Impromptu Rendezvous At Bubby's High Line

Last month I was lucky enough to spend the day with my good friend, Karina, and I begged her to come with me to Bubby's High Line, (the tagline is "defending the American table , also we steal recipes from Grandma's), a restaurant that I have heard so many great things about and I had saved on my Foursquare list. It was totally spontaneous and we weren't sure if we would have a long wait for a table, and on this beautiful clear night we lucked out and got to sit outside and dine al fresco....more

10 Tips For Dining Out With Kids

So, you've got a super special meal coming up, but you're DREADING taking the kids?  Or maybe you're dying to go on vacation but can't fathom the thought of your kids sitting through that many restaurant meals?Yeah.I've totally been there too.But never fear, moms and dads!  After implementing a few easy changes, now we actually ENJOY eating out with our kids.For real.Don't be held hostage in your kitchen for a moment longer!...more

I Love Salad Bars!

I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with salad bars.  I loved them and everyone else hated them....more

100 Birthday Freebies - REALLY!

Here's a list of 100 RESTAURANTS and stores that will give you FREE STUFF ON YOUR BIRTHDAY! Get the list on WhatMommyDoes ==>> 100 Birthday Freebies...more

VS Top 10: Best NYC Restaurants

This post was originally published on Typos are embarrassing, please ignore any formatting errors.  ...more

Food Adventures : Coriander

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My birthday surprise: The dinner of my dreams at The French Laundry

I love surprises! I love to receive them, to observe them and to create them. Recently, I was the recipient of the most extravagant and very unexpected surprise. A surprise of gargantuan proportions! My husband invited me to the dinner of my dreams at The French Laundry!...more

Happy Bastille Day: How to Serve (and Eat) a Cheese Course

Are you planning to visit France? Eat in a French restaurant? Meet your future French in-laws? There is a certain cheese etiquette that must be followed. ...more
I was in France recently and loved the cheese, as well as the wine, bread, anything really. I do ...more

Vegan Eats in St. Petersburg

Surrounded by water you can imagine there is lots of water sporting and outdoor, waterfront dining. And in St. Pete, you will also find a booming art community (in the photo, that’s a giant mustache in front of the Dali museum!) and yep, lots of great plant based eats! Let’s check it out! St. Petersburg is a lovely sea and bayside town on the west coast of Florida....more