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HOORAY For The New Season Of Westport Farmers’ Market

The date was on my calendar for weeks!  On May 18th 2017, Westport Farmers’ Market launched its new season.  And just like opening day each year, the market was packed with notable farmers, food and drink vendors, chefs, foodies, media…. and me!   🙂  I wouldn’t … Continue Reading ››

Greenwich WINE+FOOD Festival 2016

Listen up people, or else you may say later that I didn’t warn you!   

The ultra-fabulous and ultra-fun, annual Greenwich Wine+Food Festival (hosted by Serendipity magazine) is returning to Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich on Friday September 23 - Saturday September 24 … Continue Reading ››

Healthy Can Be Surprisingly Tasty!

Who knew!

I have to admit, I generally steer clear of healthy eats because more often than not, they tend to be bland and boring.  After all, a juicy burger or a yummy steak layered with fat are deliciously irresistible.  And I can’t even imagine eating a baked donut instead of it being fried … Continue Reading ››

Another Season. Another Reason to Celebrate!

I love Love LOVE farmers’ markets.  And one in particular holds a very special place in my heart.  The Westport Farmers’ Market, a brainchild of Paul Newman and chef Michel Nischan, has grown by leaps and bounds since its inception in 2006.  It is a meeting ground for up to 45 incredible … Continue Reading ››

A Chance To Attend THE Foodie Event Of The Year!

I must sound like a broken record by now…. but each year I can’t help raving about the greatest and the most talked-about foodie event in Fairfield county!  I still can’t believe we are so lucky as to have a fantabulous food and wine festival happening practically in our backyards.  I mean, who … Continue Reading ››

Let’s Go To Greenwich WINE+FOOD Festival

Aways such a blast!  I have been a HUGE fan of this outstanding culinary event.  I have been going there since they first started 5 years ago!  And over the years I have seen it grow and succeed by leaps and bounds.  It’s orchestrators, ie: the team at Serendipity magazine really know … Continue Reading ››

How Many Ways Shall I Enjoy My Lobstah!

I just couldn’t say “No” to a recent invitation to check out the updated menu at LobsterCraft in Darien.  I have followed captain Mike all over Fairfield county since he first started his business in a food truck.  He has since expanded with a brick and mortar location in Darien as … Continue Reading ››

Perfect Holiday Gift For Young Adults On Your List

When it comes to food, we are are living in the most exciting times ever!  We find ourselves in a new culinary landscape that pulls from old traditions and adds a generous dose of modern and contemporary.  Rare ingredients are becoming mainstream. New cooking techniques being implemented by professional and home cooks alike. … Continue Reading ››

I Feel Lucky. Oh, So Lucky!

How many people do you know, who can honestly say that they LOVE going to work?  No many, right?  For the most part ours is a culture centered around weekends and weekend-activities.  But what if there is something that makes our otherwise grueling work-week a bit more fun? Something to look forward to?  … Continue Reading ››

Lobster Is A Craft!

After about a year and half of chasing down “the truck” all around Fairfield county ... checking its status and location updates on the internet and social media, navigating the perpetually crowded roads and highways, meandering through area’s Farmers Markets on days when the truck was supposed to show up ..... this exhausted foodie … Continue Reading ››