New Restaurant Collections on Foodie

New Restaurant Collections on Foodie

New Restaurant Collections on Foodie Do you use Foodie? It’s a great site for browsing recipes. You can create lists/collections where you add ones you like or want to make, etc. Foodie recently launched a restaurant section with the same idea. I was asked to create some collection lists based on San Diego restaurants. I […]

Frost Me Cupcakes

Frost Me Cupcakes

Frost Me Cupcakes Frost Me Cupcakes, a gourmet cupcake bakery that was a winner on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars, recently opened a shop in Seaport Village, and a smaller stand inside UTC mall. We were at the mall recently and decided to check it out. Cupcakes are $3.50 each or you can buy sets of 4, […]

Sushi Yaro

Sushi Yaro

Sushi Yaro Sushi Yaro7905 Engineer Rd.San Diego, Ca 92111www.sushiyaro.com This past weekend we celebrated Baby Bro's girlfriend's bday.  The birthday girl requested sushi for her birthday dinner. She originally wanted to try Sushi Ota, but the earliest reservation time we could get was 9:30. Way too late for dinner. So then my sister asked me […]

Microwave Peppermint Candy Cane Fudge

Microwave Peppermint Candy Cane Fudge

Microwave Peppermint Candy Cane Fudge This microwave peppermint flavored fudge is festive and makes a great holiday gift. It’s easy and stores well too. Fudge is always on my holiday baking list since it’s something that can be made ahead of time and is relatively stress free. The other day, I came up with the idea […]

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 […]

Purple Sweet Potato Rice

Purple Sweet Potato Rice

Purple Sweet Potato Rice When I go home, my mom often makes sweet potatoes or yams with the steamed rice she cooks. This is a traditional Taiwanese way to serve rice. Sometimes, the sweet potatoes or yams are also cooked with rice porridge/congee. The sweet potatoes and yams add a small sweetness to the rice. […]

Del Taco Crunchtada

Del Taco Crunchtada

Del Taco Crunchtada I have a serious weakness for tostadas. I can never resist eating them if they are at a party or ordering it if it’s on a menu. So I was pretty excited when I saw the commercials for Del Taco’s new Crunchtada, which is priced at just $1. They also have variations […]

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 […]