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Yummy Eats at The Yummy Spot in Torrance

Looking for a yummy place to have dinner in the South Bay? The Yummy Spot is the place to go.



Shrimp etouffe. Fried oysters. Shrimp cocktail. Beignets. Shrimp and grits. Pralines.

Oh. My. Goodness.

I’ve been in New Orleans this week for a conference related to work, and I’m not sure that I’ve ever eaten more wonderful, savory food.   440 more words


New Orleans 2015

This past week was crazy.  Sheena and I had just come back from San Francisco, which alone was a “no-sleep” weekend. Then we had to take Ezzy to the hospital, which meant Tuesday to Thursday, we had no sleep either…. 426 more words


Pillows for breakfast.

At 8:45 am on a Monday morning, hardly anything stirred in Crescent City Beignets. But there were signs that past customers had flitted in and out–half-empty glass jugs with mechanical stirrers churning creamy cafe au lait, the smell of fried dough in the air, the specks of crumbs on my table. 148 more words



A few months ago, I planned to travel home (to New Orleans) to see one of my oldest friends star in “Simply Irma, A Musical Play… 529 more words

New Orleans

The Poor Porker - our new favorite hangout!

In between the clubs, classes, and plans that are already taking over our lives, we had the bright idea to start the Hammock Club at Florida Polytechnic. 431 more words

Downtown Lakeland

Brunch in Georgetown - Kafe Leopold

This past weekend we took a trip down to Washington D.C. to visit with one of our good friends who was in the area for work. 391 more words