Category Archives: restaurant reviews

Their Eyes were watching….those collard greens

I know. It is almost blasphemy to mess around with Zora Neale Hurston’s  classic book “Their Eyes were watching God”. But I just had to. On a recent trip to Washington D.C., I had the opportunity to experience Eatonville. This … Continue reading

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Pole Dancing for Jesus over Brunch

Pole Dancing for Jesus over Brunch.

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Pole Dancing for Jesus over Brunch

Or maybe I should say pole praising? A theological conversation is bound to happen when you have brunch with a bunch of Divinity scholars. The subject of pole praising, where one dances on a pole to gospel or another from … Continue reading

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Feeling “Zen” at G-Zen: a vegan love story

A couple of Friday’s ago, my friend/sorority sister N and I headed out to Branford for a Vegan culinary experience.  I learned the restaurant through a vegan cooking demonstration I went to the week before at the Viking Center. The … Continue reading

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Carnivore by day…….A tale of contradictions (part 2)

After the vegan cooking experience I had the previous night, I found it quite ironic to find myself in Central Steakhouse the next day for lunch.  However, it was restaurant week in New Haven and I wanted to take advantage … Continue reading

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Chocopologie

During my lunch hour, I headed over to the new chocolate lover’s delight on High st called Chocopologie. The decor is very minimalist chic, with mirrors serving as the overhead pricing menu. The store does a great job making use of the … Continue reading

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Mr. D’s equals candy and cupcake bliss!

For my 31st birthday, my boss brought me cupcakes from Mr. D’s and I was so grateful! The cupcakes were so sumptuous that I made a vow that I would visit them in Wallingford at some point. Well Saturday was … Continue reading

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Ph.Divas NYC brunch and walkabout

This weekend was one of the best I have had in a long time. On Saturday, I headed down to Greenwich to hang out with J, a friend that I have known for over 10 years. She was giving a … Continue reading

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Viva Barcelona!

I’m sure you thought this post was going to be about Barcelona, Spain. It’s on my bucket list, but I haven’t made it there yet. On the contrary, I am referring to one of my favorite restaurants in New Haven.  The … Continue reading

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Sushi, a love song

I know I talk about food a lot, but I can’t help it. I really love it. My love affair with sushi started at 21. My then boyfriend who was much older and worldlier than me (I was dating a … Continue reading

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