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 […]

Chengdu Taste

Chengdu Taste

Chengdu Taste Chengdu Taste has been one of the buzziest new restaurants in the San Gabriel Valley since its opening, with lines out the door at all hours. It got even more popular after being reviewed by Jonathan Gold. After seeing my brother’s photos from his visit to Chengdu this summer and recommendations from friends, […]

Cocohodo Walnut Pastry Cafe

Cocohodo Walnut Pastry Cafe

Cocohodo Walnut Pastry Cafe Cocohodo opened recently inside Zion Market. I had been really curious about this cafe for months, mainly because of my sweet tooth. I’ve never visited any of the other locations, so I didn’t really know what to expect. I had imagined a cafe selling various walnut pastries. However, it’s actually just […]

Popcorn Cauliflower

Popcorn Cauliflower

Popcorn Cauliflower Crunchy baked pieces of cauliflower make a fun snack, side dish, or mini meal. This is a healthier version of popcorn chicken that still tastes delicious. I’ve been wanting to make popcorn cauliflower for a while now, but it took me  a few attempts to get me to this recipe. My first thought […]

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 […]

$25 Rubio’s Gift Card for National Taco Day

$25 Rubio’s Gift Card for National Taco Day

$25 Rubio’s Gift Card for National Taco Day Please note, this giveaway is closed! Congrats to entry #11! Did you know Friday October 4, 2013 is National Taco Day? In celebration, Rubio’s contacted me to see if I wanted to give away a $25 gift card to my readers. I figured some of you might […]

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 […]

Top Ten Recipes of 2013

Top Ten Recipes of 2013

Top Ten Recipes of 2013 With one day left in 2013, I’m continuing with the tradition of counting down my favorite recipes, meals and desserts of the year. In this post, I’m sharing my top 10 favorite recipes and the top 10 most viewed recipes. My Favorites #10 Mini Pumpkin Pies These came out so […]

Pizzeria Mozza San Diego

Pizzeria Mozza San Diego

Pizzeria Mozza San Diego Mr. K and I have been eagerly anticipating the opening of the San Diego location of Pizzeria Mozza since it was first announced last year. The pizza we’ve had at the Newport Beachlocation– especially the margherita pizza– is the best pizza we’ve had outside of Italy. So we wasted no time […]

Puesto (The Headquarters)

Puesto (The Headquarters)

Puesto (The Headquarters) We recently visited the new Puesto location inside The Headquarters at Seaport District. While the La Jolla location is a fast-casual eatery, the downtown location is quite impressive. The sit-down restaurant consists of two stories, a full bar area, and a patio for dining. I really love the way they decorated it, […]