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‘Pick Your Own’ Strawberries at Jones Family Farm

When Father’s Day approaches, it’s also my reminder that strawberry season is near. It’s been a few year since I’ve gone to pick berries, but last week we got…

Kawa Ni in Westport

Lunch at Kawa Ni in Westport

Have you been to Kawa Ni in Westport? It’s the latest sibling in the Westport le Farm and Whelk restaurant family. Kawa Ni appeared on the scene in August and…

Sport Hill Farm revisited

Connecticut farm dinners have really grown in popularity and abundance the past 10 years, but a long-time favorite is my second Souterrain at Sport Hill Farm. It was an…

Miya’s Farm Dinner

It is a lovely summer evening in a backyard in Woodbridge. This is a farm dinner organized by the New Haven Arts + Ideas festival, but unlike a typical outdoor…

Millwrights in Simsbury, CT

This year we spent our 8th wedding anniversary alongside Hop Brook falls, dining in a former grist mill. In other words, we finally made our way  up to…

Sayonara 2013…

It seems like we alternate our new year’s celebrations between Westport and New Haven. This year, I couldn’t have been happier with an early dinner at Miso. There’s…

Saugatuck Craft Butchery- new location

Saugatuck Craft Butchery in Westport has a new home. Not far, just across the Riverside Ave in a more spacious location. The best part? Now there’s a cafe, serving…

Milford Restaurant Week 2013

Milford is hosting its first Restaurant Week from Monday, October 7 to Sunday, October 13.  That gives you about 25 different options ($20.13/pp for dinner or $12.13/pp for lunch)….

“Fork It Over” No. 2 at Canon Grange

Last weekend we got a seat at the Fork it Over table! Featuring a secret chef/location, it was the second in a series of benefit dinners for the Westport Farmers’…

Caffeine and Carburetors – Sept 2013

The designer in me simply loves photographing cars, so I’m a bit embarrassed at how long it took to attend a Sunday morning edition of Caffeine and Carburetors….