Category Archives: restaurant

Essensia Seasonal Supper

This delightful ‘seasonal supper’ and wine pairing was the first in a series put on by Chef Julie Frans, Essensia Restaurant at the Palms Hotel and Spa in Miami Beach. It’s become very popular to ‘educate’ us as to where our food comes from and a ‘seasonal supper’ with like minded folks was a nice…

Sakaya Kitchen, Midtown Miami

Richard Hale’s Dim Ssam A Go Go Food Truck debuts at Food Truck Fest Celebrating Sakaya Kitchen’s second anniversary! Hail to Hale!  I so remember when he burst into the Miami midtown scene two years ago today (it’ll be 18th by the time I finish this.)  I met his parents on his first day and…

Fun Revamping Leftover Soba Lunch!

Great art & cute concept doesn’t make up for disproportionate ratio of noodles to shrimp! I brought home enough soba for 2 more lunches! Crazy. All carbs & not enough protein makes us cranky! Gotta have good balance. So, for today’s lunch, I added shredded ready roast chicken & leftover veggies, revved up with Huy…

Norwegian Cruise Line Freestyle: honeymoon revisited

Our Tweetup on NCL Epic brought back fabulous memories of our honeymoon! It was a lot of fun to meet local Tweeters and tear through the cruise ship. Supposedly equivalent to 3 football fields!!! So glad I had comfy sneakers. Well, I took hundreds of photos, hence it’s taken me a while to figure how…