Coconut’s Fish Tacos
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Coconut’s Fish Tacos

After a long hike in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve in Scottsdale, Arizona, my hiking buddy Darrel and I needed to refuel after time in the desert sun.  We wanted a spot where we could go in our post-hike sweaty glory so we picked Coconut’s Fish Café.  Darrel had lived in Scottsdale for years and knew … Continue reading

Globally Inspired Comfort Food at Park & Main
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Globally Inspired Comfort Food at Park & Main

If you’re looking for a great lunch spot in Breckenridge, Colorado, Park and Main should be on your list.  My friend Melissa and I enjoyed a late lunch at this spot known for its Bloody Marys, upscale food at downscale prices, unique flavor combinations, and comfort food.  It’s globally inspired cuisine using locally sourced ingredients. … Continue reading

Oysters and Chowder in San Fran
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Oysters and Chowder in San Fran

We have our favorite dining spots on my annual girls shopping trip in San Francisco, but I always love to try at least one new restaurant every year. This year my friend Tanji introduced me to Hog Island Oyster Co.  We broke off from our group to explore the farmers market at the Ferry Building. … Continue reading

Nest Public House’s Lettuce Wraps
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Nest Public House’s Lettuce Wraps

While at a conference at Viceroy Snowmass, I popped in to Nest Public House for lunch and found what’s my new fav for a quick lunch or dinner. The lettuce wraps are delicious, healthy, and easy to make.  Here’s the twist – add hummus! So take a butter lettuce leaf, add a dollop of hummus … Continue reading

Randevu’s Green BLT
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Randevu’s Green BLT

My dad always enjoyed taking Sunday drives so on Father’s Day my mom and I did just that.  We drove up to Cashiers from Greenville, South Carolina, with no idea where we were going to eat.  To our delight in the small mountain town in North Carolina, we found a quaint cafe perfect for lunch … Continue reading