Making New Memories While Celebrating the Old at Roy’s Waikiki

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When we travel, Jared and I make a solid effort to avoid chain restaurants, preferring to explore local spots with food that better represents the area. Plus, that tends to be a great way to chat with locals and get the scoop on what's fun and unique …
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Probably the Best Meal of My Life …

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So you know how I had the best wine of my life in Paso Robles recently? Well, on that same trip, I also had the most amazing dinner of my life at The Restaurant at JUSTIN. From start to finish, it was hands-down pure foodie heaven. And --- get this …
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What I Ate for a (Restaurant) Week: 5 Birthday Meals to Remember

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I wrote about this over on Fit Bottomed Girls yesterday, but when it comes to birthdays, I like to draw things out. Like all week out. So for this What I Ate for a Day, I'm switching it up ... it's more like What I Ate for a Week. Because I ate SO …
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The Bride Wore Fuchsia! And Ate Well, Too!

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Bill and I had decided to get married. That decision was a no-brainer. The logistics of a small simple wedding, however, was something else. Traditional wedding venues were way to big for what we had in mind, the courthouse held no appeal and Bill …
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Azla: A Vegan Ethiopian Restaurant Worth Its Weight in Injera!

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It's well known in my circle of friends that you rarely leave your area of Los Angeles. You find restaurants, shops and local hangouts --- and you stick to that radius. The traffic in Los Angeles makes this so. The only time you leave your 'hood is …
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