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City in the Country

September 1, 2014

Ah, 3-day-weekends.  We were able to make a quick getaway from the city to hang out with Joy/Corey in the woods! Joy doubled a vegetarian recipe from Blue Apron Meals… …and fired up the grill too. Berries, a massaged kale salad… …and dessert – brought all the way from House of Pies, in the city. Banana […]

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Rita’s West LA

August 27, 2014

Ever since Rita’s opened in Redondo Beach last year, they’ve been popping up all over LA!  We’ve driven as far as Santa Monica and La Canada for our fix; the newest store is on Pico (near the Westside Pavillion), and is the closest one yet. The space is smaller, so there aren’t as many flavors as the other […]

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Wizard of X Bar

August 22, 2014

The last time I was at The Hyatt Regency in Century City, I was filming Silicon Valley… …little did I know – just down the hall is a whole other bar! X Bar recently renovated and invited me in to check out the new space/menu… …as you can see, there are green lights above the […]

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Blue Plate Oysterette

August 20, 2014

Blue Plate Oysterette has been on my radar for a while now – they are well-known in Santa Monica, and recently opened closer to my side of town, on 3rd Street. I left the vegetarian at home and brought Christy… …we went to celebrate her birthday! She ordered the Red Trout – similar to salmon – […]

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Profanity Pop

August 17, 2014

Y’all know I’m a Disney freak, so of course I wanted to see La Luz de Jesus Gallery’s Current Exhibit… …Jose Rodolfo Loaiza Ontiveros’ “Profanity Pop.” Featuring all my favorites – including the subject of an upcoming interview. The Wacko/Soap Plant Store is fun enough to look at itself – we spent an hour wandering and […]

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