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  • Yelp Elite Week: Spa Pendry

    Bliss – supreme happiness; utter joy or contentment: Dictionary.com I lay here and I feel bliss.  Half awake.  Half asleep.  I feel so good.  So relaxed.  Wish I could just stay here and enjoy the feeling.  My therapist Abi expertly found and fixed my knots and relieved the tension in my tight muscles.  Fancy oils and lotions left my skin feeling […]

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  • Double Happiness

    Happiness is a state I am constantly trying to achieve.  Double happiness is doubly attractive.  We first visited after a hot air balloon adventure.  I was starving after an evening of spectacular sights from among the clouds.  Double Happiness delivered with classic Chinese dishes and great service.  My current visit is after enjoying watching the […]

  • Chinese Food
  • Horton Plaza

    Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible. I think it’s in my basement… let me go upstairs and check. M. C. Escher They built this place when I started college.  I remember the wonder of wandering this place which was like an Escher painting brought to life.  I liked beautiful architecture, the […]

  • Mexican
  • TJ Tacos

    It was back in my college days I had my first TJ taco in Tijuana.  An old lady had a cart on the sidewalk.  Juicy meat leaked juices onto the little corn tortillas.  They were small, cheap and delicious.  It’s been a long time since I had a TJ taco so I was excited when […]

  • Burgers
  • Burger Lounge – Del Mar

    I ate at a bunch of fast food places that looked a bit like Burger Lounge when I was a kid.  There have been improvements though.  Instead of hard plastic they have cushioned bottoms and cushioned back support at each booth.  Instead of those bland hockey pucks they have grass fed beef patties.  They also have […]

  • Chicken pot pie
  • KFC

    When I was a kid I had a choice of Pioneer Chicken, Picnic N Chicken, and Kentucky Fried Chicken.  Pioneer Chicken had this crunchy and spicy chicken I loved when I wanted to be a rebel.  Picnic N Chicken was like KFC original recipe except I thought it had a smoother flavor and maybe fried […]

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  • Nicky Rottens Bar & Burger Joint

    When I first looked up after being seated by the friendly hostess, a huge banner greeted me filled with a picture of a local Navy Seal. My first thought was, how wonderful for this restaurant to honor our fellow servicemen! Upon reading the cocktail menu they had an interesting option. If you ordered this specific […]