The Royal in Cancun – A Food Lover’s Paradise & A Whole Lot More

The Royal in Cancun

Earlier this month, Haley and I took our first overseas vacation together to an all-inclusive resort called The Royal in Cancun that was highly recommended by her parents. For years we’ve heard nothing but good things about the resort from them and how they wished we could go with them each year. As intrigued as I was to go, issues always arose where we couldn’t make it. Finally in 2011, we got that chance …

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Scrumptious Fried Seafood & Tasty Sushi at Batter’d & Fried in Nashville

Cod, Coconut Shrimp, Fries, Slaw

About a month ago (for St. Patrick’s Day), I got the opportunity to hang out in East Nashville with Haley and her coworker Jennifer. Instead of becoming inebriated on green beer like everyone else, I instead was looking forward to trying out a new restaurant on that side of town. While bar hopping with Haley and Jennifer, we happened to stumble across a restaurant that I saw a couple months earlier in passing: Batter’d …

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Gloria’s Korean Kitchen Is Korean Cuisine Worth Driving To

Pork Bibimbap

A few weeks ago while I was checking the Twitter account for Hyoungry Man, I noticed a fellow Nashville food blogger & Twitter friend, Beth Eats, tweeted about her recent lunch experience that day. What caught my eye in particular were three words: “Gloria’s Korean Kitchen”. After a few quick tweets, I found out that Gloria’s Korean Kitchen was actually found in Franklin, TN. Having recently taken a new job in Brentwood, I was …

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Superb Service & Fantastic Food at J. Alexander’s in Franklin, TN

New York Strip Steak with NYO Mac & Cheese

A couple weeks ago, I was in the Franklin area visiting Haley after work. Since it was close to dinner, she made the suggestion that we try J. Alexander’s. The last time I experienced J. Alexander’s was over a decade ago in Louisville and I barely even remember that visit because I was too young to appreciate food like I do now.

Before arriving to J. Alexander’s, all I knew was that it is …

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