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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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Think Pink

August 18, 2014

I haven’t been back to Pink Taco for a few years – they were kind enough to welcome us in for a hosted weekend lunch! Chips n salsa to start… …followed by their signature Chopped Salad with avocado, corn, eggs, tomato, black bean vinaigrette… …and added shrimp. Abe went with one of several vegetarian options – […]

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Baba Bibimbap

August 13, 2014

I will say this about mourning – it gets better.  But it still stings. I was so glad to see my father surrounded by such beauty at St. John the Divine! Back in NJ, we went to lunch at Dong Bang Grill. I ordered a Bibimbap sans beef.  Not accustomed to all the meat I’ve been […]

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Return of the Party in a Box

August 8, 2014

Remember when Del Real sent me a Party in a Box?  And then I had one?  Well, they sent another one. This time I froze most of the tamales for later, but Abe and I have been enjoying the rice/beans… …salsas… …and pupusas!  PUPUSA.  Pupusa.  I can’t say/write that word just once for some reason. […]

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I’d Like to Buy the World a Coke

June 20, 2014

…so you could try these two recipes! We have a few cans of Regular Coca-Cola in the fridge from a BuzzFeed shoot. I still have residual eating disorder issues re: drinking calories (I can’t even suck down a smoothie without doing deep breathing exercises) but I’m totally fine eating them. That’s why I whipped up […]

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