Hotspot of the Week: Forage Kitchen

You can find my husband and I at Forage Kitchen at Hilldale probably once a week. We are plant-based and the selection of toppings and base ingredients is enormous. You can order a salad off the menu or build your own (which is what I typically do). For a build your own, you can choose […]

Hotspot of the Week: Villa Dolce Restaurant

My husband and I had our first date at Villa Dolce so it is a special place for us not only for the food. Villa Dolce is a relaxed eatery offering artisanal pizza, homemade gelato & wine in a contemporary setting. We dine at Villa Dolce for the salads and the delicious goat cheese brushetta. […]

Hotspot of the Week: Fresco Rooftop Restaurant

The word “Fresco” refers to an intricate painting done on a ceiling; Fresco Rooftop Restaurant embodies the term well. Located in the epicenter of downtown Madison, steps away from the Overture Center for the Arts Fresco offers an all-around beautiful dining experience.  I recently had the pleasure of dining there with my boyfriend to celebrate our anniversary.  We […]

Best Coffee Houses in the Madison Area

If you enjoy coffee, you will surely love Madison’s plentiful supply of great Coffee Houses. My Top Two Prairie Cafe: A local café and bakery, offering breakfast, lunch and daily bakery specials. Everything, from the soups to the salads to the fresh bakery items are made in house daily! Along with the delicious food, Prairie […]