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eat, drink, be merry

You have to eat, you don’t HAVE to drink or have parties-but why shouldn’t you? Need a recipe to impress? A cocktail to pour this weekend? A theme for your latest soiree? This is the place to come for all of your merriment needs.

My first visit to Benihana won’t be my last…

Full disclosure: This post was sponsored by Benihana. All opinions are my own. Confession time: Up until one month ago, I had never been to a Benihana. Yet I have met so many people over the years who LOVE this place. In fact, a food writer I know who covers the best restaurants in LA …

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Salt & Straw – ice cream for ice cream lovers

Salt & Straw first came on to my radar 5 years ago and I still remember the discovery like it was yesterday. It was when I heard that the Portland-based ice cream company had released a Thanksgiving themed collection, and my lil’ ice cream loving self went wild. Imagine, your Thanksgiving table in ice cream …

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The Ever So Grateful Thanksgiving Cocktail Recipe

Are you as excited for all of the Thanksgiving food as we are? Bring on the turkey and stuffing and mashed potatoes! (Sure, and a vegetable…if we have to.) Thanksgiving is full of so much delicious butter-laden food, and that food deserves to be washed down with something equally delightful. Yes, wine is a safe …

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Chorizo Breakfast Pizza recipe

An excuse to eat pizza in the morning? Yes, please. Pairing together two universally beloved things – pizza and brunch – can obviously only result in something even more amazing! Chorizo usually takes a back seat to breakfast meat numero uno (bacon) and the runner-up (sausage), but if you haven’t been transformed back into a …

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Hawaiian Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe

Theme parties are the best. They really are. Anyone who disagrees might be secretly be a robot who is dead inside. Who doesn’t love an excuse to go all out and play time traveler or a different person for a day? One of the great things about theme parties is that they really help narrow …

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Unsurpassed Flavor: Q Sushi review

Has anyone ever asked you “If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?” I’m sure they have, it’s a road trip classic. I don’t get asked by friends anymore, because my answer was always the same: sushi. And it’s absolutely true; I could eat only sushi …

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