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Dinner at Block 16

Block 16 started serving dinner a couple weeks ago, and on their second night of service we decided to check it out. Matthew and I both love their offerings at lunch, elevated street food that always includes lots of creative … Continue reading

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Review: Lot 2

Benson is quickly becoming a new food destination in Omaha. And Lot 2, the restaurant I reviewed today, is at the heart of it. The short form: I love Lot 2. It’s got the atmosphere, service and delicious food that … Continue reading

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Sunday night in Omaha

Sometimes things happen in our city that make me feel like I’m somewhere else. Somewhere cooler, more adventurous, probably on the coast. But last night was one of those nights in Omaha that makes me remember that I live in … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Runzas

I’d never made Runzas before, but I’d always wanted to try. When I wasn’t eating meat, I often had a craving for the sandwich, and when I started eating meat again, one of the first things I had was a … Continue reading

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My Vegetarian Favorites

So yesterday I posted a response to an article in the New York Times about how it was difficult to eat meatless in the Midwest. Today, I figured I’d put my money where my mouth is and post a list … Continue reading

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On being meatless in the Midwest

This morning, a number of friends sent me this article from the New York Times, about being a vegetarian in the Midwest. If you haven’t seen it yet, check it out and then read on. (That’s me eating meatless at … Continue reading

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Q&A: Isa Chandra Moskowitz

I was thrilled to receive Isa Chandra Moskowitz’s newest vegan cookbook, Vegan Pie in the Sky, in the mail a few weeks ago. I’m not the most talented of bakers — in fact, I have more baking failures than successes … Continue reading

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Happy National Sandwich Day

Because today is National Sandwich Day, and because I’ve been meaning to go to lunch at downtown Omaha’s New York Chicken and Gyros since I started working at the paper, I figured I had best go do it today. And … Continue reading

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