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And another thing

Tejal pointed out to me that, in my gushing about New York in general and wd-50 in specific, I forgot to mention a particular neat aspect of the timing of our dinner. We happened to dine just days after Alex

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Insert obligatory “Big Apple” joke here

I could say I went to New York because Stephen and my mom sent me there to celebrate my birthday. I could say I went to spend some quality dress-oogling time with the ladies who will, in the not to

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Popsicle of the gods

This certainly isn’t a newsflash, but all Mexican food is not created equal. I mean, of course the Chevy’s I’ve occasionally resorted it is an inevitable disappointment, but even what passes for reasonably respectable Mexican food in a lot of

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Casablanca in the fog

(image from www.aziza-sf.com) When Stephen and I moved to San Francisco, our choice of neighborhood was dictated largely by where we could afford. As recent college graduates with no jobs lined up, we ended up in the Outer Richmond. We

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Only judge a dumpling by its skin

When Stephen and I came to look at the apartment we now live in, I barely glanced at the tiny hole-in-the wall restaurant across the street. I caught a glimpse out of the corner of my eye and thought something

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Martha’s Wonderful, Fabulous, All Good, Super Great Day

Stephen and I don’t have many days off together, and when we do, we usually spend them pursuing such wildly romantic activities like the laundry and cleaning the bathroom. We’ve both been working our butts off lately and decided we

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Just entertain me, champagne me

(Schug Winery, Sonoma California) My Dear Boy’s parents left yesterday after a number of days of utterly gratuitious eating and drinking. We ate in Sonoma at The Girl and the Fig, in Napa at Terra and the Culinary Institute of

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