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Scratch Bar & Kitchen, On the Vegetarian Side of the Menu

Scratch Bar & Kitchen, Chefs Phillip Frankland Lee and wife Margarita Kallas-Lee’s main tasting menu restaurant, just so happens to be in Encino. You may not even notice it hiding within a mini mall of sorts along Ventura Boulevard. Recently refreshed with an interior layout remodel, Scratch is like no other place you've ever dined at before.

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Veggie Grill's New Seasonal (and Tasty!) Winter Menu

Veggie Grill, my most favorite vegan fast-casual chain, updated their seasonal winter menu for the year. New Year's resolutions are fresh on everyone's planners, so a healthy lunch or a family dinner at Veggie Grill is a great choice. As many people are eating a more plant-based diet, the freshness of their winter menu pleases the palates of all types: vegan, vegetarian, and omnivores (a.k.a. less-meat-a-tarians) alike can be happy with what's on their plate this season.

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Wine Notes from My Backyard: Napa Valley's Maroon 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon

Ruby color. Blackberries. Fruity tang, subtle spice, soft lingering finish. I'm enjoying this glass of cabernet outside on my patio just before sundown, as I'm observing an industrious squirrel rustling high up on a branch in my orange tree, knocking down one orange after the other. This is California in January. My lawn is covered with half eaten oranges, courtesy of local squirrels.

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Chinese Spaghetti Recipe + Milk & Eggs Grocery Delivery

As enthusiastic as I am about going grocery shopping, sometimes I have to quickly rush to the market and get back home to cook. If you're like me -- busy-- busy with kids and busy juggling schedules--  making new year's goals feels like another thing to add to the to-do list. Groceries included! So why not make your dreams come true and order up your groceries online?

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