Summer Travel Guide to Coastal Maine

Let’s travel “beyond” South Florida much further north, to gorgeous coastal Maine. The state is nicknamed “Vacationland” for a reason — but only if you’re vacationing there during the summer months.  After three years of summer visits to this New England state, I have to say… I love Maine, and could not recommend it more […]

My First Taste of New England: Nantucket Wine and Food Festival

Nantucket

Never miss a bite! Sign up here to receive new recipes and reviews straight to your inbox. Disclosure: I received complimentary admission to various events at Nantucket Wine and Food Festival. Special thanks to friends Mike and Heather for providing accommodations. As always, all opinions are 100% my own. Nantucket was never on my radar as a child growing […]

The Reason Why I’ll Never Be Able to Drink Wine The Same Way Again…

Lake Garda, Italy

Never miss a bite! Sign up here to receive new recipes and reviews straight to your inbox. Disclosure: This post was sponsored by the Italian Trade Agency as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Please drink responsibly. When I created Take A Bite Out of Boca in […]

Family-Friendly Vacation in Rosemary Beach, Panama City Beach, Florida

Never miss a bite! Sign up here to receive new recipes and reviews straight to your inbox. Disclosure: I received a complementary three-night stay at The Rosemary Beach Inn during my visit. No monetary compensation has been received for this post. As always, all opinions are 100% my own. There are plenty of vacation-worthy places here in South Florida, and […]

Tampa Part 3: Columbia in Ybor City and Edison Food + Drink Lab

Columbia Restaurant in Ybor City, Tampa

Never miss a bite! Sign up here to receive new recipes and reviews straight to your inbox. Narrowing down our choices for food in Tampa was hard. We were getting recommendations left and right, and every place had good reviews. There was one place that we kept hearing about over and over, so it was obvious we had to […]

Tampa Part 2: Breakfast at Oxford Exchange

Oxford Exchange in Tampa, FL

Never miss a bite! Sign up here to receive new recipes and reviews straight to your inbox. The Tampa adventures continue! Denise and I absolutely loved our dinner at Èlevage — by the way, you can check out Denise’s post all about our dinner and stay at the Epicurean here. We were anxious to explore the rest of this […]

Tampa Part I: Epicurean Hotel

Epicurean Hotel Tampa

Never miss a bite! Sign up here to receive new recipes and reviews straight to your inbox. I’m not sure how to start this post. I kind of wish you could just take a little trip into my mind and relive my mini vacation in Tampa as though you were there with me. If that kind of technology exists somewhere, I […]