Carvery Kitchen

August 26, 2014

“Ocean Park Boulevard” in Santa Monica = commercial auditions.  For me, there’s really no reason to hang around that street before/afterwards, but now there might be! Carvery Kitchen recently opened, and invited me in to try out the menu.  It kinda reminds me of Lemonade/Tender Greens… …with my favorite soda machine! Roman, the owner, invited […]

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Union in Pasadena

June 16, 2014

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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Din Tai Fung Glendale

June 10, 2014

You may remember my love for Din Tai Fung… …now, I no longer have to drive all the way to the SGV for my dumpling fix! Situated on the outskirts of Americana at Brand, the Glendale space is a bit more posh for its mall clientele… …but you’ll still witness a human dumpling factory upon […]

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Quicks Hole Tavern

May 6, 2014

On our last night in Cape Cod, Abe and I stayed at Woods Hole Inn (<—post to come!) where a lovely gift awaited us from the owner – our friend Beth… …we brought it along for a stroll down the road, across the street from the Martha’s Vineyard Ferry Terminal… …to Quicks Hole Tavern, Beth’s newest […]

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April 23, 2014

Freshology is a Gourmet Weight Loss Meal Delivery based in Los Angeles, that ships nationwide. I’ve never tried this particular service before, but have heard a lot about them, via their famous clients. We got to meet the founders/staff – including Chef Raffi Asadourian – for a sneak peek at their Los Angeles headquarters… …and […]

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