CHOUX – ooh la la, hon!

I was hoping to make a trip to Paris this year (my best friend lives there…she’s a lucky girl) but sadly, it’s not in the cards right now. But now …
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Vino Rosina – so much more than a wine bar

I’d been hearing a lot of buzz about Vino Rosina lately and I visited the restaurant to check it out for myself. I had been once before for dinner …
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Wit & Wisdom: A first for me

That’s me. Taking it all in. The wood-fired lamb at Wit & Wisdom.

I’ve never been one for fancy restaurants. Don’t get me wrong, I love great food and …
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Housemade pasta, creative pizza, local craft beer and more at Birroteca



I think I’m in love. With a restaurant. Birroteca. And it’s literally a minute from my house, so…an affair has ensued. I think I’ve told everyone I know …
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Good eats in Charm City

What’s the best meal you’ve had in B’more recently? That’s a tough one. For me, it’s more than just the food. It’s the people I’m with, the surroundings, the service, …
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PABU: Small plates, big fun in Harbor East

  PABU: Fabulous Japanese food and an expansive sake selection in the Four Seasons Hotel – in the coolest neighborhood in B’more, Harbor East. Sure my ‘hood of Hampden …
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A perfect fit in Hampden

Finally. A new restaurant in my ‘hood recently that is not only a nice place to go for dinner, but also comfy (nice but not too fancy) and not overpriced – …
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No regrets

Not one regret…but plenty of love.

Gypsy brewer Brian Strumke of Stillwater Artisanal Ales and Ted Stelzenmuller, chef and co-owner of Jack’s Bistro in Canton have come together to open one …
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Happy shoppers in the Hampdens

So, finally. It’s so exciting. Big stuff. After months and months of speculation, uncertainty and driving out of the neighborhood for a nicer option, Hampden has a nice, clean, well-stocked grocery …
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Gastro Goodness

In my twelve years in the Hampdens, I’d walked by the Aveue Diner at the corner of 36th + Elm a hundred times. Quite the non-descript, local joint. Always seemed fine, but nothing …
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