Timpano Tampa

Timpano Tampa 1610 W Swann Ave.   Tampa, FL 33606 $10 – $18 Brunch                  $11 – $27 Lunch I’ve been on a brunch kick lately, it’s kind of the best of two worlds – breakfast and lunch.  The menu is often unique as it doesn’t just offer…

Grocery Games

It’s Wednesday afternoon and I turn from cartoons to food network hoping to gain some inspiration for my next blog. What do you know,  I got it.  Guy’s Grocery Games was on.  If you’ve never seen the show it is a competition where chefs compete to win a chance at $20,000.  This isn’t a straight…

Ava

Today I decided to enjoy lunch with my daughters.  After reading a fellow bloggers review of Eggs Benedict at Ava’s I thought I’d give it a try.  Silly me, forgetting brunch is served on the weekends only.  Instead of leaving to return for brunch I figured why not try their lunch menu too.  I was…

Acropolis

Opa! Opa!  A famous saying in Greek Taverns that can be used in celebrations or to signify a mistake (such as a dish breaking).  I’m still celebrating my new blog so why not join in on the celebration, right?  Greek food has to be one of my favorites (who am I kidding, I think just…

BOCA : Kitchen, Bar, Market

First things first, Boca has officially made the Top 5 Breakfast and Brunch list.  Boca is a true gem for many reasons but the top reason has to be because it is a farm to table restaurant.  All of their ingredients are provided by local farmers. Additionally, you can purchase items from their market; they…

Poached

Eggs Benedict has to be one of my favs for breakfast.  I thought making breakfast was easy, you know scramble some eggs, fry some bacon, flip a few pancakes – Voila!  I’ve always been able to cook exactly what I wanted to eat.  This held true until the morning I decided making Eggs Benedict would…

Tried something new

Chicken is one of the most versatile of the meats just about anything goes with chicken.  I’ve cut a good portion of red meat out of my diet so that leaves a lot of chicken…A Lot. Those of you that have done the same I’m sure you can relate.  Tonight I decided to try a…

Cakes and Cream Diner

While visiting Branson, MO we decided to visit the strip.  I mean you can’t go to Branson and not visit the strip right?  There were so many options that we drove back and forth on the strip twice.  After a quick decision I thought we had all agreed to Cakes and Cream which is a…