Cupcakes for Two!

Cupcakes for Two!

~ Cupcakes are Always a Good Idea ~ So, does it ever happen to you that when you're relaxing after dinner you get a sudden craving for cupcakes?? It does for me, but usually I just brush it off because either I don't have the time to make 12 cupcakes or I don't want the [...]


So Shucking Good!

The River Seafood & Oyster BarYou know that age-old adage; if a restaurant is consistently packed with guests it’s probably a good choice.  Well, it’s definitely true here at The River Seafood & Oyster Bar.  It’s been open since 2003, with the goal of serving the freshest available local, sustainable and organic cuisine.  I highly [...]

The Best Tapas!

Xixon CafeWho knew Spain was so close!? Xixon Cafe in Miami (Coral Way and 21st Avenue) is your ticket to a night out in Espana.  It's my favorite place for authentic tapas and you can always count on having a good meal here; it's very consistent.  Xixon is located at the ground floor of a multi- [...]

Merry Christmas!

Hope everyone had a beautiful Christmas!Just a few of my favorite things: (1) Bella! (2) Christmas Eve Lunch at Versailles (3) Red Velvet Cupcakes (4) Spike Egg Nog 

Upscale Italian at the ICON

~Cipriani~The famed Cipriani group has made its mark in Miami.  This upscale Italian spot is the place to see and be seen.  Plenty of good people watching as everyone gets decked out to dine here; think Housewives of Miami style.  I wanted to see for myself if the food help up to its trendy, shiny [...]

Lunch @ ZUMA!

ZUMA!Image via Just across the bridge and at the ground level of the Epic Hotel in downtown Miami, resides one of the best restaurants in Miami; Zuma! I've been very lucky to have dined at Zuma a few times and every time I do it's always a great experience.  Zuma serves contemporary Japanese cuisine inspired [...]

It’s a Holiday Party!

It’s a Holiday Party!

Tis the Season to....have a Holiday Party!    I love cooking, entertaining, and spending time with loved ones so what better way to do all of that than have a Holiday Party! It is a lot of work, time consuming, involves creativity, and can be very expensive, but I promise you can cut some corners [...]