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  • Bushfire Kitchen – Del Mar

    I have been in this parking lot before.  Back when the world was younger and more innocent hot air balloons filled the sky.  I followed them on my bike as they liked to land at my high school.  When I grew up I wanted to ride in one and look from on high as some […]

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  • Back Home in Lahaina

    Air was a mix of fresh sea breeze and earthy scent of an ancient forest.  Summer’s heat was stifling but there was cool shade beneath the big banyan tree in Lahaina’s Banyan Tree Park.  It was an amazing tree with 16 trunks and the canopy covered most of the park providing shade and home for […]

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  • Primitive Smoke BBQ

    A lot of times I go to a bbq I don’t care for the sauce.  Sauce is usually sweet, hot, or tangy.  This place is different.  Sauce here is one of the best I’ve found in San Diego.  Just the right amount of sweetness blended with other flavors I liked but not sure what they […]

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  • Santa Maria, CA

    In 1931, the Santa Maria Club started a “Stag Barbecue,” which was held on the second Wednesday of every month, with up to 700 patrons attending each event.  By the late 1950s, three local restaurants—The Far Western Tavern, Hitching Post, and Jocko’s were on their way to becoming landmarks of this style of barbecue. The Elks […]