Eating

Johnny Appleseed Halloween costume

Halloween treats around the globe: 2014 version

Originally published in 2008, this post about Halloween treats (and my kids costumes) has become something of a tradition for me. It's the only post I return to and annually update, and I kind of enjoy the chance to walk down a spooky memory lane - …

Michelin New York 2014 Restaurant Guide app

Eating out with kids in New York City using the Michelin Red Guide

This post is brought to you by Michelin Guides. New York City can be challenging place to eat out with kids. Does that statement surprise you? Allow me to qualify it a bit: New York City can be a challenging place to eat out well and …

A toast at the Train Bleu in Paris

Eating in Paris with kids

What is better than April in Paris? I’ll tell you: April in Paris with kids. Although our most recent trip there was eight months ago, it’s taken me a while to get around to writing about it. And since April is a month that gets us all thinking of …

Kimpton Pazzo Ristorante in Portland, Oregon

Pazzo Ristorante: Another great Kimpton restaurant

It’s a simple fact that I’ve never had a bad meal at a restaurant that’s housed in a Kimpton Hotel. I’ve also never had two meals that even remotely resembled each other. That’s because Kimpton restaurants are idiosyncratic, chef-run affairs serving …

Ben Franklin is the aptly chosen mascot of Food for Thought Restaurant in Williamsburg, Virginia

More places to eat out with kids in Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg is a great destination for food-loving families with numerous options for lovers of everything from traditional barbeque to French bistro food. I reviewed a number of Williamsburg restaurants in 2011, but am happy to add a few …