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A toast to great friends at Frog's Leap Winery!
A toast to great friends at Frog's Leap Winery!

If you have watched the news over the last few weeks, you probably saw some footage of the horrific wildfires that swept through Santa Rosa, California and the nearby Sonoma and Napa Valleys. If you have a trip planned in the next few months, you might be tempted to cancel your trip and stay atRead more

24 Hours in Kansas City – A Foodie Getaway!

The Smoky Cocktail at SOT

Whenever we travel and no matter the destination, we always pack one thing, our appetite! We love traveling to places just to discover new places to eat or drink, and usually our plans revolve about what restaurant, winery, brewery or cocktail bar we can visit! We recently took a quick trip just down the roadRead more

Food and Fun – The KC Flavor Festival at Worlds of Fun

KC Flavor Festival - BBQ Wings and Burnt Ends
Chargrilled BBQ chicken wings and KC Style BBQ Burnt Ends along with beer from Kansas City's Cinder Block Brewery!

This past weekend we made the short drive from Omaha down to Kansas City to check out the KC Flavor Festival at Worlds of Fun! The KC Flavor Festival is a new event that Worlds of Fun is holding that celebrates the rich heritage Kansas City has when it comes to food, local brews, winesRead more

Wine and Dine – A Wine Feast with Dante

Dante Ristorante Pizzeria - Tuscan Wine Dinner featuring Baracchi WInes

When one of your favorite restaurants asks you to come in and work with them to create a special cocktail to be offered on the menu for a special wine dinner, you jump at the chance! We were asked by the fine folks at Dante Ristorante Pizzeria to take part in their Tuscan Wine DinnerRead more

Dining with Dante – A Summer Menu Preview

Dante Pizzeria Summer Menu Preview

When most people think about fine dining in Omaha, they typically think about heading down to the Old Market and all of the many well known restaurants that dot that district. However, there is one fine dining place that stands on its own way out in West Omaha that most people don’t think of whenRead more

A True Dine and Delight at Dante – A Spring Menu Preview

Dante Spring Menu Preview
Wood Roasted Nebraska Waygu with Sweet Potato Gratin

Living in Nebraska, we are surrounded by some of the world’s best farmland and farms who provide many of the restaurants we love to eat at with the produce and products they use to create some fantastic food. However, we do live in a state that has four seasons, so the winter months can tendRead more

Bringing the Table to the Farm

When people hear we are from Nebraska, we commonly hear the old cliche about how flat it is and how it seems like one big cornfield. And while the one big cornfield thing is true in some areas, there is a growing number of small farms who have chosen to take a different path andRead more

Dream and Dine – Travel Design Lounge

Sponsored Post: We were invited to attend this event for free, but opinions are 100% our own. We all like to dream about traveling, thinking about the fun adventures we could have, exploring new locations or discovering an incredible restaurant where you make memories that can last a lifetime.  Taking a trip can help refreshRead more

DRAM Apothecary – Silver Plume, Colorado

Just a few hundred feet from thousands of cars and trucks speeding  on their way along the Interstate is the quiet ghost town of Silver Plume, Colorado.  This historic mining town once was the home to the earliest and most successful silver mines in Colorado, a bustling and lively town full of saloons and shopsRead more

Omaha Restaurant Week 2015

Sponsored Post: While we attended this event for free, opinions are 100% our own. We had the privilege of getting a sneak peek of some of the great restaurants that will be featured during Omaha Restaurant Week with the fine folks over at the Omaha Culinary Tours.  We took one of their Sneak Peek toursRead more