Category Archives: cooking

Taking “stock”

TweetRecently, you may recall that I bought a brand new set of knives, complete with 8 different types of the shiny, sharp instruments. But after playing with them for a few months, I realized I don’t really know how to … Continue reading

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Heatin’ things up in the kitchen

TweetAs many of my readers will know, I am an “eater outer” not a “cooker inner.” I love going to new restaurants, trying crazy dishes, salivating over tasting menus and letting someone else clean up. However, since going on (yet … Continue reading

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Pizza cravings, and resolutions

TweetSo, as many Americans, I began 2013 with a vow to eat healthier and lose weight. Now, as a food, wine and travel blogger, this is exceptionally difficult – but I’m going to do it! To help me along the … Continue reading

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An interview with Celeb Chef Donatella Arpaia

TweetI had the pleasure of interviewing Donatella Arpaia – celebrity chef, regular Iron Chef judge and restaurater for the restaurant with her namesake, Donatella. She gave some great tips on how to bring fine dining home. Check them out in my … Continue reading

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