I visited my writer friend, Carol Stigger, in North Myrtle Beach shortly after Hurricane Florence. I didn’t know what to … Continue reading Tasty and authentic German home cookin’ in North Myrtle Beach, SC: Horst Gasthaus
Sometimes, “the perfect storm” is actually perfect. On my birthday, a storm slammed the East Coast, grounding planes out of … Continue reading Chic drinking, dining in small-town Corning, NY: The Cellar
You’re dizzyingly busy, tired, can’t leave the house, don’t want to order in. You want something great to eat that’s … Continue reading Delicious, nutritious to keep on hand: Tribali Foods Mini Sliders
There are times when you want a light, nourishing lunch with the utmost tastiness. As it turns out, it was … Continue reading Nostalgic charm and a good lunch in the Finger Lakes: Old World Cafe and Ice Cream
Do you ever travel somewhere and quietly start asking locals where they’re going for dinner this week? If a restaurant … Continue reading Eat and soak in the beauty like you live here: the Finger Lakes’ Snug Harbor
It’s an undeniable truth that going against the tide — and sometimes, doing the right thing requires just that — … Continue reading Wine, burgers, art and a lesson in fierce perseverance: Finger Lake’s Bully Hill Vineyards
When Pleasant Valley Wine Company was founded in 1860, our country was a very different place. Founded not even “four … Continue reading The heritage of Pleasant Valley Wine Co.: Taylor, Great Western and all of America!