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5 Things to Try at Shealy’s Bar-B-Que

healy’s is the Disneyland of barbeque buffets.  Across an extensive buffet with a hot and cold station plus a network of dining rooms, this place could double as a delicious fallout shelter. We especially enjoyed the vin...


Chatham Vineyards’ Terroir Merroir Roast

e spent a cool fall weekend in the Eastern Shore of Virginia, to check out Chatham Vineyards’ annual Terroir Merroir Oyster Roast, with oysters and clams from Shooting Point Oyster Company, Henderson Bros, Sewansecott Cla...

The Chairman Sir Mix-a-lot had the right idea when he said his anaconda don’t want none unless you got buns, hun. The Chairman is a Taiwanese-American truck that offers traditional steamed and baked gua bao, or “bun sandwich.” If you don’t mind waiting in the ever-present long line, order a steamed Coca-Cola braised pork bun ($3.75) with savoy cabbage and yellow mustard seeds. All the bitterness from waiting in line will seem like a distant dream and you’ll walk away singing about how much you love pork buns and cannot lie.

10 San Francisco Bay Area Food Trucks to Try

he way I feel about The Fast and the Furious films is very similar to how I feel about kids: I don’t understand why people keep making them. My fascination with cars rarely surpasses the color and size of a vehicle. Aside fr...


10 Things to Do in Hidden Cape Cod

assachusetts is my kind of state. Sandwich, Mashpee, Needham, Deadham, When’s ham? Wenham–I know exactly where I need to head when the Zombie Apocalypse pops off. On “the Cape,” as locals call it, there ...

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Desserted in Ireland: Queen of Tarts, Dublin

uPaul’s Drag Race. Snow White’s wicked stepmother. Wendy Williams.  Queens never disappoint.  Whether you’re seeking breakfast, lunch, dessert (or a cure for PMS), Queen of Tarts stands as a holistic answer. On the...


10 Things to Do in San Francisco

s a true East Coast girl who had never been to San Francisco before April, I am head-over-heels in love with this city. I haven’t been this smitten since my 6th grade boyfriend asked via email if he could kiss me, with th...