Category Archives: Incanto

how i spent my summer vacation

I’m going to let you in on a little secret that apparently New Yorkers don’t want you to know: Kiawah Island in South Carolina is an amazing little vacation spot. I first went to Kiawah back in 1982 when I was 6. Since I only remember bits and pieces of that trip, this was basically […]

san fran eats

Last week I spent several days in easily one of my favorite cities – San Francisco. Work brought me there so I didn’t have too much free time. But we did have our nights free, which of course were spent taking in all the wonderful flavors and sights of the city. SPQRMy friend Heidi Robb […]

doug katz/fire gets ink in food & wine

Local is all the rage these days in the media, especially among the foodie publications (well, is has been for some time, but the focus continues to (thankfully) increase). Doug Katz, chef/owner of Fire, is mentioned throughout this month’s Food & Wine, which focuses on local resources and favorite regional finds. Although he is one […]

sonoma and san fran: part 2

The weather in San Francisco was picture perfect. It was ideal for exploring the various neighborhoods, taking in Golden Gate and of course, the ultra touristy cable cars. Next to our dinners, waking up early for coffee and a cable car ride topped our list. We stayed at the Hotel Monaco. I’m a big fan […]

goin’ back to cali

I’m heading back to California tomorrow, specifically Sonoma and San Francisco. Thankfully this time, it’s longer than a day trip. I’m attending a conference for work that just happens to be in Sonoma. Ok, so the location is ideal but I’m actually a total geek in that I’m really excited to attend this conference. I […]