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Jazz Brunch at Commander’s Palace

Nothing says celebration like the Jazz Brunch at Commander's Palace in New Orleans! To continue our 50th Anniversary celebration we knew we wanted to follow our dinner the previous night at Restaurant R'evolution with the Sunday Jazz Brunch at Commander's Palace. As...

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Who Says Passover has to be Bland?

WHO SAYS PASSOVER HAS TO BE BLAND? ELEVATE YOUR DISHES TO “PASSOVER 2.0” WITH PEREG NATURAL FOODS PLETHORA OF PASSOVER SPICES AND RECIPES FROM NAOMI NACHMAN’S PERFECT FOR PESACH 45 Kosher for Passover Spices including KFP Za'atar (no seeds) Gluten-Free & Kosher...

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Perfect Wines for Passover

With Passover beginning on April 19, I thought I would share this informative press release with you about perfect wines for Passover. Enjoy celebrating this holiday with your family! PASSOVER 2019: PERFECT TIMING FOR EXCITING NEW WINE RELEASES WINE EXPERT GABRIEL...

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Cruise the Mississippi on the Steamboat Natchez

Cruise the Mississippi on the Steamboat Natchez, enjoy a delicious New Orleans buffet lunch and listen to a wonderful jazz band. The perfect combination for a fabulous afternoon! While Steve and I were in New Orleans celebrating our 50th Wedding Anniversary we were...

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Restaurant R’evolution NOLA

Restaurant R'evolution NOLA is the exquisite masterpiece collaboration of Chefs John Folse and Rick Tramonto that opened in 2012 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel. When Steve asked me where I wanted to dine on our actual anniversary my response was immediate. Restaurant...

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Israel by Foot

Remember those press releases I told you about yesterday? Here's another one about a new English-language hiking startup Israel by Foot. Media contact: Joe Berkofsky, Puder PR, New York Office: +1 (212) 558-9400; Cell: +1 (201) 669-6683; Joe@PuderPR.com NEW...

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Class A Hybrid Electric RV!

Volta Power Systems and Thor Industries have partnered to create the first-ever Class A Hybrid Electric RV! As a travel, food, and lifestyle blogger I receive many press releases that give me a first look at what is new in my niche. From time to time I will be sharing...

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Southern Food and Beverage Museum

The Southern Food and Beverage Museum in New Orleans is such an awesome attraction! This was actually the second time Steve and I visited the Southern Food and Beverage Museum. The first time was years ago and it was in a hard to find, much smaller space on the...

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Cousins Maine Lobster at the Morgan Street Food Hall

Visiting Cousins Maine Lobster at the Morgan Street Food Hall was a high priority for us on our last trip to Raleigh. Between Cousins Maine Lobster and Makus Empanadas, we figured we would be enjoying a delicious lunch. And we were so right. Steve and I had wanted to...

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Makus Empanadas at the Morgan Street Food Hall

On a recent trip to Raleigh, NC we visited Makus Empanadas at the Morgan Street Food Hall to try their fabulous empanadas. We had been wanting to check out the Morgan Street Food Hall for quite some time. But having connected with the owners on Instagram gave us the...

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Dickey’s BBQ Pit Cary NC

Dickey’s BBQ Pit Cary NC is just one location of a family-owned American barbecue restaurant chain based in Dallas, Texas. Dickey's BBQ Pit is really a true American success story. Way back in 1941, Travis Dickey established the restaurant which has now become the...

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Raleigh Farmers Market

Even though winters are cold the Raleigh Farmers Market is open year round! We love exploring farmers markets where ever we go. And the Raleigh Farmers Market, which is one of four Farmers Markets owned by the state of North Carolina and operated by the North Carolina...

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Chef José Garces’ Amada Offers Tapas at its Best

Chef José Garces' Amada offers tapas at its best at the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City NJ. Steve and I love dining tapas style. Most often when we go out to dinner we order several appetizers or small plates. Sometimes we order an entrée to share and sometimes...

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Chef Vola’s in Atlantic City NJ Never Disappoints

Chef Vola's in Atlantic City NJ never disappoints us. Not ever! And we have been dining there for almost 50 years. Chef Vola's in Atlantic City is one of those hidden gems that draws us back time and time again. The little red sauce Italian restaurant in the basement...

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Historic Smithville NJ

Historic Smithville NJ started as a simple stagecoach stop and has developed into an amazing way to spend a day, or even two. If you meander along the cobblestone walkways you will pass 60 shops with that hometown feel. You will cross footbridges and discover a...

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Another Great Meal at Steve and Cookie’s in Margate NJ

Once again we enjoyed another great meal at Steve and Cookie's in Margate NJ. It has become a tradition for Brian, Eve, Steve and I to dine at Steve and Cookie's every time we visit the Jersey shore. When a restaurant is as consistently good as Steve and Cookie's it...

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Crustless Key Lime Cheesecake

Yummy Crustless Key Lime Cheesecake is from the soon to be released book The Diabetes Cookbook for Electric Pressure Cookers. I received a review copy of Shelby Kinnard's and Simone Harounian's new book on "instant healthy meals for managing diabetes" last week and...

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Fun Things at the Jersey Shore

Take it from someone who grew up spending summers in Ventnor there are lots of fun things at the Jersey Shore! From the time I was born, I spent my summers at the Jersey Shore. Back in those days Atlantic City and the rest of the small towns on Absecon Island were...

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Balić Winery in Mays Landing, New Jersey

On our drive back from the Cape May County Zoo we drove past several signs for Balić Winery in Mays Landing, New Jersey. Since we had already detoured for a walk on the Wildwood boardwalk we decided to visit the Balić Winery another day. We were hungry and Jo Jo's...

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Jo Jo’s Pizza Galloway, New Jersey

If you are like us you have certain places you must eat at every time you visit an area. Jo Jo's Pizza Galloway, New Jersey is one of those places for us. We just can't travel to Atlantic City without making the short drive to Jo Jo's Pizza for their fabulous...

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