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One Year of Adventures With Blue Apron

A year ago this week, we received our first box of mail order meals from Blue Apron and we have not looked back. Virginia and I decided to try out this service because we had fallen into a dinnertime rut after Sammy was born. Every week had pasta Monday, grilled chicken Tuesday, pizza Wednesday, hamburger… Continue reading One Year of Adventures With Blue Apron

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Review: Marini’s at the Beach

***Note: If you like this post and want to receive parts of my list, click here to donate to my fund and help me leave No Kid Hungry*** A few weeks ago we went to Santa Cruz to visit the boardwalk. While Marinis the store is closed on Saturdays, Marinis at the Beach was open and ready… Continue reading Review: Marini’s at the Beach

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Review: Tony’s Pizza Napoletana

***Note: If you like this post and want to receive parts of my list, click here to donate to my fund and help me leave No Kid Hungry*** A few months back we took a trip up to San Francisco to scope out some good pizza. Tony's Pizza Napoletana was high up on the list from both… Continue reading Review: Tony’s Pizza Napoletana

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Review: Nopa

***Note: If you like this post and want to receive parts of my list, click here to donate to my fund and help me leave No Kid Hungry*** While on a trip to San Francisco we decided to swing by Nopa for some lunch. Upon our arrival we were quickly seated in the upstairs dining area and… Continue reading Review: Nopa

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Guest Review: Devi

The Foodie and the Fatty Guest Blog by Kafele J. Khalfani (@kafele) As Steve is a foodie and I am a fatty, I go where Steve tells me to go to eat. Last night, I tried Devi (www.devinyc.com 8 E 18th Street New York, NY 10003).  Steve normally has a recommendation for every restaurant.  The… Continue reading Guest Review: Devi

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Review: Big & Little’s

***Note: If you like this post and want to receive parts of my list, click here to donate to my fund and help me leave No Kid Hungry*** On my final day in Chicago a few months back I was able to stop by Big & Little's Restaurant. This place was on Tripple D and I have… Continue reading Review: Big & Little’s

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Review: Kopp’s Frozen Custard

***Note: If you like this post and want to receive parts of my list, click here to donate to my fund and help me leave No Kid Hungry*** On the way back to Chicago from a wedding my friends Renee, Gavin, and I stopped by Kopp's to grap some burgers and frozen custard. Kopp's is mostly a… Continue reading Review: Kopp’s Frozen Custard

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Review: Le Pichet, the 100th Restaurant!

***Note: If you like this post and want to receive parts of my list, click here to donate to my fund and help me leave No Kid Hungry*** On a summer trip to visit the kids up in Seattle I finally reached my 100th restaurant. After a few votes for different options and some logistical decisions with… Continue reading Review: Le Pichet, the 100th Restaurant!

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Review: Nickel Diner

***Note: If you like this post and want to receive parts of my list, click here to donate to my fund and help me leave No Kid Hungry*** The Nickel Diner in LA is a hot spot right outside of the Fashion District specializing in good prices on unique items. We stopped by on our way out… Continue reading Review: Nickel Diner

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Review: The Grilled Cheese Truck

***Note: If you like this post and want to receive parts of my list, click here to donate to my fund and help me leave No Kid Hungry*** After competing in the Hero Rush and knowing that I was moving away from LA in a few weeks, I decided to finally take the time to drive into… Continue reading Review: The Grilled Cheese Truck