Monthly Archives: August 2012

School Days!

School is back in session and what better way to celebrate than at these bars on college night?

What is “Extra Virgin?”

If you’re a fan of the Cooking Channel, perhaps you have tuned in to the show Extra Virgin. I wrote this piece on Olive Oil for the show’s blog, Under the Tuscan Gun. Trust me, there’s a LOT you don’t know about Olive Oil… check it out.

Music while you Munch

My husband is a man of many talents, be it behind a camera, on a sports field, manning the grill, or sitting at a drum kit. As a drummer, he’s played at some pretty cool venues, like Mohegan Sun and the Capitol Theater. But my personal favorite places we’ve gone for him to play have been the chill, laid back joints with decent food (I can’t help it, I love stuffing my face), where we can just relax and have a good time. Here are some of the places I’ve had the most fun listening to live music while enjoying something tasty.

Does Chick-fil-A “Taste Like Hate” to you?

With the recent news that the accused vandal of a Chick-fil-A restaurant (who claimed the food “tastes like hate”) will not be facing felony charges, I am reminded of the article I wrote on the popular fast food chain. In the heat of this election year, who knew that fast food could become so political? Further reading