Taking visitors to incredible Spanish tapas in a gas station makes me feel like such a Miami veteran- El Carajo (Coconut Grove, Restaurants)

I get really really competitive and almost obsessed with making sure that friends and family that visit me fall in love with Miami. I love this city and I think it has so much to offer and is a place that is what you make it. One way I try and get people to rave […]

Read More Taking visitors to incredible Spanish tapas in a gas station makes me feel like such a Miami veteran- El Carajo (Coconut Grove, Restaurants)

Mixing up the traditional and the nontraditional for brunch- The Publican (West Loop, Chicago, Outside Trips)

Brunch! I knew Chicago was a pretty great brunch city, so I was excited for the Sunday morning of my trip. Miami has some decent breakfast and brunch places, but the brunch culture just isn’t there like it is in Portland, Chicago, New York, etc. There were a few brunch places that came up in […]

Read More Mixing up the traditional and the nontraditional for brunch- The Publican (West Loop, Chicago, Outside Trips)

Almost ready to declare a new favorite food- Barceloneta (Spanish Tapas, Sunset Harbour)

The Pubbelly people really have a little restaurant empire over in South Beach that seems to be full of winners (Pubbelly, Pubbelly Sushi, Pubbelly Steak, two Barceloneta locations, and now a Italian restaurant planned at the Hilton Cabana Miami Beach). However since the original Pubbelly is heavily Asian-influenced I am a bit unsure of it’s […]

Read More Almost ready to declare a new favorite food- Barceloneta (Spanish Tapas, Sunset Harbour)