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Foodie Friday: Mother Coffee

Mother Coffee is one of my go to places when I’m in the mood for great service, delicious coffee, and pancakes! Not just any pancakes though. These are Dutch Baby style skillet pancakes which means you get one, larger pancake served fresh out of the oven in a mini skillet topped with whatever delectable goodness […]

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Foodie Friday: Slappy Slice

I’ve got a new one for you! This place has only been open for FOUR months. The owner hasn’t created a website for Facebook page for it yet so it was pure pizza fate that had us drive by one day. Both my husband and I went to college in Kings Point Long Island, New […]

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October Vendors at the Marine Gift Shop

We’re excited to announce that the following vendors will be hosting a pop-up at The Marine Gift Shop in October: Floating Peach Designs: October 3rd & 19th Floating Peach Designs can create personalized products for you, your home or your business with a process of dye-printing. Oki Social: October 10 & 11 Oki Social was […]

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Foodie Friday: Rachel Cafe

This welcoming bed and breakfast café is tucked away in Yomitan passed Torii Station. The couple who own Rachel café are originally from Hong Kong. Thanks to a backpacking trip, and a cargo ship, almost two decades ago they found themselves in love with Okinawa. So much so that they eventually decided to call it […]

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Foodie Friday: 808 Poke

I love a place that has a short menu and a long line! It means they are doing something outstanding. 808 is revered by locals and military community members alike as one of the best poke places on island. The welcoming spirit of Hawaii encapsulates you from the moment you step into the line with […]

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Foodie Friday: Travel Edition!

We needed a break from the Okinawa heat and Queenstown, New Zealand was just what the doctor ordered! Snowboarding, skiing, horseback riding, gravity carting, boating, and walking miles everyday in the crisp mountain air certainly worked up our appetites. We tried many tasty eateries, from crepe carts to Michelin star hideaways, but this little place […]

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Vietnam: A buy trip and country love

Oh Vietnam, how you have captured my heart.  Nothing in this world is definite, but to say that I will be making every last attempt to go back to Vietnam for leisure is as close to a definitive statement as one can get.  The crowded streets, the food, artists, friendly faces, it is all pulling […]

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Foodie Friday: DME

Four words for you: Nitro Cold Brew Coffee!! After driving past this place dozens of times and hearing great things about it from everyone, we decided to check it out. I had no idea that they had this refreshing, perfect-for-summer coffee until I read over their menu. If you’re like me and you like a […]

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Foodie Friday: Sunstache

We saw this little place last time we visited this rest stop (see Beapa from Aug 9th) and knew then that we would be back to test it out. In this row of containers-turned-shops/restaurants, this place is the perfect spot to duck out of the sun for a bit. Enjoy the beach vibe music, rich […]

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Foodie Friday: Tettoh

This adorable coffee shop awaits your visit tucked away on a quiet street near McT. The smell of coffee being roasted and ground will lead you through the whimsical, garden seating (complete with teepee for kids to play in) and into the cozy shop. Their menu is simple so they can make each cup and […]

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