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Bouldin Creek Cafe’s New Dinner Menu

I’ve been going to Bouldin Creek Cafe for years, since pretty much when I moved into the neighborhood. Back then, the cafe was in a rundown, falling-apart building, and they served vegetarian comfort food: breakfast all the time, lots of … Continue reading

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Homemade Granola Recipe

When I lived in Urbana, Illinois, I belonged to a food co-op called Common Ground. They’ve long since moved into a bigger space, but at the time that I was a member, it was very much what you might think … Continue reading

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Lenoir Happy Hour

Have you guys tried Lenoir yet? It’s a gorgeous little restaurant on South First Street owned by chef super-couple (super-chef couple?) Jessica Maher and Todd Duplechan that serves incredible locally sourced food in a beautiful blue and white dining room … Continue reading

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Coconut Milk Ice Cream at Lick

Lick Ice Creams is an adorable ice cream shop that’s squeezed into a little spot in the small strip center on South Lamar, sharing space with Barley Swine, Henri’s, El Meson, and the Horseshoe Lounge. With its focus on using … Continue reading

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Passion Vine Update

After returning from a trip last year to Peru where I ate passion fruit and granadillas, a yellow passion-fruit cousin, as often as I could, I planted a passion vine in my backyard. I planted the vine, which I bought … Continue reading

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