Category Archives: Restaurants

Wise Words from Michael Pollan

I came across this video tonight and had to share it on the blog. Michael Pollan is one of the leading experts on the food industry, and I recommend his work to anyone interested. In this video, Pollan explains how … Continue reading

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Scenes from a Summer Vacation

I’ve been home from my summer vacation for a few days now, but I’m already ready to go back! I loved five straight days of sleeping in, being outside, and having no set schedule. My boyfriend and I started off … Continue reading

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Scenes from a Summer Weekend

Another trip to the farmers market Saturday morning: Another breakfast at Luna’s: A trip home: Some exercise: A dinner date with my brother at Vivace: And a Sunday summer sky:

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Favorite Foods in Charlotte

Recently I’ve had a lot of occasions to eat out in Charlotte. Between friends visiting, family in town, birthdays, Mothers Day and Fathers Day, I’ve done more restaurant hopping than usual. With out-of-town guests especially, I have been asked to recommend … Continue reading

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Scenes from a Summer Weekend

A trip to the farmers market. A friend to do the heavy lifting. Summer salads. A neighborhood walk. A trip to The Common Market. Breakfast at Luna’s. PBR’s Banana Muffins.

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Soda Series: Bloomberg’s Battle

This may be old news by now, but have you heard about the latest war against soda? Source New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has proposed a ban on some sales of large sodas and sugar-based beverages in New York City. … Continue reading

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Sustainable Saturday

I woke up early this morning with my mom for two of my favorite weekend activities – a trip to the regional farmers market and breakfast at Luna’s. I first learned about the benefits of farmers markets when I watched Food, Inc., … Continue reading

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