September 8, 2010

Taste of Polonia


After stopping by the Taste of Greece a week and half ago, I decided to swing by another cultural food fest with my boyfriend. Since he’s Polish, we wanted to visit the Taste of Polonia, which was being held about 10 minutes from my home. I don’t get to eat Polish food very often, so I was excited that I would finally get to pig out on pierogies! More after the jump!
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August 30, 2010

The Taste of Greece


Over the weekend, my boyfriend, Paul, and I visited the Taste of Greece in downtown Chicago. We were both craving some Mediterranean food, and this was a perfect opportunity for a midday date. Located on Halsted St. in Greek Town and running about 4 blocks, the Taste of Greece was dominated by food stands. Vendors were also selling jewelry and religious items and there were lots of disc jockeys and bands. Find out what we ate, and how the Taste of Greece rated after the jump.
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August 18, 2010

Heritage Harvest Festival


For those of you in or around the Virginia area, we’ve found a special treat for you! The annual Heritage Harvest Festival will be held on September 11, 2010 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Thomas Jefferson’ Monticello in Virginia. The festival is perfect for foodies, vegetable lovers and those always looking to learn more about healthy eating and recipes!

The festival will honor Thomas Jefferson’s legacy as America’s first foodie and local produce enthusiast. The president championed vegetable cuisine, plant experimentation, and sustainable local agriculture.
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