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Michael Anapol and Lisa Stalvey of Los Angeles, Calif.

Once married and former hippies, Lisa Stalvey and Michael Anapol are 50-something California natives. Stalvey, currently executive chef at Cottage Rehab in Malibu, trained and worked for Wolfgang Puck, was a head chef at Spago and has opened many restaurants. While working at L’Orangerie, Stalvey lost several fingers in a kitchen accident, but that hasn’t stopped her from having a successful kitchen career. Anapol is currently a server and assistant manager at Abuelitas Restaurant in Malibu. Both hope to open up their own restaurant/café.NBC