Archive For The “Restaurant” Category

Betsy’s Bakery

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On October 9, T and I headed up to PA for a brief vacation in the Pocono Mountains. On the way, we made a quick detour to check out Betsy’s Bakery, in Camp Hill, PA. This bakery is just minutes from the split on I-81, that diverts to Harrisburg one way, Camp Hill the other. Since…

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Real Food Works: Delicious Local Meals Delivered

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Over the last decade (and some), ordering in at home for an evening meal has become commonplace for many families. I remember thinking what a neat idea it was that my parents could call one number yet order from any number of local restaurants, and have it delivered to the house. And as long as…

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Mama’s Italian Restaurant

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I saved the best for last. Mama’s Italian Restaurant was an unexpected (and wholly delicious) find on our August trip to Long Island. Mama’s is out in Oakdale, and if you like Italian at all, it is well worth your time to go out there for a meal (or two, or three)! I’ve had pizza…

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Bare Naked Bakery

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Bare Naked Bakery

During our August NY trip, I was delighted to visit the Bare Naked Bakery in Bellmore again. Not just once, but several times. Although disappointed to find out that the meat in their Reuban (one of my all-time favorite sandwiches) contained nitrates, meaning I couldn’t enjoy it on this trip, I was able to have any…

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Gluten Free Manhattan

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I spent the past week (and some) in NY. Mostly in Queens, but we took a couple of trips into the city. Instead of writing multiple posts about Manhattan, I’ve decided to combine them all into one post (and then do a separate one for a place out on the island and a place in…

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