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A 21 Baaaa Salute to Lamb Jam Seattle

The last thing I imagined I would be doing on a football-packed Sunday in October was helping judge a lamb cooking contest. And yet there I was, at the 2nd... Read More

6 Reasons the Canlis Contest is Brilliant

Canlis is One Smart Cookie – particularly when it comes to their latest promotion which celebrates their upcoming 60th birthday. The highly-regarded fine dining restaurant has outdone itself with the... Read More

Looking for the Great Pumpkin at Seattle Restaurant Week

It’s no big secret that I’m a huge pumpkin fan.  And my friends and colleagues often email me anytime they find a new pumpkin item on a local restaurant menu... Read More

Tweeting and driving just don’t mix

I always get a laugh from the signs and bumper stickers that say “Honk if you love Jesus; text while driving if you want to meet him”. And I was an early adopter... Read More

10 things I learned at Foodportunity

I have a soft spot for a very special food event called Foodportunity. It’s produced quarterly by the fabulous Keren Brown (@franticfoodie on Twitter), and brings together a variety of restaurants, food... Read More

Groupon gets personal – and it’s a good thing

Some of you may remember me questioning Groupon in the past for their obvious consumer appeal, yet lack of significant benefit for business owners.  We’ll I’m here today to take... Read More