Anniversary Dinner at Naples Italian Restaurant


Matt and I reached our 7th wedding anniversary over Memorial Day weekend!  We celebrated by eating dinner at Naples Italian Restaurant.   We reserved the “Blue Room” which is a private curtained table in a cozy corner of the dining room.  It’s covered in empty wine bottles that past guests write messages on or stuff…

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Knoxville’s International Biscuit Festival 2012


On Saturday, We had a Brown(e) meet-up at the International Biscuit Festival in downtown Knoxville.  Situated alongside the weekly Farmer’s Market on Market Square, it was an explosion of local businesses.. anything from fresh produce, jams & jellies, flours and mixes, honey, and of course… biscuits.  A plethora of businesses piled onto Market St (temporarily…

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The Apple Barn | Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant


Wowza – a new post!  Thank you to everyone who stuck with me for the last week’s blog hiatus.  Between it being SuperBusyTime in my professional life and hosting our out of town family at our home, I’ve been a wee bit occupied.   I hope I didn’t lose too many of you out there…

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Disney Magic Cruise | Till We Meet Again Dinner


On the last night of a Disney Cruise on the Magic or the Wonder, you are given a special menu theme – Till We Meet Again.  We were back in Parrot Cay for this meal, and it was a great way to end our trip.  We said goodbye to our wonderful servers and our sweet table…

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Disney Magic Cruise | Pirate Night at Parrot Cay


It’s time for another restaurant dinner tour!  This time we’re headed back to Parrot Cay aboard the Disney Magic cruise ship.  Several nights on board you are served a themed dinner, which gives you a chance to order off of a unique menu from a restaurant you may have already visited on a previous night….

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Disney Magic Cruise | Dinner at Palo


Don’t forget that next week is Easter week!  Submit your requests for recipes to be featured on the blog by commenting, visiting our Facebook page, or sending me a tweet! Now, on with the show! Palo is a special dining option on Disney cruises.  Adults only, formal dress code, and located all the way aft…

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Disney Magic Cruise | Dinner at Animator’s Palate


Animator’s Palate was my favorite restaurant aboard the Disney Dream, and when I found out that the Magic has its own version of this fun restaurant, I was really excited for our dinner!  I ended up liking the Magic’s version better, mostly because of the awesome decor.  I love stark black and white! The sign…

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