Super Bowl Sunday, a day of contest and day of great eating!

I can sure say Super Bowl Sundays are my favorite sports days. The game is great, commercials entertaining, and the food awesome. And today was a great day of victory for my favorite team, New England Patriots. Go Team! Favorite commercial goes to Career Builder! The monkeys were great. Most boring goes to Budweiser. We had enough with the animals. … Read More

Where’s the Beef from?

It was a lovely shopping therapy day. After shopping we needed our daily lunch and we searched for it like trying to find a needle in a haystack. First we looked for the Asian Diner I spotted one night driving home but couldn’t remember exactly where it was located. Then searched for the Mexican restaurant. Couldn’t find that either. So … Read More

My Florist and Phoenix First Fridays

My Florist It was a very busy First Fridays for Phoenix. And every restaurant in the gallery goers’ path knows it’s all about preparation and timing to satisfy patrons. I was eager to have a stellar evening with my posse of food critics. We arrived at My Florist around 7p.m. Contemporary style open space restaurant all the elements I love … Read More

Daily Eats: 98 South Wine Bar and Kitchen

Invited to dinner by the lovely Vivian Valenty, we chose 98 South Wine Bar and Kitchen as a place to relax and enjoy a friendly evening. 98, the year of Internet Enlightenment, no wonder I like the name of this new swanky restaurant and wine bar located in center of Chandler, AZ at 98 S. San Marcos Plaza. And I … Read More

The Great Cheesecake Debate

There are cheesecakes and than there is NY Style Cheesecake. NYPD Pizza boasts a NY Cheesecake. Great creamy smooth taste but not the consistency of a true NY Cheesecake, which is thick, thick and very thick and creamy. We all agreed the raspberry cheesecake at NYPD is still great. The Bota Bing Chocolate is very nice thick chocolate cake. Not … Read More

I See Pancakes in the Grand Canyon – 020305

I have this thing about seeing food in almost everything I look at. Now that’s what I call food obsessed. Mike Buchheit, lustrous field director of the Grand Canyon Field Institute, was giving a colorful and informative presentation at REI in Tempe on trials and tribulations of Grand Canyon water rafting. Packed full of great slides depicting rafting adventures of … Read More

12:19 pm I’m hungry for my Daily Lunch

I’ve already traveled 50 miles back and forth this morning. I had a 9am meeting in Chandler. I have to confess I didn’t have a good breakfast, no it was bad breakfast. Now I’m feeling bad, hungry and thinking about lunch. Lunch will probably be salad with fresh cut carrots, red onions, farm fresh tomatoes, all sitting on a bed … Read More

013105 – Talk of The Town and Inspiration of Mary Lou Quinlan

The Talk of The Town We were truly the talk of the town at Tott’s Asian Diner located in Tempe on Guadalupe and McClintock. Originally, having plans to dine at C Fu, but Vivian Valenty said she had a bad food experience there. Yes, Vivian Valenty of VB Cosmetics joined Kim and Mike Buchheit, Joyce and Tony Spataro and myself, … Read More

Elvis is Alive and Well In Gilbert, AZ

I decided we needed to break out of our comfort zone and investigate the other side of the Phoenix tracks and go to Gilbert, AZ. My mom mentioned a section of Gilbert she wanted to explore. She had eyed a little store on the corner of Williams Field and Higley Roads called Country Casa. Do not let looks dictate your … Read More

Ultimate Food Blog

I was searching food blogs on Google and the first entry to appear is Paul McCann’s Food Blog. The coolest food blog ever. Paul has created the ultimate food lover’s blog. Impressive aesthetically with comprehensive listings of food blogs, food editorials, recipes, and so much more. Food Blog is passionate about food.