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Superba Food and Bread

July 29, 2014
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Funny – I just posted some old Superba Snack Bar pix to the new Instagram feed; now I’ve got photos from their new sister restaurant to upload… …Superba Food and Bread is on Lincoln Avenue – much more spacious! Felita treated me to a lovely Grain Bowl – with Slow Cooked Egg, Pickles, Collard Slaw, Cashews, and added Avocado… …there’s […]

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The Ube Ube Shake

July 28, 2014
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Abe and I were on a writing deadline, so this weekend has been all business… …quick muesli (<—click for recipe) and a stop by M Cafe’s BBQ celebration… …we also squeezed in two movies for motivation, and when we finished Sunday night – a celebration! Oinkster’s Ube Shake – actually stronger in Coconut Ice Cream flavor. […]

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Sonny’s Hideaway

July 21, 2014
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Mia and I had a Sunday brunch date… …we met just down the street from Galco’s, at Sonny’s Hideaway. As you can imagine, this place probably gets all Mad Men in the evening… …we were the first ones there at 11am, though, so no cocktails. To start – a refreshing Citrus Salad with beets, goat cheese, […]

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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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Renola

July 3, 2014
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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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