Plow – San Francisco


This breakfast spot has a special place in Scott & I’s heart. This was one of our all time favorite places to eat for breakfast in the city. We loved it so much we never wanted to share it with anyone else because there was a good chance you were waiting 30 minutes or more…

The Search for The Best Doughnut: Scottsdale


In the heart of ASU lives a doughnut shop called Fractured Prune. This create-your-own-doughnut concept turns every hungry stomach into donut mad scientists! They do give you over a dozen choices of donuts of their own creation ranging from: the ASU devil doughnut to one named after the Phoenix Suns’ Gorilla mascot. Step up to…

Turks & Caicos: Amanyara


Four years in a row now we have made our annual off season trip to the caribbean islands of Turk & Caicos. The first year we happen to find an exclusive resort called Amanyara and we fell in love ever since. The clear blue waters and the perfect “summer” weather in the winter drew us…

Lunch at Hog Island Oyster Co. 


Last week Scott had an off day and I wanted to share with him some of my favorite places to eat and relax in San Francisco. I often make trips to the Ferry Building for either lunch, to shop the indoor market, or check out the weekly farmers market. This time I was able to share…

San Francisco: Bar Tartine


When my sister was in town helping me settle into my new apartment, I had to take her to Bar Tartine for her last dinner. Choosing the tasting menu (pictured to the left) over the a la carte menu was a must for us first timers. Located in Mission, this quaint restaurant has all the…

Tampa: Pinky’s Eatery


A few years ago I found this breakfast spot while scrolling through my suggested news feed on Instagram and fell in love with everyones posts of the offensive and quirky coffee mugs that seemed to be purchased from thrift stores, vintage shops, or travels from across the country (that is not Denise from Minnesota sipping coffee, that is my…

San Francisco: Bourbon Steak A Michael Mina Restaurant 


Bourbon Steak is one of Michael Mina’s Bay Area restaurants located adjacent to the lobby of the Westin St. Francis Hotel across from Union Square in downtown San Francisco. The hotel and restaurant alike come with that vintage charm with two-story columns and 1920’s chandeliers. The menu reflects American fare with a hint of asian…