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New Orleans’ Restaurant R’evolution. A Dining Experience.

On our recent trip to New Orleans, we wanted to find a great restaurant to have Valentine’s Day dinner. After much research, I made reservations at Restaurant R’evolution. One of the first things that attracted me to the restaurant, is the menu. It had many options across many courses. Many of the fine dining restaurants

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Bobby Flay pens three year deal with Food Network

As companies like Netflix and Amazon are courting top TV talent away from broadcast television, Food Network is shoring up its talent agreements. A December 3, 2018 Variety Article,  outlines that deal. It includes new episodes of Flay’s current Food Network series “Beat Bobby Flay,” plus a new series, “The Flay List,” that he will host with his

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Vancouver’s Cin Cin Ristorante is a must visit!

Antipasto at Cin Cin

We recently went to Vancouver, BC to celebrate our anniversary. I forgot what a beautiful city it is. In preparation for our trip, I researched all the restaurants around Robson Street and the West End. With some restaurants sounding a bit adventurous, we decided to go with Cin Cin because they had a lot more

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Sedona 89Agave Cantina

As you may gleen from other posts on the site, I have a real love for great tequila! On our recent trip to Sedona, Arizona, we were out looking for a place to have dinner. Our first choice had quite a wait, so we decided to head to another restaurant I had done some research

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Google Home vs. Amazon Alexa

Google Home vs. Alexa

With all the research I did looking at these two products, I thought it would be worth sharing some of the things that helped me make my decision. First of all, Amazon Alexa has been around longer than Google Home. With that, Amazon has learned along the way and made some great improvements. However, Google

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Is Seltzer and Soda Water Bad For You?

I have seen a trend over the years with many in my circle moving to lower calorie cocktails and beverages. As we as a country move away from sugary drinks and cocktails, soda has been growing in popularity. This was even seen with the huge success of the SodaStream. If you are watching your sugar

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What is this Mercury Retrograde?

Mercury in Retrograde

You may have heard people talk about Mercury Retrograde and wondered what they are really talking about. The term actually comes from the study of Astrology, so many people readily dismiss it. Retrograde refers to an object moving backwards. What physically happens is Mercury zips around the Sun at a faster speed than the Earth,

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Pronto by Giada opens at Ceaser’s

Pronto by Giada

If you are heading to Las Vegas and you are a huge Food Network fan, then Giada’s new spot at Ceaser’s Palace is a great place to check out. Giada De Laurentiis, TV personality and celebrated chef, just opened her second restaurant in Las Vegas. Pronto by Giada is De Laurentii’s newest concept and makes

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What happened to Marcela Valladolid on The Kitchen?

In a post from October 18, 2017, Marcela, sharing little about what really happened, states, “The precise details are unnecessary and, in the words of Ms. Sunny Anderson, nunya business, but there are two things that are very important here, in this departure….” For weeks after her departure there were no real leads on what

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Enjoy Your Bendy Straws Before They Are Illegal!

This year, cities across the country will be putting bans in place to make plastic straws illegal. In Seattle, this law not only bans straws, but other plastic utensils as well. The ban aside, about 200 businesses have agreed to make the switch as part of an industry-led campaign, dubbed “Strawless in Seattle,” to prevent