The Forge PIB – OH CREPE!

The Forge is the place to be for breakfast at Put-in-Bay.  This is our go-to stop for breakfast any time we are on South Bass Island. I really enjoyed my veggie eggs Benedict with avocado, tomato and arugula.  The food is always fresh and delicious. They have signature cocktails, and a dinner menu, too. Since they’re known for their crepes, I had to try one for breakfast and it was worth the calorie bomb! The staff is friendly and recommends {Read More}

Healthy Breakfast – Toast, Avocado, and Hard Boiled Egg

I saw an article where model Rosie Huntington talked about eating toast, avocado, and a hard boiled egg for breakfast, and I decided to try it because it sounded healthy, filling, and I happened to have all of the ingredients at my house. Even though I don’t particularly like to cook, I can make a pretty mean simple breakfast, appetizers, and I’ve been told that I make the world’s greatest salad.  So in other words, if it’s not simple, it’s {Read More}

Twin Oast Brewery – Beer, Food and Fun at Catawba Island

We ventured out to the new, gorgeous Twin Oast Brewery at Catawba Island. This place is brand new and had a beautiful indoor and outdoor atmosphere! The food and beers were delicious and I highly recommend the fish tacos with a flight of beers. The brats were really good, too. For a full menu, visit My daughter loved this enormous pretzel.  It’s great comfort food for the fall season. This place is kid friendly and has a lot of land {Read More}

Pop-Oh-Ver Playsets

Did you ever play “restaurant” as a kid? My sister and I had an assortment of pretend food, a chair and small table in the corner and a handwritten menu. We’d take turns being the guest and the chef. I still remember it as one of my favorite childhood games! Now that I have children of my own, I love it when they play similar games that make use of imagination – and not handheld technology. I was so excited {Read More}