A great suggestion for one of the things you can do to participate in local foods week is eat at a “locally-minded” restaurant. So to make sure we touched as many points on the Eat Local Challenge Pledge Card as we could this week, my family visited the cheerful Caskey family at Skillet for lunch today. Even home-body Persephone… Read More “Eat at a Locally-Minded Restaurant”: Let’s go to Skillet!
If you find yourself in the Grandview area with as little as 10 or 15 minutes to kill, stop by Luck Brothers Coffee House and order the Cubano. I had a bit of time this morning, as Cherub has started back to school two days a week. There’s something magical about this particular mix: a shot… Read More Luck Brothers’ Cubano
What a great group of volunteers Nationwide Children’s Hospital has in its Development Board. They all work so hard to raise funds for a truly world-class hospital. The 21st annual Slice of Columbus gathered 20 local pizza shops to vie the title of “Best in Columbus.” A huge crowd of enthusiastic pie tasters thronged the LC Pavillion… Read More Slice of Columbus 2010
I adore my Hades, my husband. He gifted me an evening out, managing Cherub at home. A job in and of itself. I enjoyed an evening out with fellow Goddess Artemis at Bodega. Awesome bar nibbles. Yes, yes, I know you know about $1 grilled cheese on Mondays. But what about their Chicken Tikka small plate or… Read More Running with Artemis | Bodega for Happy Hour
It’s my favorite summer food holiday. Hades considers it his Christmas. It’s the Greek Festival held annually (38 times annually to be exact) by the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church on High Street. When Hades and I moved here three years ago, it was the first festival we went to in Columbus. We had our… Read More Food and Family: A Greek Tradition in Columbus
Thanks to Cronus and Rhea, Hades and I had a rare afternoon out. We chose Caffe Apropos. For Organic English Lagers and Nastro Azzurros. One of the finest locals you can patronize (3rd and Michigan) if you’re a C-Bus resident. And, to be honest, it never hurts to be carded and called “young lady” by the… Read More Afternoon Off