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Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes

July 15, 2014
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I usually bake my sweet potatoes in large batches, but in the summertime, I choose to ignore the oven. Crockpot, who knew you were my year-round buddy?  Scrub the potatoes clean, pierce them with a fork, wrap in foil, and slow cook on low for 6-8 hours. Eat with maple butter… …or mash it up! […]

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More Sun More Cafe

July 10, 2014
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SunCafe Organic is one of my favorite vegan restaurants in Los Angeles.  They moved, but just up the street… …to a bigger space with valet parking (free if you’re picking up for takeout)… …and a patio. Dogs welcome! My favorite vegetarian was my date, of course. I didn’t have any of the alcoholic stuff… …but […]

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Dr. Sandwich

June 30, 2014
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Dr. Sandwich recently opened and invited me to Beverly Hills for lunch… …reminds me of Subway or Chipotle, with a Mediterranean theme. Customize your sandwich on plain/whole wheat Baguette… …Lafa… …or pita.  That’s what I got, along with some Chicken Shawarma. Also on the menu – Paninis, Soup, French Fries, Chicken Schnitzel… …and vegetarian options – Falafel… …and Sabich […]

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Union in Pasadena

June 16, 2014
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UPDATE: Union is no longer serving lunch Down the street from one of my favorite galleries in Old Pasadena, lies a 50-seat restaurant called Union. They recently launched their lunch menu… …which you can take to go… …but once I saw their adorable space, I decided to stay/eat at the bar. Elizabeth was my date […]

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Zinque West Hollywood

May 15, 2014
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Zinque now has another location in West Hollywood, right across from the Pacific Design Center. Christina invited me for a mid-week lunch (FYI they’re pretty much open all day long.) Just like the Venice original, there’s plenty of wine… …and coffee! Along with our Pig/Zinque themed beverages, we were served Banh Mi… …sliced hard boiled […]

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