533 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

My friend, Cathy, and I have trudged through two marathons before (Pittsburgh and Philadelphia!) so when Bertucci’s asked me to write some words about carbo-loading for the upcoming Boston Marathon, we were so ready. …


800 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02199

It’s finally here! The Prudential Center is now home to the United States’ fourth Eataly (two are in NYC, and one is in Chicago). Opened by superstar Mario Batali, Eataly can be best described …

Bar Mezzana

There’s always time for brunch! Last weekend, I headed over to the South End with Elizabeth, her family, and Michael to Bar Mezzana. The area is up-and-coming, and the old Boston Herald building is now a block of trendy …


307 Hanover St
Boston, MA 02113

Back in Boston for another semester of fun and food! The other night, Krystal, Cathy, Katherine, and I hopped on the Green Line to try out Carmelina’s, a quaint Italian restaurant in the …

Sienna Mercato (Emporio) [PGH]

942 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

I’ll be in Pittsburgh until February, so I’ve decided to expand the blog to the ‘burgh! Today, Elizabeth and I ventured downtown to Sienna Mercato, an insanely cool Italian restaurant with three floors of …

Trattoria Newbury

264 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02116

I’ll be working at MIT over the summer, living in the Back Bay area for the next couple months. I will be living with some of my best friends, I will not have a …