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My 9 Favorite Badass Chefs’ Quotes

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on March 23, 2018 by sandy axelrod 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 forward to a time...

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Penne With Tuna, Capers And Raisins

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on February 22, 2018 by sandy axelrod 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. This is a dish that I made first...

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Pizza

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on February 15, 2018 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Is there anyone out there who doesn’t like pizza? I didn’t think so. Steve and I love pizza. We have tried many versions and loved most of them. Growing up in Philly...

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Mourning The Loss Of Legendary French Chef Paul Bocuse

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on February 7, 2018 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) I am sad to tell you that legendary French Chef Paul Bocuse passed away a couple of weeks ago at the age of 91. The culinary world has certainly lost a legend. He was...

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Two Chefs Change Food In North Carolina

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on January 15, 2018 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) About 10 years ago two chefs opened their first restaurants in North Carolina and changed how people think about food. The more Steve and I visit North Carolina the...

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Barry’s Cafe In Cary, NC

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on January 10, 2018 by sandy axelrod 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. For Sunday Brunch we...

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Cinébistro

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on January 3, 2018 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) One visit to Cinébistro was all it took to spoil us forever! I know there are several movie theaters around the country that have cushy reclining seats that are comfy...

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Christmas Dinner 2017

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on December 27, 2017 by sandy axelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) I hope all of you enjoyed a fabulous Christmas dinner! Ours was spectacular. In our family and circle of friends our Christmas meal and our Thanksgiving meal...

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Exploring Raleigh, North Carolina

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on December 20, 2017 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Since our son and his wife moved to Raleigh, North Carolina last year we have enjoyed exploring the Raleigh area each time we visit. And with each visit we find new...

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Angie’s, Great Breakfast in Garner, NC!

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on December 13, 2017 by sandy axelrod 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 holiday festivities....

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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on November 22, 2017 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) Knowing that we were driving to and from the Jersey Shore, our dear friend Trish invited us to visit her in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. And we were thrilled to take...

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Atlantic City Bar And Grill

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on November 1, 2017 by sandy axelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) Before I tell you about our evening at Atlantic City Bar and Grill I would like to share a little more about my Jersey Shore. Over the many years (more than I’d...

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Our Day In Philly

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on October 25, 2017 by sandy axelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) Spending a day in Philadelphia is always on our agenda when we go to the Jersey Shore. It only takes a little over an hour from Atlantic City to downtown Philly....

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Our Pilgrimage To Chef Vola

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on October 18, 2017 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) I know it’s weird to have a pilgrimage to a restaurant but Chef Vola is that kind of place. This is one of those spots that we absolutely must dine at every single...

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Gilchrist Restaurant Atlantic City, NJ

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on October 11, 2017 by sandy axelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) One of the things I like best about visiting the Jersey Shore is being able to reconnect with old friends. And breakfast at Gilchrist’s Marina Restaurant was the...

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Steve And Cookie’s Margate, New Jersey

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on October 4, 2017 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) In the era that I spent summering at the Jersey Shore dining out was not the highlight. There were a couple of really good fine dining restaurants and for the most...

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The Jersey Shore

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on September 27, 2017 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) After eight long years we finally returned to our old summer stomping ground the Jersey Shore. Those of you who have been reading my blog for a while know that our...

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Rosh Hashana – The Jewish New Year

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on September 20, 2017 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) For those of us of the Jewish faith we will be celebrating the new year beginning this evening, September 20 at sundown. To all of you who celebrate I wish you a...

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Hurricane Irma!

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on September 7, 2017 by sandy axelrod Leave a Comment (Edit) Hurricane Irma is threatening South Florida and will be here in a couple of days. My husband, puppy and I are evacuating to stay safe and avoid dealing with...

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Poole’s Diner

Originally published on Food and Fond Memories on August 30, 2017 by sandy axelrod 0 Comments (Edit) It seems like eons since we were in Raleigh, North Carolina having dinner at Poole’s Diner and I just realized I never told you about how wonderful it was. Chef Ashley...

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