JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream

JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream

JJ’s Place Bakery & Ice Cream This weekend we went to check out JJ’s Place after I read rave reviews about the giant ice cream sandwiches. The bakery offers various cakes, coffee and cookie ice cream sandwiches. For just $2.95, you choose 2 cookie flavors and an ice cream flavor. I chose snickerdoodle and chocolate […]

K Sandwiches- Cronuts/Glazed Croissants

K Sandwiches- Cronuts/Glazed Croissants

K Sandwiches- Cronuts/Glazed Croissants Cronut copycats continue to pop up in San Diego and for some reason, I can’t resist trying every new one I find. I learned about K Sandwiches’ version from My Burning Kitchen. You can call ahead to find out when they will be available because the time varies. When we went […]

Lil’ Orbits

Lil’ Orbits

Lil’ Orbits Mr. K and I recently went to check out Lil’ Orbits, a small donut shop that makes mini made-to-order doughnuts. Lil Orbits is actually the name of a brand of portable mini doughnut machines which can be used for food vendors, though here it is an actual storefront. A dozen small donuts are […]

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series A few weeks ago, I was invited to a media dinner to try out Burger Lounge’sGame Changer Burger Series, a set of limited time seasonal game meat burgers. Organic Quinoa SaladOrganic Quinoa, Arugula, Spinach, Kale, Roasted Baby Squash, Corn, Tomato, Red Onion, Toasted Almonds, Feta, Smoked Tomato Vinaigrette Before […]

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s December Items

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s December Items

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s December Items Another Trader Joe’s Fearless Flyer came in my mailbox, which of course meant another trip to get some featured items. I’m quite proud that I showed more self-control than usual. Mostly because I’ve been spending much more than normal due to the holidays. But I did pick up a […]

Slater’s 50/50 Giveaway

Slater’s 50/50 Giveaway

Slater’s 50/50 Giveaway Please note, this giveaway is now closed. Congrats to entry #43! Football season is here! Slater’s 50/50 is always a great spot to watch games on their multiple screens while munching on burgers and shakes, but in addition, Slater’s is offering Tailgate packages which includes tickets to a Chargers’ game along with […]

Donut Haven

Donut Haven

Donut Haven   Our doughnut adventures in San Diego recently continued with a trip to Donut Haven, located in a small plaza in Hillcrest. The plaza has a small parking lot, which is always a plus when visiting somewhere in the Hillcrest area. We came in right after brunch, but they only had a few […]

Trader Joe’s November Edition

Trader Joe’s November Edition

Trader Joe’s November Edition The most recent Fearless Flyer from Trader Joe’s features quite a few Thanksgiving themed foods. Soon after reading it, I went over to Trader Joe’s to pick up some things. Unfortunately, they were out of a lot of the side dishes I wanted to try. But I did manage to get […]

Ghirardelli Intense Dark Chocolates

Ghirardelli Intense Dark Chocolates

Ghirardelli Intense Dark Chocolates Recently, as part of the Foodbuzz program, I was selected to try out samples of Ghirardelli Intense Dark Chocolates. I absolutely love dark chocolate, so I was pretty psyched to be chosen. My lovely package of samples included three large chocolate bars and two bags filled with individual chocolate squares. I […]