• chuy’s

    “Do they have a nacho car?” –Mom Clearly, this was the first questioned she asked me. My mom is a Texan, the original Chuy’s was born in Austin in 1982.…

  • zada jane’s corner cafe

    Zada Jane’s is a breakfast joint. They serve lunch and dinner too, but serve breakfast all day. I went there once for dinner right after I moved to Charlotte, and I ordered…

    snapshots

    A lot has been going on here recently–a week at the beach, celebrating a good friend’s upcoming nuptials and some fun foodie events! 1. I was…

    upstream

    Upstream was at the very top of our list to try for this summer’s Queen’s Feast. AJ grew up near the water and I’ve spent a…

    holy city brewing

    It was project avoid downtown Charleston the day after the Cooper River Bridge Run (we had scheduled a three day weekend, so the traipsing around downtown…

    heirloom

    I’ve been blogging for a little over a year now, and my recent blogiversary has helped my reflect on my little space on the Internet. Recently,…

    blue

    Blue delivers on classic flavors in a classic environment. While Blue’s focus is on mediterranean cuisine, Chef Gene Briggs delivers a myriad of flavors from across…

    snapshots

    July has been crazy busy for me, so I am excited to have a whole week off work and go on a real vacation. This weekend, I’m…

    snapshots

    Three weeks ago, I went to Wisconsin for to eat some cheese, drink some beer, and spend time with some of my best friends (it was…