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Kirk K
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When we returned from our Zion - Monument Valley - Sedona trip, the Missus told me that She was "done with road trips" for a while. Though upon returning from our Scotland - Paris trip, the Missus said that She... Continue reading
Posted 4 hours ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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I recently had to place an order for chicken wings from "you know where". Since all this Covid stuff started and now with the insane gas prices, I just don't seem to get on over to National City much. So,... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at mmm-yoso!!!
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In my recent post on Da Kine's reopening in La Mesa, "FOYs" Junichi/Denver/Young mentioned that the Original Sab E Lee was undergoing an ownership and name change. And then yesterday I saw this post in the Eater San Diego. I... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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About a week after returning from Paris and Scotland the Missus was ready.....to finally dine in at Noble Chef, which had been a regular takeout spot for us during the pandemic. Of course having been thru the last 2+ years... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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I know a lot of folks have been waiting for Da Kine's to reopen in their new location in La Mesa. I need to thank "FOYs" KerriK and DerekR for keeping me in the loop and providing updated information for... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I'm not sure if you've been doing this; but over the last couple of months I've been thinking about how Covid has changed our lives and habits over the last couple of years....you know, masks, outdoor dining, checking for crowds,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We could have easily just headed home upon leaving Sedona, but I had one more overnight stop in mind. On this road trip, I had decided to bookend our travels with some more upscale meals. On the way to Zion... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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The recent warm weather had the Missus craving takeout from Iron Pig. So I dropped by, placed an order, and then went to do a quick visit to Trader Joe's. My takeout was ready when I returned to Iron Pig.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I often say that I would not still be posting if not for all the folks who comment of our posts. The same can be said for all the great emails and recommendations I get. There's a whole group of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Here are a couple of "coming soon" places I've seen while doing errands in Kearny Mesa: Flour Atelier Coming to Hawthorne Crossings: Aka, the Mitsuwa Marketplace Mall. Saw this when I went to pick some stuffs up recently. Not sure... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Our flight from Paris to Edinburgh left and arrived on time, something that is often not the norm in this day and age. We'd be spending one evening in the city before our driver would be picking us up for... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Back in June of last year; I noticed that the Korean Hot Dog place in the strip mall where Dumpling Inn ummm, Shanghai Saloon is located was gone and was being replaced with what looked like a Mariscos place named... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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A few weeks back, the Missus was craving Her favorite Bun Rieu, so I went to pick some up. Unfortunately, or perhaps fortunately, I was told that there was at least an hour wait for the Bun Rieu. I suddenly... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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After doing the Oak Creek Trail, the Missus and I picked up some stuffs from Whole Foods and had a simple lunch. By dinner time; well, I was ready for some "grindz". Luckily, our dinner destination was basically right around... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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After leaving Winslow, we headed west on the 40 and then down the 89 to Sedona. The Missus had really enjoyed hiking in Sedona during Her roadtrip and wanted to torture me to enjoy some of those hikes. Wow was... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Back at the end of last year, a new Thai restaurant opened on 30th street, if I recall this used to be a pizza shop? Boy has North Park evolved over the years! For some reason, I had to work... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Well, this post was supposed to go up on Saturday except that I ran into all kinds of issues with uploading photos and comment notifications. Things finally seems straightened out today. And perhaps there's a silver lining on this one....read... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We had really enjoyed our tour of Mystery and Monument Valley. After returning to the hotel we went back to the gift shop and then went for a walk around the hotel a bit. There were some really great views... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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On our full day in Monument Valley we had gotten a private tour. Since Monument Valley is on Navajo land, the only "real" way to visit is to hire a Navajo Guide. I had also wanted to see Mystery Valley... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I haven't done one of these in a while; so here are a few things I saw during my wanderings. Diamond Palace Coming to Rolando: I saw this when I went to Northgate Market to get some ingredients to make... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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As we headed into fall of 2021, things were looking pretty good. The Missus and I, fully vaccinated were looking to take care of the vacancy that not being able to travel internationally had created. So, we decided to "dip... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I was sitting at my desk, having some poke from The Market at HFS....... When I took a look at my calendar and suddenly realized we were going to make 17! My goodness how time flies. At home I did... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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The much anticipated Tenkatori's San Diego location opened while we were on our trip. I had the Gardena and Sawtelle location on my "LA list", so I was quite happy to know they were opening here. You know how much... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Before we left on our last trip the Missus wanted to have a nice dinner out. Going thru our recent "quick visits" it ended up being between Black Radish and Wolf in the Woods....and Black Radish just seemed to be... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!
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**** This is a pretty long post; though it does feature our favorite meal of our recent trip. We slept well after having done a good amount of walking the previous day. While we had reservations for dinner on this... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2022 at mmm-yoso!!!