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August 2014

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Grub – Winningest Shakes & Burgers

There’s this burger spot in what feels like the most awkward spot to park a restaurant along Greenville avenue. When there are so many places to choose from along Dallas’ much-loved, mostly drunk-upon, street – why choose Grub? Let me shed some light on why you’re eating at the wrong burger place. You see, Grub’s located across the way from Desperado’s, Kosta’s Cafe, Rusty Taco, Start, and the soon to be nighttime Starbucks…

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Daily Dose, Recipes

Chiles Rellenos: Burning Down the House

Chile – you may know it as a country or the little devil peppers that intimidate tomatoes in a mean salsa. Last week, the beau happened across a coworker eating Chiles Rellenos, stuffed peppers, and decided I must make them for him. Talk about hellacious! I’d never made chiles rellenos, mostly because once you fry a pepper, the wonderful crunchiness gets blown away. The chewy, damn near rubberized mess, kind…

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Coffee & Donuts

We recently took a road trip to Austin. On our way down from Dallas, we sadly waved as we passed Baylor around 11pm, much too late to stop at Common Grounds. CG was closed, leaving me heart-broken. Any chance I have to stop on campus is a welcome experience. It’s like coming home; not stopping for a quick-sip was a bummer. [We made the time to stop on our way back…

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BBQ Bliss

Summer vacation is almost up, which means I have realized just how out of shape I’ve gotten. Volleyball practice started this week, which also coincides with my foray into coaching a high school sport. Let’s just say, it’s been a challenging week! I’ve worked out every single day and come home to work on class curriculum, volleyball workout routines, and map out my upcoming schedule. Part of this organization means…

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