Tag Archives: Santa Monica

Margaritas and Mariachi: El Cholo Mexican Restaurant

It’s Saturday evening, and this large restaurant is busy. And lively. So lively, in fact, that the impressive mariachi band can be heard across the parking lot. But it’s also surprisingly cosy, with an interior resembling an informal courtyard, including … Continue reading

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It’s a Date: A surprising fruit smoothie

I was astonished – and secretly rather delighted – that the rain that started in Los Angeles at the end of last week continued not just over the weekend, but into this week as well. It’s clear that the city … Continue reading

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