My friends at Gorman Heritage Farm on Reading Rd have some of the most interesting events – a couple of weeks ago – I got to attend their Savor the Season: Farm to Fork day at the farm. If you’re not familiar – Gorman Heritage Farm is a working, e… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Gorman Heritage Farm – fun visit for the whole family!
I love when I get the opportunity to taste things before the rest of the world – why? Because then I get to give you the sneak peek of what to get when you go! I want to take the guesswork out of your dining experience and this time – I give you a snea… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: It’s Smashburger and I helped!
So this is a serious TREAT for all of you – I have a great deal that you can win OR buy for yourself!There are some really cool Bears at Findlay Market – you may have heard of Bolly Bears, Sushi Bears or Basil Bears – well they are all courtesy of Chef… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Bolly Bears Review, Deal & Giveaway!
Well my husband came in 3rd in the NCAA pool at my job – THIRD. He lost by 2 points. TWO. And while that sucked…there’s always a silver lining – right? Well this time – it wasn’t a silver lining – it was a pizza lining! The coworker that won the… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Whole Lotta Trotta!
The folks I work with are pretty fun and every so often – we all get to have fun together outside of work. A couple of weeks ago – we got together to celebrate our end of fiscal at Bakersfield OTR. And I’ll tell ya – that’s when I know I’m not a hipste… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Tacos Tacos Tacos! (and guac and queso)
I’m usually a “pack my lunch” kinda gal – and the crew that is the “going out” group doesn’t usually go for Mexican – but every once in a while the stars align and they go for Mexican on a day when I want to go out – those are the days I say, YAHOOOOOO… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Food Hussy Review: Taqueria Mercado
What does this look like to you? If you answered, “Heaven” – you are correct!Skyline Chili’s Sky-Ways are back for a limited time – until July 28 you can get 50% more cheese FOR FREE! In honor of the wonderful goodness that is six inches of c… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Quickie Giveaway: $25 Skyline Chili – SKY-WAYS R BACK!
We enjoy exploring our new neighborhood and one of the places we sort of stumbled upon was Frickers off Hamilton Ave in Mt Healthy/North College Hill. Our visit was during March Madness so it was pretty busy for a mid-afternoon on a weekend. They … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Hot Wings in Mt Healthy
I’ve heard lots of peeps rave about Tom + Chee – I had only been once when it was on Fountain Square and wasn’t too excited. So – I decided to give it another shot – and see their new physical location on Court Street. The menu is up on boards aro… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Mac & Cheese Grilled Cheese – wowza!
I cannot tell you how many times I have driven by this place and never gotten to go inside! Either we didn’t have time or it was Sunday and they were closed – but FINALLY – I got to go to Camp Washington Chili!It’s got a very retro feel – which is defi… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Finally! Camp Washington Chili
So as I’ve mentioned a couple of times – we’ve recently moved to a new neighborhood and for a food hussy like me – it’s so fun to try all the new places in my ‘hood! We were tired of fast food and decided to try out the Blublu Greek Restaurant on Hamil… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: New Greek Food for Me!
I’ve been chatting for quite a while with Matt from Just Q’in on Twitter but never actually met him or tasted his food. Up until very recently he’s just had a food truck & catering business – but now – he’s got a restaurant too! Matt has opene… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Awesome Ribs and a New Restaurant
We’re now moved in and pretty much settled and have been discovering the take-out of our new ‘hood. Why? I haven’t figured out how to grocery shop apparently. Ugh – too much stuff to do and not enough time! I drive by Pit to Plate every day on my … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: 3 words: PULLED. PORK. FACEOFF!
Sorry it’s been a while since my last review – with being out of work for a month (now gainfully employed again!) and moving (oye) – it’s been a bit cra-cra in the Johnson household! But with a new job – downtown – comes new places for the Food Hu… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Try the salad – it’s a Killer!
I recently had a business lunch at the Cricket Lounge in the Cincinnatian downtown. I’ve previously eaten at the Palace but not in the lounge area. It was noon – so not really the time for “legendary nightlife”. I went for the soup & sand… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Legendary Nightlife – at 12:30 in the Afternoon
For the ABC’s of Dining – the public voted and chose Pera Mediterranean which is in Mt Lookout square in the former location of Betta’s.Since we’re on a budget, we decided to try out their $5 lunch menu. Parking is always a challenge on the squar… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: ABC’s of Dining: Pera Mediterranean
My husband is working for one of the best pizza places in the city now – it’s just part-time – but it’s perfect for his busy schedule since he’s also in school. On his delivery route – he spotted a frozen yogurt shop and decided to treat me – yeah for … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: FroYo Baby!
As usual on a weekend, Larry and I were driving aimlessly on US-52 East and we were starving (shocker) and came across The Olde Dinner Bell. Now I’d seen it many times but we’d just never been hungry when driving by – but today was the day! It’s r… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: A Peaceful Drive on US 52 to Higginsport and The Olde Dinner Bell
The ABCs are still going on and I’m plugging away – the letter O was a landslide for Otto’s in Covington. It’s in Mainstrasse across from Lime Taqueria. Otto’s is pretty small and cozy and I highly recommend reservations – we tried to go a few wee… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: ABCs of Dining: The Letter O – Otto’s
The folks at the Freestore Foodbank were nice enough to send me (and 2 of my readers) free tickets to the Taste of the NFL. It’s a yearly event with NFL teams across the country and they all benefit food banks in the NFL communities.The event was held … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Taste of the NFL – and Cincinnati!