Foodie Finds is our unique series of Best Places to Eat in different cities around the world.
It arose from my love of great food in Seattle - I couldn't stop writing about the great food we'd eaten there! I expanded it to Minneapolis, and then St. Paul - also great food cities, with a plethora of fantastic food options!
Portugal had long been on my list to visit for many years, but somehow despite living in Europe for over seven years, I never managed to make it over there. I have heard so many great things about Lisbon that I knew I had to make it happen, so last year my boyfriend and I decided it was time to book our tickets.
My youngest looked puzzled when I first asked her to go and get a small toy for me so that I could put it in my cake.
“You’re going to put a toy in our cake?” she asked.ShareThis
Do you love Japanese food, but feel intimidated by the great attention to detail that Japanese cooks do? Never fear – I am a quick cook who loves easy meals.
Amatriciana is a simple, delicious sauce you can make while the water for your pasta is boiling! Move over, regular old ragu, because this savory porky tomato sauce is my favorite go-to winter sugo (pasta sauce)! For centuries, it has been prepared with guanciale di maiale (cured pigs cheek) and grated local pecorino (sheep’s milk cheese).ShareThis
Love coffee? Want to find a fresh coffee roaster in Grand Rapids, Michigan? For, to be honest, there's nothing in the world like freshly roasted coffee. It's not only addictive, it's refreshing and just lovely.