Fred Segal Mauro Cafe

July 16, 2014

Inside Fred Segal on Melrose is Mauro Cafe. I met up with Emily this morning, who invited me in to check out their breakfast. Perfect Brioche Buns… …Scrambled Eggs… …Smoked Salmon, with Cucumbers… …two runny poached eggs… …and a choice of fruit or salad. They also have a full lunch menu, weekend brunch, and dinner on […]

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Red, White, and Blueberry Muffins

July 4, 2014
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Happy 4th of July! I know I just did a post about Go Get Em Tiger, but this time I actually ate the food there. The buttery brioche toast was white, the jam was red… …and Shelly’s blueberry muffin was you-know-what. Enjoy your Holiday Weekend! Share It Hide Sites

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July 3, 2014

Larabar makes Granola now! Actually, it’s grain-free, so they’re calling it “Renola.”  Which makes me sing the Ricola song in my head every time I open a sample…probably not their intention. I prefer more clumps, personally – but who knows if that’s even possible with a vegan granola… …ordinarily this plum would’ve gone on top, […]

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An Apple Chip a Year

June 23, 2014

Worked over the weekend – can’t share what, but I got to meet Ian Chen, who’s starring in Randall’s show Fresh off the Boat! My usual breakfast burrito – which I talk about in the podcast interview with Jordan Belfi… …another set staple – Yogurt-Covered Pretzels + Trail Mix. More snacks awaited at home – […]

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M Street Kitchen

June 5, 2014

I haven’t been to M Street Kitchen in so long, the last time I was here it was called La Grande Orange! It’s related (and attached) to my favorite Santa Monica Pizzeria – since then, we got our own Stella Barra in Hollywood – and I’ve become friends with the chef! I texted Jeff Mahin […]

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