Archive for April, 2009:

Apr
16

Speakeasy at Lounge ON20

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Midtown’s Lounge ON20 is rolling out the red carpet this Saturday to celebrate the debut of local band Jackson Road’s new “Speakeasy” music video.  The Roaring Twenties inspired premiere party  runs from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. During this time I suggest  taking advantage of the Saturday night drink special, a $10 tasting of three bubbles.  And once you […]

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Apr
15

Burgers & Brew: Sacramento Preview

We all love Burgers & Brew in Davis so we were more than excited when we heard that the Sacramento location was finally open! I was already impressed when I heard about the specialty beers that they’ll be serving but I got even more excited when I took a  drive by the 14th & R Street location […]

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Apr
14

Tightwad Tuesday: Tax Day Relief

Hopefully, you’ve finished the arduous task of completing your taxes for this year…and if not, well, you better get on it! Luckily, there is some light at the end of the tunnel – that’s right, Tax Day specials! There are quite a few to be had this year and what better way to celebrate having […]

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Apr
10

Easter Sunday Foodie Round-Up

Whether you’re planning on dining out this Easter Sunday or hosting a gathering at home, we’ve got you covered! There are many special dining events and deals to be had this Sunday in the Sacramento area. What are your plans this Easter? Leave us a comment below and tell us what you’re cooking or where […]

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Apr
09

Order Your Bunny Bread Today!

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Whether you’re hosting or a guest at an upcoming Easter celebration, the Bunny Bread from Freeport Bakery is a must this weekend.  I purchased my first Bunny Bread last year and I won’t go another Easter without it!  As the host, it serves as an adorable table decoration that both the kids and adults loved.  When […]

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Apr
08

Eat for a Cause

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Have you heard? Andrea Lepore and Fabrizio Cercatore, masterminds behind the new Hot Italian in midtown, are organizing a fundraiser to benefit Italy’s Earthquake victims. Tomorrow, April 9, from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m., 100% of the net proceeds from all orders will be donated to the relief fund orchestrated by the National Italian American Foundation. […]

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Apr
08

Soft Sugar Cookies

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Last weekend I was lucky enough to have my best friend Sarah in town from Seattle while my fiancé was out of town on business for the weekend. Now, what are two crazy girls going to do with no guys around for the whole weekend? You guessed it – bake cookies! (We live on the […]

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Apr
07

Tightwad Tuesday: Take Me Out to the Ballgame

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This Thursday is Opening Day for the Rivercats and we can’t wait to officially ring in the start of baseball season. There are a few seats left for the game, so if you don’t have tickets yet there’s still time! Back in 2007 we shared a review of the Baked Potato with Pulled Pork and […]

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Apr
03

Your Weekend in Foodie Events

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No plans this weekend? We’ve got you covered! In a city like Sacramento, there’s always something going on, and when it includes food you can almost guarantee it’s on our radar. Here are a few ideas to get your stomach growling: Need an excuse to go out for Saturday brunch? Consider checking out the Monthly […]

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