WoW = Whiskies of the World
Nov14

WoW = Whiskies of the World

WoW ~ Whiskies & Cigars & Chocolates Oh My! It must be Whiskies of the World. I’ve been looking forward to the night Whiskies of the World would make it’s way back to Atlanta and on November 4th Director Douglas Smith opened the doors again. Proceeds from the event benefited the North Atlanta Rotary Foundation. Thank you Whiskies of the World for the VIP media pass. My entree to the event was complementary and all...

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Give Me Five for No Kid Hungry
Sep11

Give Me Five for No Kid Hungry

I walked into the party.… As I walked into the posh Atlanta Athletic Club the words from Carly Simon’s song You’re So Vain played in my head which was odd because the party, Give Me Five, was a charity event for a well deserving campaign* No Kid Hungry. I am sure the people attending were not “so vain.” But still you know when a song gets stuck in your head… However, the lyrics that did make sense...

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Vino Venue ~ Food Blogger Tasting
Aug18

Vino Venue ~ Food Blogger Tasting

Stepping into Vino Venue you might ask, “What exactly is Vino Venue?” Well, Vino Venue is an interesting concept which combines a restaurant, wine bar, retail wine store, cooking and wine classes and culinary, competitive, team experiences in one location. Needless to say there is a talented team working behind the scenes to pull off this type of “venue!” Disclaimer: This post is part of an influencer blogger...

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Celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
Aug02

Celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

Happy National Ice Cream Sandwich Day! August 2nd is definitely a day to celebrate. Recently I received a copy of food blogger Irvin Lin’s new cookbook Marbled, Swirled And Layered. Reading cookbooks is a happy time for me (as is eating ice cream!). I especially appreciated that Irvin Lin encourages his readers to experiment with his basic recipes. In fact, he even provides suggestions. Disclaimer: This post is part of an...

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Atlanta’s Twelve Eighty Restaurant 2017 Spring/Summer Food Blogger Tasting
Jul25

Atlanta’s Twelve Eighty Restaurant 2017 Spring/Summer Food Blogger Tasting

This post is part of an influencer blogger program. I received no monetary compensation although the meal was complementary. All comments and opinions are those of the author. From Peachtree Street, in the Midtown neighborhood of Atlanta, you can easily see the beautiful award winning buildings that comprise the Woodruff Arts Center. The Art Center is home to performing arts – Alliance Theatre, music – Atlanta Symphony...

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Run For The Roses ~ Chef M’s Birthday
Jul05

Run For The Roses ~ Chef M’s Birthday

This post is part of an influencer blogger program. I received no monetary compensation although meals were complementary. All comments and opinions are those of the author. For my friend Chef M aka Melissa Pelkay-Hass, The Front Porch Gourmet, this year the Run for the Roses (Kentucky Derby) was an extra special day. It was her birthday! and Melissa intended to celebrate in style (!) and invited friends to join her for not one but...

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