May’s Restaurant of The Month – SOUTHERN ART, Atlanta, GA

Call it Southern food, call it Soul food, but no matter, how you chop it or dice it, ART SMITH is a maestro in the kitchen!  During my last stay in Atlanta, I had the pleasure of staying at the InterContinental Hotel.  Like Washington DC’s The Liaison, the hotel itself could do better a service, […]

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GEORGIA BROWN’S, Washington DC – All That & A Basket of Fluffy Biscuits!

For years I have heard about popular Washington DC soul food restaurant GEORGIA BROWN’S.  A favorite of my grandmothers, first lady Michelle Obama is often spotted there dining with family or friends. Well, I finally visited last week for lunch, and when the server placed a basket of fluffy biscuits and warm cornbread in the […]

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A Smoked Salmon Croissant, An Organic Omelet, Nachos and Fried Green Tomatoes at CORNER SOCIAL, Harlem

I had brunch the other day at one of my favorite Harlem spots – THE CORNER SOCIAL!  I’ve written about this hip restaurant a few times before… Click the link above or use the search engine in the third column to the right to check out my previous posts on decor and other menu items.  On […]

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My Personal FRIED TOMATOES RECIPE!!!!

Don’t know if you’ve noticed how often I’ve covered Fried Green Tomatoes, but I just LOVE LOVE LOVE tomatoes!  Ask any nutritionist or health expert, and they will tell you that tomatoes are one of the best and most healthiest things you can eat!  I try to incorporate tomatoes into my daily diet, whether I […]

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A Crab Cake Lunch at CORNER SOCIAL, NYC

I had a delicious lunch al fresco today at Corner Social in Harlem on the NW corner of 126th St. and Lenox Ave.  I’ve written about this place before, but because it’s new, the menu keeps getting these delicious upgrades that keep me going back for more!  It stays packed during the weeknights and the […]

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Fried Green Tomatoes, Collard Greens, Sweet Potato Fries and Barbecue, BROTHER JIMMY’S, NYC

This past weekend, I had to keep the 4th of the July cookout celebration in the mix.  I just didn’t get enough ribs, burgers, hot dogs and pulled pork last Wednesday to kick-off my summer fling with the traditional American fare known as Barbecue.  Thank goodness, I didn’t have to trek all the way to […]

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Fried Green Tomatoes with Succotash at CLYDES, Washington, DC

I met my mom for lunch the other day and we hit up Clyde’s in DC at the Verizon Center!   We started with their Fried Green Tomatoes… I didn’t have my camera, so I’m limited with photos and info on what we had, but this appetizer was so good, I had to snap a […]

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***Restaurant of the Week*** FOUNDING FARMERS, Washington DC

I had the pleasure of spending Christmas Eve catching up with friends over meals and drinks in my hometown of Washington DC, but I ended the day with my brother and sister over dinner at Founding Farmers, a suggestion by my brother and one of the best restaurants I’ve ever been to! Located on Pennsylvania Avenue […]

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