Hi, thanks for visiting The Traveling Locavores! We would love for you to get to know us better. We are Sandy and Steve Axelrod and after almost 50 years of wedded bliss and stressful careers we are living our dream.

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The RV Search Begins

Last week Steve and I decided that it was time for our RV search to begin so he started by looking on Craig’s List to see if there were any for sale near us. Since we enjoyed our 35-foot Damon...

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Who Are The Traveling Locavores?

We would like to introduce ourselves to you for those of you who don’t already know us. We are Sandy and Steve aka The Traveling Locavores. According to the dictionary a locavore is “a person...

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Happy Passover And Easter

March 30, 2018 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Like many of you I am busy preparing for the upcoming holiday. In my case Passover. A Trio of Passover Treats Photo Credit: Sandy Axelrod As we do...

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My 9 Favorite Badass Chefs’ Quotes

March 23, 2018 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) These 9 badass female chefs have made some of my favorite statements and I want to share them with you. I think you agree with me that we are looking...

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Penne With Tuna, Capers And Raisins

February 22, 2018 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Penne with Tuna, Capers and Raisins all began years ago… long before my cookbook, Affairs to Remember, was more than a just a dream. Penne with...

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February 15, 2018 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Is there anyone out there who doesn’t like pizza? I didn’t think so. Holy Shiitake Pizza from Mellow Mushroom Photo Credit: Sandy Axelrod Steve...

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Two Chefs Change Food In North Carolina

January 15, 2018 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) About 10 years ago two chefs opened their first restaurants in North Carolina and changed how people think about food. Chef Vivian Howard and her...

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Barry’s Cafe In Cary, NC

January 10, 2018 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Whenever we visit our son and his wonderful wife we always like to find cool places to go out for breakfast. And our last trip was no exception....

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January 3, 2018 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) One visit to Cinébistro was all it took to spoil us forever! Placing my order at Cinébistro Photo Credit: Steve Axelrod View from our seats at...

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Christmas Dinner 2017

December 27, 2017 by sandyaxelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) I hope all of you enjoyed a fabulous Christmas dinner! Eve’s Cherished Christmas Tree Photo Credit: Steve Axelrod Ours was spectacular. In...

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Exploring Raleigh, North Carolina

December 20, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Since our son and his wife moved to North Carolina last year we have enjoyed exploring the Raleigh area each time we visit. And with each visit we...

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Angie’s, Great Breakfast in Garner, NC!

December 13, 2017 by sandyaxelrod 0 Comments (Edit) As has been our tradition since our son flew the coop, we celebrate Thanksgiving together. This year we went to Raleigh, North Carolina for the...

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