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My new must-stop BBQ joint on the way to South Lake Tahoe off 50 in Placerville

Hog Wild BBQ Restaurant in Placerville, CA Who would have thought that a BBQ joint off of 50 heading to South Lake Tahoe California in Placerville would be so amazingly good that I now will make sure I stop at Hog Wild BBQ whenever we are going to/from Tahoe. To start, my husband likes to find 'local flavor' when we go on trips. Usually this means a quaint diner that the locals like to frequent. So this last Saturday when we were on our way home from South Lake Tahoe, we had planned on ...

A taste of Hawaii on the Mainland, a must for Santa Cruz visitors

Transport yourself to Hawaii when you visit Pono Hawaiian Grill and enjoy a delicious Hawaiian feast in the Beach town of Santa Cruz, California. Pono Hawaiian Grill in Santa Cruz is a hidden gem that is a bit off the beaten path, but a path definitely worth taking. ...

Best German Food in the SF Bay Area

Guest Author Jammin' Judy

Guest Author Jammin' Judy

Many people assume that German food means sausages, Weiner Schniztel, and Sauerbrauten. Yes, those are some of the “standards”, but that is just the tip of the iceberg when exploring the German culinary options. ...

Great steak and sushi in the same place? Yes!

Being a sushi fanatic and being married to a steak fanatic, it is very tough finding a restaurant that serves both up to perfection. If you are ever in Reno, NV, stop by Oceana Restaurant at the Peppermill. It won't disappoint anyone.  It has the best ribeye and the best all you can eat sushi. My husband got the ribeye and my son got the New York strip.  Both agreed the ribeye was the choice cut here.  See Main Ditties for a review on the sushi .  As you can see, the steaks were ...