Monthly Archives: March 2012

apple pies and llamas | julian, ca

Main St. in the historic, gold mining town of Julian, CA Nick’s Knacks & motos Other modes of transport One happy pup Hey, llama! C & Toops found me hanging with the llama Juicy jellies Caramel apples Entry into Mom’s … Continue reading

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weekend cabin | julian, ca

 Spent this past weekend in the mountains near Julian, CA.  I got to wake up to this view.  The porch Breakfast in the cabin with C & Toops Buckwheat pancakes with freshly whipped cream, blueberries and candied kumquats A visitor! … Continue reading

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khachapouri | momed

Turkish latte  Khachapouri (breakfast flatbread with kasseri cheese, eggs, onions, dried mint & sumac) Today’s brunch with Mia at Momed.

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croissant with preserves

Croissant from Milo and Olive with Farmer’s Market blood orange marmalade

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pies | simplethings sandwich & pie shop

Tomato soup & salad Chicken pot pie  Pumpkin whoopie pie & banana cream pie Today, I met up with Toops for lunch at Simplethings Sandwich & Pie Shop.  National Pi(e) Day on March 14th (pi=3.14, get it?) has come and … Continue reading

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sunday brunch | chez toops

 Frittata and grapefruit-avocado salad with golden beets Mimosa brunch this weekend at Chez Toops with the gals.  Delicioso!

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bossam | kobawoo

Yay, Taeryn’s in town!  That means it’s time to feast!  Last night, Mia, Pands, Shane,  and I met up with Taeryn at Kobawoo in Ktown for some bossam (boiled pork belly cabbage wraps).  We ordered the “Wang Bossam” (translation: “King Bossam”) … Continue reading

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burrata pizza | milo and olive

Milo and Olive’s burrata pizza with prosciutto, tomato, arugula, olive oil, sea salt I went to Milo & Olive in Santa Monica for lunch today and, ooh, I just loved it.  Thank you, Zoe Nathan, for finally bringing some excellent wood-fired pizza crust … Continue reading

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