Category Archives: Romantic Dining

Citico’s: A Special Place In East Tennessee

Citico’s is a remarkable restaurant hidden away in the Wind River Golf Community in East Tennessee just outside of Knoxville. It is a very elegant and perfect for your special occasion dinners. Continue reading

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Traffic or Prosecco?

My romantic husband offered to take me to an impromptu dinner instead of dealing with rush hour traffic and of course I said “Great!” Continue reading

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And The Sign Said: The Food, The Bar, The View (In Seattle)

We couldn’t have been more happy to stumble upon Place Pigalle in Seattle’s Pike Market area. Tired and needing something wonderful to eat we were rewarded with delicious seafood. Continue reading

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Seattle, The Emerald City in 48 Hours

Why is it called the Emerald City? I didn’t know that it was before we arrived, but I was told that back in the 1980’s a local organization
decided to have a contest to boost tourism. The nickname “Emerald City” won that contest to reflect the climate of frequent rains and the lush landscapes with a vast amount of evergreen trees in the state of Washington. Continue reading

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Date Night at Cucina Bella

If you haven’t been to Cucina Bella in Algonquin, IL you are missing out on the best grilled calamari anywhere! Continue reading

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Romantic Restaurants in Chicago with Breathtaking Views

It isn’t hard to find great dining in Chicago. However, when you are asking for an excellent view to go with your dinner, your choices may be fewer because of the number of buildings blocking your views. Continue reading

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The Magic of Table Setting

An attractively set table for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner sets the mood for just the two of you or your special guests. I don’t remember when it began, but I know I started enjoying setting the table for family … Continue reading

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Fill Your Glass at Tutto Italiano!

It doesn’t get much more romantic than dinner at Tutto Italiano! Sitting in the old fashioned train car that has been converted into a romantic dining room is a must. White lights strung from the ceilings, intimate little tables with … Continue reading

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Dinner with Audrey Hepburn and Julia Child

There is something inspiring and creative about cooking a dinner with just what ingredients you have on hand. Just as Audrey Hepburn did in the movie Sabrina. Why not make it even more difficult by trying one of Julia Child’s recipes. We did and it was fun and delicious! Continue reading

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An Anniversary Rendezvous

For our 6th anniversary celebration Bob and I decided to take on a trio of hotels. This entailed staying one night in each hotel and moving to the next location three days in a row. Our agenda was packed with … Continue reading

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