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 […]

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, […]

The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely)

The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely)

The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely) When I made the decision this past Fall to not wait in the 3+ hour line for the famous Cronut™ at Dominique Ansel Bakery, I didn’t think I would get a chance to taste the Cronut™ until another visit to NYC. However, I got my chance earlier this week. […]

Spotted Cow

Spotted Cow

Spotted Cow The food court inside Zion Market is just about complete. Spotted Cow recently opened and Cocohodo Walnut Pastry Cafe has its menu up and looks to be in its finishing stages. Spotted Cow is a made-to-order Vietnamese Pho place. I was a little cautious about how good it would be, especially with the […]

Personalized Wedding Gift Ideas with Target

Personalized Wedding Gift Ideas with Target

Personalized Wedding Gift Ideas with Target This post is sponsored by Target, but the writing, ideas and opinions are all my own. Target recently launched a Wedding Program, asking bloggers to give ideas on ways you can give a unique wedding gift while still sticking to the couple’s registry. The central theme of this program […]

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s products

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s products

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s products I love shopping at Trader Joe’s and I thought I’d take some time to highlight some of my recent finds. I don’t know about you, but I have to limit my visits to once a month because I always end up with a huge grocery bill and all I have […]

San Diego Pretzel Company and a Giveaway

San Diego Pretzel Company and a Giveaway

San Diego Pretzel Company and a Giveaway (Please Note, the Giveaway Portion is Now Closed.) Do you love soft pretzels? Then I’ve got a great Friday giveaway, open to all US residents, not just San Diegans! Recently I was invited to tour the San Diego Pretzel Company. I had no idea that there was a […]

JetBlue Airlines Food & Entertainment

JetBlue Airlines Food & Entertainment

JetBlue Airlines Food & Entertainment I recently flew JetBlue when I went on my NYC trip. As you may know, I have an obsession with airplane food and entertainment and I’ve been wanting to fly JetBlue for a long time after hearing about it’s unlimited snacks and personal tvs. My flight ended up being even […]