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The Farm Boy way

In May, we received an intriguing invitation from Farm Boy to join them in their test kitchen. This was pretty exciting, because Foodie Girlz love their stores and products. Another perk of my recent move recently is that there is one just around the corner from my house. I don’t know about you, but with a busy work schedule I find it hard to always prep meals for the week let alone the next day. I really try but it doesn’t always work out and there is at least one night of the week that I have no idea what we are having for supper until I walk into Farm Boy. The salad/hot bar are my best friends! Farm Boy...

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Viva Las Vegas: Part 1

According to Trip Advisor there are over 4000 restaurants to choose from in Las Vegas. I was recently in Vegas for a short 3-day trip to escape this year’s extra harsh Ottawa winter. When I booked my trip, the first question I asked myself was “Where are we going to eat?” We planned to stay at Encore at the Wynn so I started there. The Encore Wynn has 18 places to choose from alone. Next, I looked up all of the celebrity restaurants on the strip and turned up another few dozen names including Wolfgang Puck, Gordon Ramsay, Michael Mina, and Giada de laurentiis to name a few. Not surprising, many of these restaurants are booked up many months in...

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