Cocoa Beach Uncorked 2018

Last weekend I had the pleasure of covering the second annual Cocoa Beach Uncorked for The Daily Meal. (Read my article here.) I also got to serve as a judge for its Chef Competition, something I’ve only dreamt of doing. When I told my mom that the festival asked me to serve as a judge,…

Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront

I had the pleasure of attending Cocoa Beach Uncorked with my sister-in-law Heather this past weekend to cover the food and wine festival for The Daily Meal. (Read my article here!) I’ll tell you more about the food and wine festival later, but for now here’s a look at Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront. About Hilton…

Hotel Review: Alexandra Resort in Turks and Caicos

The view from a private balcony at Alexandra Resort is a sight for sore eyes: water so blue, it’s practically green, and the white sand beach that’s been dubbed the Best Beach in the World. The beachfront resort on the north side of Providenciales in Turks and Caicos is in the middle of the action: right on Grace Bay…

Dining Review: Asú on the Beach at Alexandra Resort

Rarely do I give a restaurant such high praise, but Asú on the Beach at Alexandra Resort has made my personal Top 10 Restaurants in the World list. This is a dining experience worth getting on a plane for.  The setting alone is stunning. A beachfront, barefoot-friendly dock restaurant, Asú has magical island lanterns that…