The week-long celebration of the Lunar New Year is right around the corner (Saturday, January 28 to be exact), and what better way to celebrate half of my genetic history than with a salute to one of my favorite Chinese meals - dim sum. And yes, I said week-long celebration. Officially the holiday is celebrated … Continue reading Chinese New Year: Sum food for thought
Y'all didn't think I'd start a blog without writing about Hotlanta, did you?? I lived in Atlanta for four years, which may not sound like a long time but in your early 20s, four years is long enough to lay your roots down for adulthood. I spent my youth partly in the plains of Illinois, partly … Continue reading #FILA: Forever I Love Atlanta
Restaurant Review: Wolf Peach Nestled in the Brewers Hill neighborhood is a quaint, one-of-a-kind Milwaukee restaurant called Wolf Peach. Legend has it (and by legend I mean their website) that Wolf Peach owes its name to the tomato, pronounce it how you will. Let's take a moment to get slightly off track for a quick history … Continue reading Toma(y)to, Toma(h)to, or Wolf Peach
For Starters. Thanks for stopping in! I'm Melanie, the girl behind Eats & Streets, a food and travel blog. I'll start things off by saying I love to eat. Like I really love eating. So much that I'll list it as one of my hobbies in surveys. I wanted to begin a blog to document where … Continue reading What’s on the menu?