Sizzling Pot King

Sizzling Pot King

Sizzling Pot King Sizzling Pot King is a Chinese restaurant specializing in dry hot pots. The restaurant replaced Qi Wei, a similar-style restaurant, towards the end of last year and has been quite popular. I wasn’t very impressed with the previous restaurant and didn’t have much of a desire to check out the new incarnation. […]

Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt

Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt

Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt   I get a kick out of watching desserts made with liquid nitrogen, so when I heard of the Sub Zero ice cream chain, I really wanted to check it out. Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt makes frozen yogurt and ice cream right in front of you using […]

Cascal Natural Sodas and a giveaway!

Cascal Natural Sodas and a giveaway!

Cascal Natural Sodas and a giveaway! Please note: This giveaway is now closed. The winner is #5 Michele! Cascal sodas are fermented drinks made with natural juices. The result is a taste similar to wine coolers but without the alcohol. I was already a fan of the drinks when Cascal contacted me to see if […]

$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 […]

The Haven Pizzeria

The Haven Pizzeria

The Haven Pizzeria   This weekend I went to check out The Haven Pizzeria with CC of Pink Candles at Ridgemont High. I’ve heard a lot of good buzz about the pizzeria and I’m always looking to try out new pizza spots. Located in the Kensington area, there was plenty of free street parking as […]

Trader Joe’s May Edition

Trader Joe’s May Edition

Trader Joe’s May Edition Trader Joe recently came out with another Fearless Flyer, which prompted a few visits for me. Here are some of the highlights from my shopping trips: Kumato I’d never heard of a Kumato before until my Fearless Flyer ad. They are greenish brown rather than red. They ripen from the inside […]

Daphne’s $50 Giveaway

Daphne’s $50 Giveaway

Daphne’s $50 Giveaway Daphne’s Greek Cafe is our most frequented spot for fast casual food. I especially love their 3 course dinner which is only $8.99 and includes an appetizer, main course with two sides, and dessert. We enjoy eating here because we like the food and the reasonable prices. I’m especially a fan of […]

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu What happens when you get together a group of 20 food enthusiasts, take them to a popular restaurant with a James-Beard award winning chef, and give them carte blanche to order whatever they want? They order almost the entire menu…twice. A few weeks ago, Mr. K […]