22. 04. 2011

Breakfast ‘n wed

Tweet  Who doesn’t love a wedding? The dress, the flowers, the promise of love everlasting … Add to the mix a good-looking member of the British royal family, an historic venue and...

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10. 03. 2011

Two months in, Notion is buzzing

Tweet This is the third in an occasional series about the birth of Notion. Dave Racicot knew it wouldn’t be all rainbows and butterflies when he opened the doors to Notion, his 38-seat...

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20. 01. 2011

Here we go, munchers, here we go! Snacks for Steelers watching

Tweet With the Steelers one step higher on the Stairway to Seven, we know you’re more than ready for some football. Here’s what you might still be trying to figure out: What to...

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30. 12. 2010

At Notion, a sprint to the finish

Tweet (Second in an occasional series on the birth of Notion)   A perfectionist chef doesn’t get much sleep in the days leading up to the opening of a new restaurant, thanks to...

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16. 12. 2010

Easier holiday entertaining: Yes, it can be done

Tweet It just wouldn’t be the season without some sort of festive gathering of family and friends. Usually, bless their generous souls, some brave couple in my neck of the woods takes on...

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10. 12. 2010

Five Diamond chef, Dave Racicot, confident he’ll sparkle in new setting

Tweet First in an occasional series on the birth of Notion It’s tough to pigeon-hole Dave Racicot, the self-taught chef who earned Nemacolin Woodlands Resort’s Lautrec restaurant its coveted AAA Five Diamond rating...

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02. 12. 2010

Nonna Lidia Bastianich tells an endearing holiday story

Tweet Tradition plays a huge role in most Italian homes during the holidays, both in the family activities that define the season, such as decorating the tree, and the favorite foods that show...

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12. 11. 2010

A Thanksgiving Feast

Tweet By the time my hip pushed open my parents’ back door just after sundown, the 14-pound turkey I’d just finished roasting sliding precariously on the rimmed cookie sheet I held in my...

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28. 10. 2010

Scary Food: One Girl’s Bug is Another’s Big Yum

Tweet We all like to scare ourselves silly at Halloween. But usually, the goose bumps are a reaction to a frightening event we see or hear, not something dished up on a dinner...

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27. 10. 2010

Throwing a party for the bride, mom-to-be and more

Tweet Ready to party? You’re in good company. This is the time of year when people crawl out from under their rocks and start thinking about how to best celebrate some of life’s...

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