• Friday , 17 November 2017

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Nomad Pizza Co.

Nomad Pizza Co.

After a long day out with friends, four of us stumbled into Nomad Pizza on 7th Street near Broad, and boy did we ever luck out!  I’d heard great things about Nomad, but just hadn’t got around to getting there ...

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Gravy in the Slow Cooker- WHAT?!

Gravy in the Slow Cooker- WHAT?!

Gravy?  In a slow cooker?!  What is the blaspheme you speak of?!  Well let me tell you.  This, my dear ones, was a game changer for me!  I live a busy life, as a lot of people do.  You know the ...

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SBR Chipotle Chicken Taco Tailgate

SBR Chipotle Chicken Taco Tailgate

I love me some Sweet Baby Ray’s BBQ sauce!  I also love the Philadelphia Eagles!  Put these two together, and you have my SBR Chipotle Chicken Tacos.  Here is my recipe and tips for you to go #BeyondTheBackyard for tailgating! ...

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Gennaro’s Tomato Pie

Gennaro’s Tomato Pie

I found it.  The best pizza in Philly: Gennaro’s Tomato Pie. This is a bold statement, but I’m not lying.  Short of mental fantasies of what I think pizza will be like when I’m in Italy, THIS is exactly what ...

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Sunny Anderson and Get Your Full Course

Sunny Anderson and Get Your Full Course

About a year ago, I saw a photo of one of my oldest friends, alongside of Sunny Anderson. I was so excited for her, having followed Sunny on the Food Network for many years. Fast forward to a few weeks ...

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Stogie Joe’s Pizza and Salad

Stogie Joe’s Pizza and Salad

Stogie Joes’.  Best meal ever: pizza and salad, or pasta and salad.  It’s the perfect marriage of carbs and veggies, and there’s something magical that happens with gravy (tomato sauce, whatever you want to call it!) and vinegar-based house salad.  ...

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Cast-iron Chicken Thighs with Thyme Roasted Mushrooms

Cast-iron Chicken Thighs with Thyme Roasted Mushrooms

I will take chicken thighs any day of the week, over regular ole white meat.  They have more flavor, juice, are tender, and I find it’s almost impossible to overcook them.  I lightly dusted these bone-in thighs with salt and ...

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Barbuzzo

Barbuzzo

I finally made it to Barbuzzo!  This place has been on my list, and the stars aligned that I had time to visit.  Woo hoo!  The thing that finally threw me over the edge was when one of my coworkers ...

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Sakura Mandarin Dim Sum and Sushi

Sakura Mandarin Dim Sum and Sushi

I have been OBSESSED with soup dumplings lately!  To get my fix, we headed to Sakura Mandarin Dim Sum in China Town.  We started with hot and sour soup, then pork soup dumplings, and ended the meal with Singapore street noodles ...

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Sabrina’s Cafe Brunch

Sabrina’s Cafe Brunch

Sabrina’s Cafe in the Italian Market (other locations are here), has been on my top-10 list of best places to eat brunch, for years.  They are consistently great, large portions, decent price point, and relaxed atmosphere.  At my most recent ...

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