Chicago Cupcake Crawl

Thanks to @jackvinson tweet this morning and he introduced his twitter followers to Tammy Green’s book, “Chicago Cupcake Crawl” a book I will probably find very valuable and enlightening. I love cupcakes! In April I was introduced to More Cupcakes – Chicago. A great name for a cupcake shop and an excellent tasting cupcake. What made More Cupcakes taste even … Read More

Tea and scones in London

I know “afternoon tea” isn’t really something Londoners actually do (or have time for!), but I couldn’t resist taking an afternoon out with some friends (none of whom happened to be British, btw) for it. We went to the Orangery at Kensington Gardens, which is a beautiful restaurant: The food came out in courses and not one of those tiered … Read More

ballpark food: Miller Park and Racing Sausages

Miller Park is the beautiful modern home of the Milwaukee Brewers. It also features uniquely Midwestern delicacies not found anywhere else. Let’s take a short tour: Would you like some Kettle Corn? Here, it rates its own stand. But really, it’s all about the sausages. Here are some brats, cooking up for a ravenous crowd. What’s that you say? You … Read More

ballpark food: Wrigley Field & Chicago Dogs

Don’t eat it. No, seriously. I was warned by my boyfriend, who went to school in Chicago, that the food at Wrigley is terrible, that people go to the McDonald’s across the street and bring that food into the game. I ignored this, and decided instead to follow the suggestion of a Wrigley Field usher, who recommended the Italian beef … Read More

Daily Eats Swallows 1/2 Foot Hot Dog

> There are all sorts of hot dog eating contests. But where can you get a delicious 1/2 lb hot dog that you can simply enjoy? Daily Eats takes you to Juniors in Times Square. What’s summer without hot dogs? Visit Juniors in Times Square! The outdoor cafe is a wonderful way to see Broadway. Don’t forget to try Juniors … Read More

Daily Eats Afternoon Snack

Daily Eats Food Lover’s Podcast #116Procrastinating, I knew I needed an afternoon snack so I whipped up a Daily Eats Snack – Tery’s Very Special Casadia. Click to listen:

Super Bowl Sunday, a day of contest and day of great eating!

I can sure say Super Bowl Sundays are my favorite sports days. The game is great, commercials entertaining, and the food awesome. And today was a great day of victory for my favorite team, New England Patriots. Go Team! Favorite commercial goes to Career Builder! The monkeys were great. Most boring goes to Budweiser. We had enough with the animals. … Read More

Pizza, Pizza, Pizza

You can’t fool a kid who grew up in Waterbury, Connecticut about pizza. To this day nothing compares to Dominic’s Pizza in Waterbury especially the sausage pizza. They made their own sausage and it fried in small round balls. Though some pizza aficionados would argue that in New Haven’s Italian section of Wooster Square, Sally’s and/or Pepe’s serves the best … Read More