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Creations Pizzeria in Tustin

There was a time I could enjoy mass-produced pizzas with the best of them, but I suppose my tastes have matured. I think the end came when we went to a friend’s pizza party, where everyone made their own thin crust pizzas from fresh ingredients and really good sauce. That was when I discovered what […]

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Taqueria Los Grandes

It’s a bit of a drive, but we discovered a little hole in the wall place deep inside Santa Ana, at 1736 W. Fifth Street.  Taqueria Los Grandes is not much bigger than a Taco Bell, and like a Taco Bell you order the food at the counter and pick it up when called.  In […]

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30 Cent Cocktails at The Cellar on September 11

The Cellar in historic downtown Fullerton will debut its new signature list of classically crafted cocktails, Wednesday, September 11, from 5:30pm-7:30pm in the lounge. In celebration of the menu launch, The Cellar is also rolling back the calendar on prices offering guests their first featured cocktail at only 30 cents. Guests will also enjoy complimentary […]

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Jersey Mike’s Subs Opens in Tustin

In the mechanized, never-changing world of Subway and Quiznos, Jersey Mike’s Subs is a pleasant surprise. It has some similarities to the aforementioned establishments, but it’s closer to an old-style deli.  You go to the counter and order, and out comes the meats and cheeses to be sliced fresh for your sandwich, wrap or salad. I […]

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El Pollo Norteno and GrubHub.com

Two reviews for the price of one, because I found a great restaurant through a great delivery service. I’ve seen a number of food delivery services come and go, so I almost hate to write about GrubHub.com, given the likelihood of its demise. But for what it’s worth, at least for the time being GrubHub.com […]

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Space Invaders Professional Organizers

I didn’t think I had a need for a professional organizer, I just thought I lacked the will to clean. Boy, was I wrong. I thought I’d start with something simple like my walk-in closet. After four frustrating hours of hanging sweaters a variety of ways and lining up shoes by heel, color, and style, […]

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A Great Way to Spend a Dime

I went to a wine tasting today at Total Wine & More at the Tustin Marketplace.  In addition to the usual wine tasting held by Total Wine every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the Loring Wine Company was also offering tastes of its Pinot Noir selections. The Loring wines were all from the 2007 vintage, and […]

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