Monthly Archives: October 2011

Morning Protein + Myself = Healthy Haunts

On this Halloween morning, it would make sense for me to just sit with a bowl of candy and have at it or, at the very least, waffles drenched in syrup and perhaps whip cream.  I love sugar.  Love it, … Continue reading

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Babycakes + Court B. = Cupcake Coma

After the Burger Lounge, we went to Babycakes for dessert.  One of our favorite places, we have totally jumped on the cupcake bandwagon without abandon.  We’ve come here for years, and I’ve studied here, met interesting people, told and listened … Continue reading

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Burger Lounge + Court B. = Patty Prodigy

Back in San Diego!  In a city with a perpetual burger battle, I definitely had my opinions back when I ate meat (Rocky’s, with many close seconds), but as a vegetarian, my current personal favorite comes from the Burger Lounge.  … Continue reading

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Naan -N- Curry + Nikki J. = Masala Miracle

As Nikki and I walked down Telegraph back to our hotel, we decided we would eat at one of the many Ethiopian restaurants we saw coming in, but we strolled past an Indian and Pakistani place that smelled good, so … Continue reading

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Smart Alec’s + Other People = Berkeley Bomb

Nikki and I run an organization called With More Than Purpose, and this week we pulled in an under 24 hour excursion to UC Berkeley for a panel discussion, and since we still have to eat, this is TVB Goes … Continue reading

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Cafe Metropole + Nikki J. + Skyler H. = Island Invigoration

This weekend, Jenn, the sister of one of my dearests, Nikki, was getting married in Catalina.  I came along to do the hair and makeup for the bride and bridesmaids.  Catalina is so freaking cute that if you have not … Continue reading

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Phở Convoy Noodle House + Nicole P. = Tackling Tofu

Vegetarians eat tofu, right?  Not necessarily.  When I decided to be a vegetarian, I did not automatically develop a love for tofu.  I had tried it before, but it was never my favorite.  It always came down to texture.  The … Continue reading

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