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Wordless Wednesday: The Shrimp Trucks of Oahu’s North Shore

Where the gourmet food truck craze really began! Thanks to @techsavvyteen and @dormantchef for the beautiful photos!   North Oahu on Dwellable Share this post:

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A Virtual Gathering and a Pie for Mikey

In the Jewish religion, the key message of the bereavement process is that the mourner should not be alone. The role of the community is to tend to the needs of the mourners so they can sit shiva (seven days of mourning following death). Providing food so that the bereaved do not have to cook […]

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Bloggers as Agents of Change For Our Own Community

Reflections on BlogHerFood 11 BlogHerFood 11 crept up on me so quickly. With the move from October to May, it seemed like just yesterday I was in San Francisco at BlogHerFood 10 inundated by swag, food bloggers, and enough enthusiasm and education to overwhelm any mere mortal. So it was with great anticipation that I […]

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A Hungry Teen Eats Manhattan

My family just returned from a 6-day spring break trip to Manhattan, indulging in all the expected tourist activities including Broadway shows with a once-in-a-lifetime backstage tour of Phantom, 5th Avenue shopping, and a gut-wrenching visit to Ground Zero. But as a family of foodies, eating was always a priority. My 16-year old son is […]

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More Sunny Food for a Rainy Day – “linear caprese” photo featured in the LA Times Food section!

Yesterday I wrote about a wonderful spring-like dish — grilled steak and arugula salad – while the rain pelted against the window and the temperature dropped into the 40s. While I optimistically wrote about spring in hopes of creating some sunny weather mojo, another sign of spring sprang up in the LA Times Food section. […]

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OMG! Yummy’s 1st Birthday! No presents please – just come by for a visit!

In early January, I received an annual summary email from WordPress.com and the Blog-Health-o-Meter™ for my site said “WOW” – you had a great year. Wow Well, I would agree with that, but not because the traffic numbers for my site say so, but because of the real and wonderful experiences I had in the […]

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Cookbook Club at Williams-Sonoma and OMG! Yummy’s First Cookbook Giveaway

The other day I was lucky enough to have an hour free with no pre-scheduled purpose so of course I found myself in a food-related activity – browsing the culinary offerings at Williams-Sonoma in Los Gatos, CA. The demo area in the front of the store smelled of tasty samples so with an empty stomach […]

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Blueberry Pie to Warm up your Winter

Did you all have a mouth-watering and yummy holiday season? Did you ring in the new year with some memorable food and drink? My family did and one of the many highlights was blueberry pie. That’s right! We decided to make a summertime pie on Christmas Day. It was a touch of sunshine on an […]

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