RESTAURANT WARS 2017

The Spokane food scene is known for its inclusiveness, care for the community and inviting atmosphere…that is, until Restaurant Wars comes to town. Restaurant Wars was founded with the goal of placing all of the best restaurants Spokane has to offer in one place for one night in order to battle it out for your […]

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5 FUN PLACES TO DRINK THIS WEEKEND

“After so many years in Seattle my husband and I thought all Spokane had to offer was chain restaurants and Coors Light. Don’t get me wrong, I love me some Red Robin and a Silver Bullet, but we didn’t move home to Spokane with high hopes for the food and beverage scene. How quickly we’ve […]

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1898 PUBLIC HOUSE BRUNCH

Ah, brunch. Sweet, savory and always filled with over the top breakfast classics and new inventions. This special meal is one of my favorite ways to spend a late weekend morning. Seriously, I don’t know about ya’ll but brunch just might be the way to my heart. But you know what is even better the […]

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SNEAK PEAK OF 2017 RESTAURANT WARS MENU

I did the dirty work so y’all could be the first to hear about the Restaurant Wars never-before-seen 2017 menu items! I’m releasing one menu item from each category. Try them for yourself at Restaurant Wars II, this Saturday night, September 30th! Meat: Braised pork cheek, smoked cheddar heirloom grits, pickled local peach, nectarine puree, […]

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GLOBE BAR & KITCHEN

I know ya’ll read my post on Scotty’s Dog House….right….? (If not, go check it out here.) Today I’m talking all about Scotty’s sister business, Globe Bar and Kitchen located in downtown Spokane. The Globe has become well-known in recent years as one of the hottest downtown eateries, nightlife hubs and trivia havens in our city. […]

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SPOKANE INTERSTATE FAIR

Get your kicks, it’s year 66! When the Spokane Interstate Fair comes to town, there are no rules. You show up and you indulge. It’s once a year and my motto is: Go big or go home! My favorite “indulgence” this year is the Cinnamon Roll Funnel Cake complete with cream cheese frosting and piled high with whipped […]

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SPOKANE RESTAURANT WARS 2017

Guys… I have a confession. Last week I had dinner with Kris, the founder of Restaurant Wars, and it’s possible that he left behind a very important envelope with the full list of restaurants participating in Restaurant Wars this year. This list was top secret. Key word: WAS. I’m LEAKING IT right here, right now. […]

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HOTEL RL RESTAURANT & BAR

Adventure, good conversation, and amazing food – these are the things that make for a good summer. Which is why I was so excited for Hotel RL’s blogger dinner last week featuring the entirely new menu crafted by Chef Ricky Webster. An eclectic and elegant PNW themed hotel and restaurant? Check. New friends and lots of […]

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“SERVE, RALLY, PLAY”… THEN EAT!

“I work out so that I can eat.” – Some wise person, someplace, at some point in time. Ah, the eternal struggle between eating and exercise. I don’t know if ya’ll feel this way, but sometimes food fuels the soul in a way that exercise just can’t. But alas, it’s important to keep our bodies […]

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THE MAKEUP STUDIO

We all know that Spokane is known for its incredible culinary scene in the PNW. But my favorite part of this job isn’t eating (did I just say that??). It’s meeting the people behind the food, behind these great places that make Spokane unique, and well, Spokane. A couple weeks ago, I had the opportunity to branch […]

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