Category Archives: Travel

It’s Been a While…

It’s been a while since I’ve posted on this blog. Let me catch you up. Charlie got a Lion Cut for the summer (and an ingrown toenail): Luis and I visited one of my all time favorite cities, New Orleans. … Continue reading

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¡Mountain of Churros!

During our most recent trip to Spain, Luis accidentally deleted all of the photos he took in Granada. Luckily, we learned that they can be recovered form the disk (thank you, DJ!). I would like to share with everyone the … Continue reading

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Bounty From Spain

I just got back into Los Angeles after spending 3 fantastic weeks in Spain – Madrid, Granada, Cadiz and Barcelona (and a couple days in Paris). Here are the food items we brought back: Tons of jamon and chorizo! Mostly … Continue reading

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Cafe Mambo

One afternoon in Maui, we drove up to one of our favorite towns, Paia. Paia is  a little hippie/artsy/funky/cute town on the north shore of Maui with lots of cute shops and restaurants.  We stopped in for lunch at Cafe … Continue reading

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Another Thing to Love About Maui

The airport. A one minute wait for security, no lines, and fresh air.

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Hali’imailie General Store

By far, the best restaurant on Maui. Located upcountry, away from everything else is the Hali’imaile General Store. We should have just had every meal here. The menu is a fusion of local style Hawaiian food along with classic and … Continue reading

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Luis and I spent two days at Disneyland recently to celebrate my birthday. Luis’ greencard came in the mail the day before. What was the first thing he did with his new greencard? Use it as identification to get a … Continue reading

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