I Can Make It Better…

August 23, 2010By LisaFood 1 Comment

I’m thinking of trying some weekly posts –  Mondays will feature “I Can Make It Better”, items you find pre-made in the supermarket or deli that are actually quite simple to make and will probably taste better from your own …

OBX Restaurant Roundup Part 1

August 23, 2010By LisaFood 2 Comments

While planning our trip to the Outer Banks, NC we received lots of advice and tips from a few of our friends who had been there before on what to see and where to go.   Attractions are pretty easy to …

Middleneck Clams

August 19, 2010By LisaFood 2 Comments

I’m vacationing – wait, vacationing usually evokes an idea of rest and relaxation and that’s not exactly what is going on here – let’s just say, I’m on a “family excursion” with my husband and our three kids in the …

To Cilantro…or Not?

August 19, 2010By LisaFood 4 Comments

A fairly recent NY Times article discussed why some people hate cilantro so vehemently.   My husband is one of them; just the mention of the word “cilantro” evokes such disgust in him that I couldn’t even talk to him about …

Hello from Cookie Mama

August 19, 2010By LisaFood 3 Comments

Hey everyone, it’s Lisa Piccirillo, or Cookie Mama as I’ll be known here. I have a small business I’m working to get off the ground, called Lisa’s Gourmet Cookies, and my friends have taken to calling me Cookie, Cookie Girl …

Welcome Foodies

August 17, 2010By ChrisFood 8 Comments

Trying something new. We all need to eat why not eat better. So please welcome two new members of the NEXT family. The Food Freak and Lisa. Not sure if Lisa wants to adopt a cool foodie nickname but I’ll …