EAT: THE SMITH / NYC

Last week, I went to New York for Forrester’s Forum For Customer Experience. While I was in town, I grabbed dinner with a friend at THE SMITH (Midtown). Dinner was great! Service was excellent from the time we walked in. We had reservations but the place was crowded and they were unable to seat us right… Continue reading EAT: THE SMITH / NYC

TUPELO HONEY CAFE / Asheville, NC

Our last day in Asheville started with a great brunch downtown at TUPELO HONEY CAFE. Because we were in town on a slow Wednesday morning, we were able to snag a cozy table outside. We ordered the Eggs Betty and Southern Fried Chicken Saltimbocca with Country Ham and Mushroom Marsala Sauce; both were excellent. My… Continue reading TUPELO HONEY CAFE / Asheville, NC

DURHAM FARMERS MARKET (Durham, NC)

The Durham Farmers Market is a great Saturday tradition. Fabulous local produce + crafts annex + locally made snacks/treats = love, love. If you’re in to fabulous baked treats,  be sure to check out Scratch. Local artisan baker, Phoebe Lawless, is best known for sweet and savory pies but she also makes coffee cakes, muffins… Continue reading DURHAM FARMERS MARKET (Durham, NC)