Articles written by: Brenda C. Hill

Brenda C. Hill

As a longtime food writer for Where Magazine New York City, Brenda Hill, along with her writing partner, Maralyn Hill (no relation), writes and publishes books about chefs, food and international travel. They co-authored Our Love Affairs with Food & Travel and joined French Master Chef Herv Laurent in writing Cooking Secrets: The Why and How Brenda has been active in the California Writer's Club, IFWTWA, and the Santa Barbara's Writers Conference. Brenda Hill and her partner Maralyn Hill conduct marketing and writing seminars. Maralyn and I will be heading back to Rancho La Puerta in July to give our presentation on writing and marketing your book, as well as bringing back some freshly picked off the farm nutritious and tasty recipes.

Gansevoort Resort is Captivating
Caribbean / Chronological / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / Island Nation

Gansevoort Resort is Captivating

Where in the world can one find the perfect place in the sun? Gansevoort Resort, on shimmering Grace Bay in the Turks and Caicos, captivated my heart. This 5-star resort, is one of the elite members of The Preferred Hotels and Resorts. The group represents the utmost in fine hospitality throughout the world.

The Connecticut Wine Trail
Chronological / Connecticut / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / United States / Wines & Spirits

The Connecticut Wine Trail

…These areas are well known for the excellence of their wines. Less is known about the Connecticut Wine Trail. Yet, one of the most pleasant ways to see the small state of Connecticut is to take it vineyard by vineyard. The Connecticut Farm Wine Development Council now encompasses 28 wineries throughout the nutmeg state.

Gordon Ramsay
Chefs of Distinction / Chronological

Gordon Ramsay

How many chefs have two, or even one, Michelin stars before the age of 30? How lucky I was to be living around the corner from Gordon Ramsay’s London restaurant, aptly named…Gordon Ramsay.

Rockland, Maine: Four Perfect Days and Four Historic Inns
Chronological / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / Maine / United States

Rockland, Maine: Four Perfect Days and Four Historic Inns

The first thing the Hill Team learned during our adventures along Maine’s mid-coast was that four days in Rockland would not be nearly enough.

Miracle Springs…a Diamond in the Desert
California / Chronological / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / United States

Miracle Springs…a Diamond in the Desert

Miracle Springs Resort and Spa in Desert Hot Springs was the perfect antidote to my cold and weary bones. This comfy, casual resort exceeded my expectations.