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
So what is a ”Yeah, We Tried It!” post? In general it has come to be something of a running joke where we sample a beer from one of the larger brewing companies whose names shall most times not be mentioned unless I want to hotlink or tag their name in a shameless attempt to garner more hits. [...] . . . → Read More: Hoperatives: Yeah, We Tried It! : Shock Top Pumpkin Wheat
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!
Sometimes you just stumble upon something awesome – this was one of those days. You have no plan – you’re just driving and you’re starving. The nagging wife grumbles, “We are NOT going to McDonalds again!” to her husband who, like a 9 year old, co… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Some Amazing Chicken in a Fantastic Burrito!
So now – it’s time to explore Greensburg, Indiana a little more in-depth – at least with the food. First up – was our first stop – Stories Restaurant. It’s in the heart of downtown Greensburg and right across the street from the famous tower tree. … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: The best tenderloin since I moved from Iowa!
Hubby and I were on our way home from one of our road trip days and he wanted steak. Let me tell you – trying to find a place that has a reservation open for Saturday night at 530pm is not fun. We called probably 7 places!!! Finally we ended up at Polo… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Expensive & Mediocre Steak? Sure!
I’d heard a couple of rave reviews about Ali Baba’s Mediterranean Grill on Red Bank and was really excited to try it. I love Lebanese/Greek food and this place is close by and affordable – sounds like a winning combination!It’s on Red Bank near the Wal… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Ali Baba – Grant Me a Wish for Awesome Food!
On one of our random drives – we saw a road sign for a Chuck Wagon Dinner – how could we pass that up?! Unfortunately I sort of forgot about it with all of the activities of summer. Luckily I remembered just in time to hit the LAST ONE of the summer (e… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Road Trip: Chuck Wagon Dinner!
My handsome husband decided to take me out for a surprise dinner – although as soon as we got going – I had a gut feeling where he was taking me. Sure enough – I was right! Four Seasons (same location as Pirates Cove) near Coney Island. We’ve gone… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Old People Fancy
So there’s a restaurant that’s out there – and you might not even know it exists! I’ll bet you know the business exists – but what you might not know is that you can have lunch there!!!! (And I’m giving you the chance to try it for free!)That’s right -… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Giveaway to Restaurant You Might Not Even Know About!
So y’all voted for the letter N and The National Exemplar won. It’s such a big fancy name – I admit – I was a little intimidated. It’s in historic Mariemont – which is such a pretty neighborhood. Larry and I always joke that even in the dead of winter … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: ABC’s of Dining – The Letter N: National Exemplar
My sister was in town from South Korea and decided she wanted to take ME out for a fancy sisterly dinner – her taking ME out – this I had to see! We knew that Downtown Restaurant Week was going on and perused the menus and chose Lavomatic’s.I had been … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Sisterly Bonding in OTR
Sometimes brands send me things for free – but this is not one of those times. This one came out of my pocket…unfortunately.I know – it seems like a bad idea. Nothing pre-packaged that can be eaten in 60 seconds is going to taste good – but I had my … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Product Review: Old El Paso Tortilla Stuffers
Here’s something I don’t ever get the chance to do – blog while I’m eating the food! But today (last Friday actually) I’m trying the Skyline Chili shelf-stable chili spaghetti for my lunch. I work from home now – so blogging while I’m eating is so easy… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Skyline @Home and GIVEAWAY DAY!
The letter M – well I got stuck on you for a while – like two weeks! But finally – we were scheduled for dinner with another couple and made the date night on the West Side! Maury’s Tiny Cove – here we come! Since we’re now attending church on the… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: ABC’s of Dining – The Letter M (plus a bonus V)
So my baby sister (she’s 22) has been in town for three weeks from Korea. It’s been a lot of fun having her around and hanging out. I’ve introduced her to my couponing and she’s introduced me back to my friend – the gym. (blech) I even bought a pair of… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: First Meal After 1 Year in Korea
Quickie review for a Monday – a couple of weeks ago we used one of the daily deals at Roc-a-Fellas in downtown Sharonville. Larry had been wanting to go and we finally had a night free to run up and get the ‘za.We had bought a $20 gift certificate for … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Quick Review: Roc-a-Fellas in Sharonville
Great Crescent Brewery is located in beautiful downtown Aurora, IN. About 10-15 minutes south of I-275. It’s not as far as it seems and I promise the beer is worth the drive. Take the family out on a Sunday drive, you come off as the All-American parent and get to fulfill your ulterior motives of [...] . . . → Read More: Hoperatives: Review: Great Crescent Brewery – Dark Lager
Every once in a while – a girl needs a fun night out. I think you’d all agree with that?! Well – thanks to Hollywood Casino in Indiana – this girl got one – and it was all free to boot! Unfortunately I can’t pass a free dinner and party on to all … . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: Mega Burger and MEGA GIVEAWAY!
That’s right – what better way than to start off a Monday morning than by thinking about ICE CREAM!!!! After one of our drives, we ended up in Covington and wanted something to cool us off and came across Sweet Tooth Candies.There was a big sign out fr… . . . → Read More: The Food Hussy!: You scream, We all scream…