Red Rocks Cafe

Red Rocks Birkdale Dinner

Last night I got together with two girlfriends for a mid-week girls’ night at Red Rocks Cafe. Lindsey and Megan are two friends I met through Pure Barre back in June and they’re so much fun! The three of us made plans to meet up for dinner in Birkdale Village, an adorable mixed-use development with… 

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Fire in the City: Charlotte

Fire in the City

Last night was so much fun! It was packed with local food, fun people and great energy! A few weeks ago I was invited to attend Fire in the City as a guest judge. Fire in the City is a competition dining series that takes place all over North Carolina. It kicked off in Charlotte… 

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Recipe Roundup: Salads

Lots of Summertime Salad Recipes

Somehow, amid the craziness of moving and lots of traveling earlier this year, Recipe Roundups fell to the wayside. I think it’s time to bring them back! Recipe Roundups began on PBF as a way to highlight past recipes that may have been lost in the shuffle in my four (plus!) years of blogging. Since… 

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5Church and Bar Cocoa

Date Night

Ryan and I may be the fastest eaters known to man. If date night only includes dinner out somewhere, this means date night could be over in 45 minutes. Not okay! We love sitting and talking for a while but when we clear our plate in 2.5 seconds, it’s easy to feel bad lingering at… 

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Charlotte Date Night: Copper + Amelie’s French Bakery

Uptown Charlotte

On Saturday night, Ryan and I headed out for a date night in Charlotte! I would say we drove to downtown Charlotte for our date night, but no one calls the city “downtown.” The city is referred to as “Uptown” which seemed kind of strange to me and Ryan at first, but we’re slowly learning… 

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