Grown Restaurant Review

Photographer April Belle

Photographer April Belle

Grown Restaurant                                                                                                                                             8211 South Dixie Highway, South Miami, FL 33143

Did Ray Allen really waive off the guy with the championship trophy as he stepped onto the three point line and help us clinch a seventh game which would ultimately win us the (2013) championship? Yes, he did. My husband still can’t forgive the Comcast guy who came to change our box and thus erased said game. You know Miamians- we are big talkers, usually loud, throw in a “bro” or two and you have a people, yes fickle at times with our sports teams but feeling oh too deeply when we win big or lose. But let’s not talk about the latter.

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Recently, I visited New Orleans for a quick two day trip. The last time I had been was for my 21st birthday so more grenades than actual restaurants. This time we wanted to learn about the impressive culinary tradition matched only by the city’s rich music scene. Translation – we ate a lot, and I think there was some music!

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Giving Thanks

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time where many people yearn for home. To be with family. It’s a time where people take a moment, a pause, to reflect on life and say their thank yous. I embrace this holiday because of the memories I have made alongside my family. Now it’s my turn to carry forward the tradition so when my son grows up, he’ll have real warm stories of his childhood.

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