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Miss Shirley’s Cafe

Edward ‘Eddie’ ‘Dopkin introduced his upscale breakfast and brunch restaurant, Miss Shirley’s, with its first location in Roland Park in 2005. Named after a loyal employee who was part of the family’s catering business for years, Miss Shirley’s is synonymous with southern hospitality and delicious…

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Holiday Brunch, To-Go!

Restaurants in our area offer everything you might need to celebrate the season with a tasty holiday brunch at home! Image courtesy of Iron Rooster. Although our first, and hopefully last, COVID-era Holiday Season will certainly include fewer holiday parties and meals out than in normal years, it…

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Make Your Holiday Meal Stand Out

Annapolis offers a variety of shops to assist you in your holiday meal prep and planning. Image courtesy of Galway Bay. Holiday meal planning can be very stressful. This year, take the anxiety out of the prep by turning to some local favorites to elevate your festive chow. If you’re adding a bit of…

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Holiday Cooking with your Local Library

Holiday cooking at your local library has never been easier, sign up for a virtual cooking class to take it to the next level. Image courtesy of Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL). 2020 is the year of home cooking and your local library is a great free resource for improving your skills in…

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Roy's Kwik Korner: Always A Home Run

Crab Cakes the size of baseballs, just one of the choices available at Roy's Kwik Korner in Glen Burnie. Image courtesy of Roy's Kwik Korner. Yes, the crab cakes at Roy's really are the size of baseballs, and they’re always a home run on the extensive menu at Roy’s Kwik Korner in Glen Burnie. It’s…

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Brown Mustache Coffee

Find them at the back of Old Fox Books on Maryland Ave. Photo courtesy of Brown Mustache Coffee. Just off the beaten path on Maryland Avenue- down an alley and behind Old Fox Books- you'll find one of Annapolis' best kept secrets, Brown Mustache Coffee! This quaint coffee shop was founded in 2016…

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It’s Apple Cider (Donut) Season!

Cinnamon Caramel with Apple Glaze can be found via 'Glazey Days' Donut Truck! Photo courtesy of Glazey Days. Think “Annapolis food and drink,” and apples and apple cider probably don’t come to mind too quickly. Indeed, Maryland grows less than 1% of America’s favorite fruit each year; and although…

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Annapolis Streets Transformed by Outdoor Dining

Outdoor dining globes are on the agenda for Reynolds Tavern as temperatures drop. Photo courtesy of Visit Annapolis. The streets of downtown Annapolis were transformed this summer to provide a safe and pleasant space for socially distant socializing and dining at our bars and restaurants. Although…

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Playing Hooky: 5 Spots for Kid-Friendly Eats!

That wink and a smile, someone is happy with their kid-friendly lunch! Photo courtesy of Miss Shirley's Whether they recently returned to in-person learning or are still doing it from home, kids of all ages are bound to have a more-stressful-than-normal start to the 2020 school year. Parents…

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