From the JN Staff Restaurateur Eli Boyer and Chefs Jennifer Jackson and Justin Tootla are excited to announce their third project, Iggy’s Eggies, in Detroit’s Capitol Park. Iggy’s Eggies is a hot breakfast walk-up window on the Grand River side of Lovers Only, serving breakfast essentials and Roos Roast coffee on weekday mornings. It will…Read More
You’ve worked so hard to get to the gym, cut calories and get into your skinny jeans! Yet, maybe you’ve hit a plateau and can’t get the scale to budge. Sound familiar? Many people just like you experience hitting a wall in their weight loss program. This is a common occurrence and, quite often, the…Read More
It’s Saturday morning, and I am so sleepy. My 1-year-old is not such a great sleeper, and after a fitful night, I finally drifted off. I was hoping for a couple of hours, but then I heard footsteps. Thump. Thump. Thump. It’s C. He’s awake. This is how our conversation goes: Me: “Do you want…Read More
How could Anna’s House be voted “No. 1 Best Breakfast in Michigan” if it’s only been open since April 2 in Farmington Hills? While diners on the west side of the state apparently were big fans of Anna’s House in an MLive.com dining poll, I had no prior knowledge of this special group of family-owned…Read More
Don’t let the white tablecloths and fresh flowers fool you. Recipes restaurant in Farmington Hills looks upscale, but it’s a reasonably priced family restaurant offering very good food and attentive service. Open for breakfast through dinner, Recipes is in a strip shopping center on the southeast corner of Grand River at Haggerty in Farmington Hills.
Duc Vu has been a partner in Recipes, co-managing with his wife, Michelle, since they opened in 2009. He used his architectural training to design a soothing space with clean lines.
Trung Huynh, a friend of Vu’s from the Vietnamese community, got him going at this second Recipes outpost. Huynh and a former business partner started the original and still successful Recipes in Troy in 2003. It’s at 2919 Crooks Road, south of Big Beaver (16 Mile). Vu said he doesn’t foresee any more locations.Read More