2 posts in category Alaska

Best Restaurants in Phoenix: T. Cooks at the Royal Palms Resort and Spa

"One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." - Virginia Woolf This is one of my favorite quotes about food, and every once and a while, a meal triggers that remote corner of my mind where that quote lingers.  My recent meal at T. Cooks was such a meal. Why T. Cooks? I've been working on a "Best Arizona Staycation Resorts" blog series, and I had the true pleasure of visiting T. Cooks during my visit to the Royal Palms Resort and Spa (click here to read about ... Continue Reading

Good Karma Inn Bed & Breakfast – Homer, Alaska – July 2013

Full disclaimer.  My uncle owns the Good Karma Inn Bed & Breakfast in Homer, Alaska.  We visited because we continued to hear about Homer's beauty and food scene, and we were dazzled. What a place.  It changed my life. There is something incredibly special about this hamlet by the sea. It is magical, lovely. vibrant, surprising, and exceptional. You should go - soon. The dining is stellar.  Many high end chefs (as they say in Alaska, those from the lower 48) emigrate to Homer ... Continue Reading