Cassia -Santa Monica Review

Cassia -Santa Monica Review

[fullwidth_text alt_background=”none” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] CASSIA. Finally, it’s here.  It opened in Santa Monica, CA last Saturday, June 13 2015 in an art deco building, formally occupied by Verizon.  Since...
Holy Cow BBQ and Ice Cream

Holy Cow BBQ and Ice Cream

Late Breakfast was a Turkey Scramble with a little Manchego.  We always have Manchego in the fridge, so that is our defaut cheese.  For dinner, I wanted to try Holy Cow, a relatively new “Texan” BBQ joint in Brentwood, CA.  After being in Texas recently,...
Chinese Food Dine in or Take out

Chinese Food Dine in or Take out

We are still in holiday mode yesterday. It feels like one long weekend and being passive productive, i.e. staying home and catching up on emails vs going into an actually office. It’s nice to have a “staycation”, reading and sleeping in not really...
Cadet Santa Monica: Happy New Years!

Cadet Santa Monica: Happy New Years!

New Year’s Eve we decided to stay close to home and walk to the Cadet for our 9:45 reservations.  We invite another couple to our house for a little pre-celebration cocktails and apps to ring in the East coast New Years.  We had brie, boudsin, manchego, a little...
Farmers Market & Friends

Farmers Market & Friends

I am so lucky Santa Monica has the flagship farmers market every wednesdays at the 3rd Street Promenade. Sometimes, I unexpectedly bump into close friends or rendezvous with them for a little coffee and veggie shopping. We always see the top chefs in town (&...