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Blue C Sushi

May 9, 2014
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I’m at The Arclight several times a month – and have been thrilled to watch the culinary scene expand over the years. All my favorites are within walking distance – Veggie Grill, Stella Barra, Umami Burger, Shophouse – and now Blue C Sushi! We sat inside by the conveyer belt… …which gave us a lovely […]

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Woods Hole Inn

May 7, 2014
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We’ve been back in Los Angeles since Monday, but my heart is still in Cape Cod… …specifically, in Woods Hole… …at the Woods Hole Inn… …in The Penzance Room… …where I took not only a shower… …but the best bath of my life… …and emerged only to look at the balcony view… …and eat dinner […]

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A Late April Night’s Dream

April 27, 2014
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Saturday morning started off with brunch at Randall’s and Jae’s… …where I discovered slow cooker eggs… …and a serious addiction to granola – Love Grown Foods + Erin Bakers make nice n clumpy ones. (Recipe for these Triple Chocolate Cookies will be in a future post!) Back home, Abe and I finally bought new speakers/receiver […]

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LA Cake Club

April 20, 2014
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Who wants to be in a Cake Club??? Me, Mye (not her cat) and my Vanilla Wafer Coconut Cake gathered with other sweets-lovers at Little Meats for the 2nd Meeting of LA Cake Club… …founded by master baker, Sara of Matchbox Kitchen. Her beautiful contribution – as you can see it wasn’t just big cakes… …there […]

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Recipe: Vanilla Wafer Coconut Cake

April 19, 2014
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LA Cake Club was born earlier this year, and, after seeing what when down, I was determined not to miss it again.  I also knew I was going to be in the presence of some hardcore bakers, and my usual go-to cake recipe wouldn’t cut it. Still used a box, though.  I saw Trisha Yearwood make this […]

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