The Greek Taverna

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On a recent weeknight, with nothing in the works for cooking at home, we decided to check The Greek Taverna in a strip mall on Beneva, just north of Clark Road.  We’d heard good things, after all, and from more than a few people! As we entered the unassuming dining room,  I was reminded of the…read more

State Street Eating House + Cocktails

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State Street Eating House, you had me at “fresh Bloody Mary”. It’s been a while now, but our first introduction to this cool new place was several months back on a Saturday morning at the Downtown Farmer’s Market.  The Market was hosting a special cheese tasting from the Wisconsin Cheese Shop, along with several local restaurants dishing out samples of…read more

Shore Diner

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With another real estate deal successfully closed, it’s decision time on where to celebrate. Like the proverbial light bulb going off over our heads, we head to the recently opened Shore Diner on St. Armand’s, which is located above Shore clothing store right as you enter St. Armand’s Circle, just past Foxy Lady. While I’m not saying we…read more

Dining with Your Best (4-Legged) Friend

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So many of us have a pet that’s a part of the family!  We just love to include our well behaved pets when we can, whether at the Downtown Farmer’s Market, a dog park, and sometimes when we’re out for a bite to eat.  Not only is this enjoyable for us humans, but it helps make your…read more

Michael’s On East (Piano Bar)

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It’s not every day we celebrate the latest book launch of a close friend, but when that friend is business woman Kimberly Martenez, it’s not than unusual.  So when her second book, Women Who Mean Business, hit Amazon and raced up towards the Best Seller’s List of Amazon.com, we couldn’t wait to get out and celebrate while…read more

Fresh Start Cafe

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It wasn’t all that long ago it seemed there were only a handful of notable breakfast and lunch spots around town, outside of a slew of ” diner-style” places.  You know . . . the ones that feature the 2-2-2 specials for $3, where counter seating was the preferred norm. Thankfully we now have an abundance of…read more