The Art of Macarons

I recently had the opportunity to take a macaron making class at Sur La Table in Boca Raton, Florida while visiting my aunt.  Since we do not have a Sur La Table in north Florida, I had no idea how amazing their cooking classes were, but I quickly found out that they’re really great! Continue reading

A Pre-Theater Dinner to Remember!

Recently, my husband went to Las Vegas for a bachelor party for one of his friends.  Therefore, my best friend (whose fiance was also on the Vegas trip) and I decided to do a girl’s weekend trip!  And of course that meant that we would go visit my aunt in Boca Raton, Florida!

While in Boca, we decided to see Mama Mia at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.  And with a great show, must also come a great pre-theater dinner.  With regard to my aunt’s suggestion, we chose to go to Canyon in Fort Lauderdale.  And oh my, I’m glad that we did!! Continue reading

24 Hours in Savannah, Georgia

I have the great pleasure of only living 2.5 hours away from the beautiful Savannah, Georgia.  If you’ve never been, you’re truly missing out.  As your walk down the cobblestone streets, you can smell the sweet scent of Magnolias blooming on the trees that arch over you.  There are small shops and bakeries that line the street, which are almost impossible to walk by without taking a quick round through to see what they have to offer.  You can hear the sounds of laughter and enjoyment from those on a Paula Dean tour or those trying to pedal their way through town on the moving bar.  With so much to choose from, how do you pick just a few for a 24 hour trip to Savannah? Continue reading