Basil Restaurant – Medfield, MA

Families have traditions, and sometimes those traditions involve annually eating at the same restaurant. Our new-ish tradition is having dinner at Basil Restaurant for Father’s Day. When I say “new-ish”, I mean this has only been a tradition for a few years - but a tradition has to start somewhere, right? Google categorizes it as an American … Continue reading Basil Restaurant – Medfield, MA


Zaftigs Delicatessen – Coolidge Corner, Brookline, MA

Instead of going to temple on Friday night, we went to Zaftigs Delicatessen in Coolidge Corner, the next most appropriate thing for a couple of Jews to do. For those that don’t know, the word “zaftig” has a Yiddish origin that means “pleasantly plump”, which is what we set our hearts on being. It was … Continue reading Zaftigs Delicatessen – Coolidge Corner, Brookline, MA