March Madness and great golf come together in Pinehurst and Southern Pines

North Carolina’s beloved Tar Heels likely won’t qualify for this year’s NCAA Tournament field, but there still will be plenty to do around in the Pinehurst/Southern area of North Carolina. www.homeofgolf.com/dining/ Known as The Home of American Golf, Pinehurst/Southern Pines is brimming with pubs, restaurants, bars and grills that cater to sports-viewing guests. Here is […]

Tiger Woods’ Payne’s Valley Course at Big Cedar Lodge opening March 6 for public preview play

Big Cedar Lodge, Johnny Morris’ America’s wilderness resort and a growing destination for world-class golf, on March 6 will open its much-anticipated Payne’s Valley course for public preview play. Located in Ridgedale, Mo., the 19-hole layout, designed by Morris – founder of Bass Pro Shops – and Tiger Woods, will be the first public-access course […]

Gettin’ Crabby With It: Chef Gregory James brings new flavors to the Inn at Perry Cabin on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

For a chef raised in Wisconsin’s cattle and dairy country, Gregory James makes a mean Maryland Crab Cake. James,  the new executive chef at Inn at Perry Cabin in St. Michaels, Md., is incorporating fresh ideas, flavors and resources – along with those Crab Cakes – into the Inn’s re-imagined Stars Restaurant by combining his […]