Ja’ Grill Chicago

I was looking for something different for Sunday brunch and came across Ja’ Grill on W. Armitage. Ja’ Grill serves up authentic Jamaican cuisine. For brunch I had Jerk Chicken bone-in chicken, dry rubbed with jamaican jerk herbs and spices marinated and finished on a charcoal grill, with Ital stew which consists of callaloo, butter beans, carrots, onions and mixed … Read More

Kamehachi North Brook, IL

I enjoyed a lovely day in North Brook, IL with Elaine Paque and Jeremy Lieb. We had dinner at Kamehachi. This is the Wonderful Maki…it lives up to its name. Roberto, the sushi chef created this Maki masterpiece. He made about a dozen while we were sitting at the sushi bar. I enjoyed watching him use a torch to carmelize … Read More

Ben’s Chili Bowl – Rocks

Ben’s Chili Bowl is one of those special places you have to visit. The oil grilled hotdog with Ben’s famous chili is AWESOME. When you bite into the crispy skin of a Ben’s Chili Dog your tongue is in for a treat. This tactile moment includes crunchiness, spiciness, heat, and all the goodness of premium pork hot dog. Ben’s is … Read More

Spike’s Jukeyard Dogs – Boston

Another great hot dog place – Spike’s Jukeyard Dogs in Boston. Spike’s Jukeyard Dogs Boston Boylston Street1076 Boylston Street (Corner of Mass Ave), Boston, MA 02115 Phone: Hours: Sun-Wed 11AM-1AM, Thu-Sat 11AM-2AM

Chicago Daily Eats: Pane Caldo

I’ve always admired Chicago for its beauty and architectural acumen. I lived briefly in Chicago enjoyed the luster of the city and well groomed streets. Unlike, New York – don’t get me wrong New York raised me from a poor country girl to one who appreciates the finer things in life – Chicago has a plan for living. That plan … Read More

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Jani Chinese & Japanese Cuisine

Jani is a Chinese and Japanese restaurant with themed interior. Jani is located in Milford, CT. I had the pleasure of dining there with Joyce and Elaine. The food nice not overwhelming with spice as some Chinese restaurants tend to be. I enjoyed the chicken with hoisin sauce and beef scallions with wraps. We tried the cold sesame noodles. I … Read More

Real Simple Roasted Fennel Onion and Salmon

Real Simple’s recipe for Roasted Fennel Red Onion and Salmon. I ordered all the ingredients from Fresh Direct. This recipe is no hassle and easy to make and tastes delicious. Prep takes about 10 minutes. Roast vegetables for 20 minutes. Bake the salmon for about 10-12 minutes. This yummy recipe is about 395 calories. I fell in love with fennel … Read More