Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s January

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s January

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s January There was no Fearless Flyer in my mail this month. I know they don’t come every month, but after getting so many consecutive ones in a row, it felt like such a let down. Also, how was I supposed to know what to buy?? Anyway, I made up some excuse […]

Trader Joe’s December Edition

Trader Joe’s December Edition

Trader Joe’s December Edition I popped into my local Trader Joe’s the same day I got the Fearless Flyer. Unfortunately, I was a little too quick, as my store wasn’t even stocked with half of the featured products. But after two more trips, I finally got most of the items I had wanted to try. […]

Pitaya Plus Juice

Pitaya Plus Juice

Pitaya Plus Juice What is pitaya? I had no idea until I looked it up. Pitaya is the fruit of several cactus species, including dragonfruit. As a dragonfruit lover, I felt a little embarrassed not knowing this. Not only does dragonfruit look cool and exotic to match its name, it’s also considered a superfruit with […]

New Dill Flavored Triscuits

New Dill Flavored Triscuits

New Dill Flavored Triscuits Can you believe Triscuit hasn’t come out with a new cracker flavor since 2008 ? It’s been four years, but Triscuit has finally introduced a new flavor. And that flavor is Dill, Sea Salt & Olive Oil. And I have to say, I think they chose well. Triscuits and I have […]

Cronuts from Vons

Cronuts from Vons

Cronuts from Vons I’m a little embarrassed to admit this, but I tried Vons’ version of Cronuts last month, which are labeled “donut croissant.” I kept seeing them when I was shopping and curiosity got the better of me. The cronut copycats are not in the fresh donut section, but rather in the other bakery […]

Phil’s BBQ (San Marcos)

Phil’s BBQ (San Marcos)

Phil’s BBQ (San Marcos) We don’t make our way over to San Marcos often, so when we were in the area last time, I tried to maximize our visit by stopping by the Phil’s BBQ location in San Marcos. This was our first time visiting this location, and I was surprised to find that the […]

Fogo De Chao

Fogo De Chao

Fogo De Chao Fogo De Chao, a popular Brazilian steakhouse, recently opened a location in San Diego, occupying the former Borders space in the Gaslamp area. For years, I’ve heard great things about the Beverly Hills location, so I was eagerly anticipating this opening. Since it is currently San Diego Restaurant Week and Fogo De […]

Shake Shack

Shake Shack

Shake Shack After seeing so many photos of burgers and custards at Shake Shack from my East Coast friends and bloggers, Shake Shack was on the “must try” list during my visit to NYC. There were several locations nearby, we ended up going to the one near Times Square, in the Theatre District. We later […]