Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner

Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner

Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner I’ve heard a lot of good things about Peterson’s Donut Corner, including their super sized donuts, plentiful selection, and most recently: their addition of cronuts. So this weekend, Mr. K and I finally made the trip over to Escondido to try out the donuts. The donut store is […]

Thanksgiving Wrap-Up

Thanksgiving Wrap-Up

Thanksgiving Wrap-Up   I hope everyone had a safe and delicious Thanksgiving. This year, Mr. K and I spent Thanksgiving Day with his side of the extended family, which meant quite a layout of food. I was hoping to arrive early enough to snap pictures of all the food before people began eating. But one […]

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 […]

Baskin Robbins New Online Ordering

Baskin Robbins New Online Ordering

Baskin Robbins New Online Ordering Baskin Robbins recently launched an online cake ordering system. It allows you to customize and order a cake from your computer, picking and choosing from a variety of cake styles, ice cream flavors, etc. I was sent a small gift card to try it out. The online system is pretty […]

Urban Bar & Grill

Urban Bar & Grill

Urban Bar & Grill   We were recently invited to check out Urban Bar & Grill located in downtown San Diego. It serves contemporary American Cuisine and has an atmosphere perfect for date night or a dinner with friends. Bread sticks Our dinner started out with some complimentary bread sticks. Soft, not too buttery, these […]

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 […]

US Open 2013

US Open 2013

US Open 2013 Next to eating, one of my favorite activities is watching tennis and it’s always been my dream to attend the US Open at Flushing Meadows. When I lived in Long Island as a child, every summer the newspapers would be filled with information about the US Open. It was only a short […]

Soltan Banoo

Soltan Banoo

Soltan Banoo A few weeks ago, my friend CC introduced me to Soltan Banoo, a Persian restaurant in University Heights. We stopped in for some delicious desserts, including a Persian shaved ice dish. I immediately fell in love with the charming and relaxed atmosphere. The person who greeted us remembered CC, even recalling who she […]

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 […]

Del Taco’s Epic Burritos and a Giveaway

Del Taco’s Epic Burritos and a Giveaway

Del Taco’s Epic Burritos and a Giveaway Del Taco recently released a trio of new premium burritos, ranging between 14.0 to 18.5 ounces in weight. I was invited to taste all three burritos and was also given a few gift cards so my readers can try them too. During our visit, we also got to […]