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It is with a heavy heart that I pass along to our "Friends of Yoso", that Ed from Yuma passed away this past weekend. If you have been nice enough to visit our humble little blog over the years, you... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at mmm-yoso!!!
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We finished up dinner at Le Lapin Saute and took another nice stroll around the Lower Town before heading back to our hotel room. Eglise Notre-Dame-des-Victoires looked quite stunning at night. Back at the room, while the Missus drew Herself... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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I think that it was one of Cathy's posts on Sakura that mentioned it is easily the most posted about restaurant on this blog. However, my last visit, over a year ago, highlighted why I've kind of stopped coming so... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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We took a short nap after visiting Hida Folk Village and having lunch at Maruaki. When we woke, it was close to dusk. We decided to take a walk around Takayama before settling in for dinner. As with many tourist... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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Ban Lao opened up a couple of months back. Located next to Que Huong, I believe this used to be a taco shop if I'm not mistaken. Anyway, the place sure took its sweet ol' time opening up. Since their... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We took a short break after our wonderful lunch. Getting back up, the Missus was itching to "do something....anything". I asked the concierge about taking the Ferry across the St Lawrence to the city of Lévis. The very friendly concierge... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Man, finally a wonderful Sunday here in San Diego. Still a bit humid, but I really can't complain. The Missus has the weekend off so we did brunch....which made me remember I had a bunch of photos "collecting dust". So... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Sitting right behind the Engineer made o... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I'd been wanting to revisit La Miche for a while, it's a favorite of ours during hot spells. For some reason, I'd had bad timing and gone when the place was closed. Finally, with a normal lunch hour at hand,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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A few months back; Red Card Café brought on a new chef. Looking at the Chef's Bio we were intrigued at some of the places mentioned. We had enjoyed our New Year dinner at Red Card and was already happy... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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So, work has me going up to Irvine occasionally these days. It makes for a long drive, so recently, I had sessions all day and the Missus was off, we decided to head up and spend the night. I had... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We decided to cap off a fun morning in QC, with a nice lunch. During our walk around QC the previous day, we wandered away from Rue Saint-Jean and came across one of the restaurants I had on my list;... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We had a bit of cool down recently, which was great for having noodle soup. For some reason, I'd been craving Bun Mam; I hadn't had it in a while, so I decided to "scratch that itch" and headed to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I know quite a few folks who love Luce. They're regulars and keep telling me that the place has really stepped up their game over the last couple of years. I hadn't been to Luce in ages, so while I... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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It's been noticeably cooler the last couple of days. So, I thought I'd grab some noodle soup. As my post on Tu Thanh indicates; I'm trying to refamiliarize myself with City Heights. Minh Ky: I've done posts on Minh Ky... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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The rises early Quebec during early June; before 5am. And we took full advantage of it; heading out before six. We enjoy taking early walks when on vacation, especially when visiting places that are popular with tourists. Things look a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I enjoy train travel and while not quite in the same class as riding the Shinkansen in Japan, I enjoyed the three-and-a-half hour ride from Montreal to Quebec City. We were in business class, the seats were comfortable enough, the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Yes, the name of this place is Saigon Bliss, go figure. A couple of friends who live in Serra Mesa really like this place, so I decided to give it a try. If I recall, this used to be Kinkos....I... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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So, in need of a getaway from the craziness at work, I decided to take a trip back in time....to another place I hadn't been to in maybe 15 years. Ah yes, The Butcher Shop........ Once owned by the De... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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It's seems like things are cooling off a bit. So, I decided to reward myself for working a weekend morning by heading up to City Heights. I'd make up my mind when I got there....and since it had been about... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Cold Tan Tan Men at Menya Ultra: Some of the folks at work thought we'd hit up Menya Ultra before things get really crazy. And yes, because it was a foursome, I actually waited in line for thirty minutes. I'd... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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So, the Missus really wanted to try someplace different and She's been missing poutine since leaving Montreal/QC and as a plus, Soda & Swine specializes in meatballs, another favorite of the Missus. I'd been to Soda & Swine before; the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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It's been a busy year for me and I haven't been able to see my dear friends much this year. At least not all together. But this being "C's" Birthday....well, I just couldn't say no. And it was such a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Pokesilog?: So the Missus wanted a nice, early weekend breakfast at one of Her favorite spots. We were met by the same very sweet and pleasant young lady, that usually works on the weekends. We were seated and handed the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We'd had a great time at the Saturday market and had been charmed by the countryside. It was like we opened a book on France and walked into one of the pages. After consuming part of the bounty we got... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2017 at mmm-yoso!!!