Review: Gustazo Cuban Restaurant in Waltham
Oct21

Review: Gustazo Cuban Restaurant in Waltham

I’m a huge fan of Cuban food but haven’t eaten it in years. After all, we don’t see this type of cuisine very often in New England. So I was intrigued recently when I heard about Gustazo Cuban Restaurant in Waltham.

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Review: Amuleto Mexican Table
Sep09

Review: Amuleto Mexican Table

Have you heard the news?! Waltham has some great new restaurants that might even rival Newton’s best. Among these — in my opinion — is Amuleto Mexican Table on Moody St. My hubby and I were looking for a fun new restaurant for date night. Several friends had recommended Amuleto Mexican Table and a plan was hatched. I booked about a week ahead and had no trouble getting a reservation. Despite being prime time on a...

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Review: The Land of Eataly
Jul22

Review: The Land of Eataly

My family’s summer bucket list would not be complete without food destinations. As such, last week my girls and I found ourselves in the Back Bay one evening at the new Eataly Food Marketplace. Their motto is: Eat. Shop. Learn. And they offer it all in spades.

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Review: Date Night at The Farmhouse
Jun24

Review: Date Night at The Farmhouse

With non-stop schedules and juggling family, friends and obligations, my husband and I don’t go out on a date often enough. Recently we decided to make the effort to have more one-on-one dates. Luckily, this lead us to The Farmhouse in Needham Center.

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Review: The Bella Boutique Spa
May20

Review: The Bella Boutique Spa

My husband took the hint from my “5 Ways to Spend Mother’s Day” post, but went rogue when choosing a place for my massage. Rather than choosing from LiveNewton.net’s recommended salons, he opted to try out a new (to us) practice in Newtonville, The Bella Boutique Spa…

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Review: Good Friends & Good Food at Ronsky’s
Apr08

Review: Good Friends & Good Food at Ronsky’s

My friend Becca and I have been pals since our oldest children met in preschool. We spent time together on a weekly basis. Now that they’re in 4th grade, we need to plan to get together, which brought us to the popular Ronskys Italian-style cafe on a recent Saturday. Here’s how it went…

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