Grande Lux Cafe on National Dessert Day!

October 14, 2016

I took a little blogging hiatus and I am back and ready to make you hungry. Today is National Dessert Day and I am going to make you crave something sweet. Last week I was invited to sample some desserts from  Grand Lux Cafe and believe me, it was a very sweet evening. First, the wonderful people at Grand […]

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Atlantic City Eats and Restaurant Week 2016

March 5, 2016

Tomorrow starts Atlantic City restaurant week and I was able to sample some of the great restaurants they have to offer.   Last week they had a wonderful preview at The Borgata. The room that the event was held in was really beautiful. They had over a dozen restaurants with samples from their menu. I was with my partner in […]

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A Dallas Texas Food Getaway

February 29, 2016

I’m back to my blog and I have to say I’ve been eating pretty well lately. Two weeks ago, the family and I took a nice long weekend trip to the Dallas/ Fort Worth area.  We did some fun things and ate way too much. I don’t like to tell secrets like this but I […]

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Local Summer Eats

September 4, 2015
summer 2015 eats

Summer is almost over and my kids have gone back to school. But what a summer it was! Of course, food was included in all our vacations and outings. While we ate fabulous meals at restaurants on vacation, I am lucky to live in a place that has great food. Whether it was local NJ or […]

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The Best Meatball Recipe from It Ain’t Sauce It’s Gravy

January 29, 2015

I hope you are hungry because today we are talking meatballs. Let me first tell you that I am a meatball snob. I very rarely order them at a restaurant. Back in the summer I had the opportunity to go to a wonderful media dinner at Martorano’s in Atlantic City.  Boy, does Steve Martorano know how […]

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

December 19, 2013
new CH SM (2)

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

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
The Capital Grille 1

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

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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