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 ››
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 ››
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 ››
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 ››
Ever since Bon Appetit magazine named Pass & Provisions, Houston, as one of the best new restaurants in America 2013 - I had been dying to check it out for myself. There were 49 other restaurants on this list, but what stuck with me about this place is it’s unusual concept. It is … Continue Reading ››
I have just had this vision. A vision of my perfect world. Here is how it unfolds.... each morning my doorbell rings. I open the door and I find a box of fresh Laduree macarons. Delivered. JUST FOR ME!!! Aaahhh ...
The moment I walked into the Laduree shop … Continue Reading ››
Last weekend we had LOTS of family over from AZ, NJ and MA. The house buzzed with activity all weekend long, the conversation un-paused, and our kitchen the center of all the action.
When the last of the guests left on Sunday, all I could get myself to do was cuddle up … Continue Reading ››
I am super excited about this new addition to Fairfield County food scene. It brings back many childhood memories. Memories that I have tried to re-live ever since I set foot in the US. Often coming close ... yet not close enough to that taste, that sensation, that feeling of pure pleasure and … Continue Reading ››