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The Yardbird in Miami Beach via Betsy Cohen and the Road Trip for Food Gang

June 25th, 2012 · 4 Comments

I sent my friend Betsy Cohen, dessert blogger at DessertsRequired.com down to try Yardbird in Miami. Yardbird is a tern for a chicken in the South – the US region that chef Jeff McInnis calls home. A sign over the door that sums it up: Her report is glowing – about both food and desserts. […]

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Tags: Baking: Cheap therapy · Off Road · The Eat Beat: Restaurant News · Traveling in Florida

On the Road: Even Natives Learn at Miami’s Little Havana Culinary Tour on Calle Ocho

February 24th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Looking to learn a little about Miami’s Cuban culture, taste some traditional foods and experience an historic neighborhood? Consider signing on for the Miami Culinary Tour of Little Havana. I was invited to preview this walking tour last fall, and learned a little about my Cuban neighbors in Miami, bits of culture, history, art, and […]

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Tags: Off Road · Traveling in Florida · What's Happening Here

On the Road – Er, Sea: Oasis of the Seas a First Cruise

October 1st, 2011 · 3 Comments

No better way to get your feet wet with cruising vacations than to leap aboard the biggest ship of them all: Oasis of the Seas. The Royal Caribbean line is mighty proud of its behemoth ship – I’ll set sail today (why do they call it that if there are no sails?) from the RC […]

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Tags: Off Road