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