Category Archives: Heather Haviland

vine and bean cafe

There aren’t many things better on a weekend than sitting at Lucky’s, sharing breakfast (which must include the pecan-crusted bacon) with Jamie and Natalie while reading the paper. Oh wait – there is! A Saturday morning trip in the summer to the North Union Farmers Market at Shaker Square followed by breakfast at Vine & […]

lucky’s cafe

On Sunday, we continued the ‘all the great restaurants outside of Solon’ tour with my parents. This time it was for breakfast at Lucky’s (in the past, it’s been Lolita, Momocho, Lola, Bar Cento and the introduction of Thai and sushi into their diet). Actually, to be fair, they do venture out much more now […]

q & a with heather haviland

Next to the Bongo Room in Chicago and the Kula Lodge in Maui at the bottom of the Haleakala Mountain (okay, that one tops the list), Lucky’s Cafe in Tremont is my favorite spot for breakfast. Chef Heather Haviland, who also owns Sweet Mosaic, has created more than a great neighborhood coffee shop that happens […]

book review: farms and foods of ohio

I’m a big advocate for supporting our local economy, which is why I try to avoid all things chain whenever possible. In doing so, I regular seek out our local chefs that support local farmers. But I admit, my knowledge of local farmers and all the wonderful foods and flavors that can be found close […]