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The Phenomena of Mountain Palace and What it Means to be Happy Healthy

You may or may not be aware that there is a phenomenon of sorts taking place on a weekly basis at the Mountain Palace restaurant. Week after week and month after month, rich life experience and interesting conversation descends upon the restaurant, bringing a colorful array of people and personalities along for the ride. Apparently, a trip to Mountain Palace is not just another evening out – it's an EVENT. Notice my use of capital letters for emphasis. People come to celebrate birthda…

If you hang around somewhere long enough…..

Those who are new to Happy Healthy Club may not be aware of its affiliation with a very unique restaurant called the Mountain Palace (http://www.mountainpalace.net/). It is owned and operated by Lacy Cai and Clay Shirey. The story behind Mountain Palace is as unique as the restaurant itself, and every patron has a story to tell. What follows is my story. Mountain Palace sprang up in my neighborhood one summer, taking me, my family and all my close friends quite by surprise. There were rumblings…