Cauliflower Gratin

Cauliflower Gratin

Cauliflower Gratin This creamy mashed cauliflower gratin is healthier than the potato version but just as delicious. This is another Thanksgiving side idea. I know there’s been an unusual amount of savory recipes lately. I’m gearing up for major baking for Thanksgiving though! Potato gratin is one of Mr. K’s favorite dishes. He loves all that […]

Afuri

Afuri

Afuri Afuri is a popular ramen chain in Tokyo, known for their yuzu ramen. Yuzu is a citrus fruit often used in Japanese cuisine, similar to grapefruit in appearance and taste, but it is smaller in size with a very aromatic rind. For our trip to Japan, I was very much looking forward to eating […]

Square Bar Cafe

Square Bar Cafe

Square Bar Cafe Square Bar Cafe opened this weekend and I couldn’t be more excited. I’ve shared my obsession with the creative and picture-worthy desserts that have popped up in Orange County and Los Angeles and was wondering when San Diego would have one of its own– and now it finally does. The cafe offers a variety of […]

Embargo Grill

Embargo Grill

Embargo Grill Embargo Grill opened last year, specializing in Caribbean flavors. The small restaurant has gained a lot of popularity since it opened, even making Yelp’s “Top 100 Restaurants to Eat in the U.S. for 2015.” I met with CC for lunch there this past weekend and was excited to explore the menu. We grabbed a table outside and […]

Chon Ju Jip

Chon Ju Jip

Chon Ju Jip 4373 Convoy StSan Diego, CA 92111 (858) 268-0835 Chon Ju Jip has been on my list of places I wanted to try ever since I read that their bibimbap was on the Union Tribune's list of 50 Things to Eat Before you Die- San Diego. On my previous attempt to try it, […]

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 […]

Easy Strawberry Tiramisu

Easy Strawberry Tiramisu

Easy Strawberry Tiramisu If you love tiramisu, but always have been too intimidated to try making it yourself, this recipe is super easy. I wish I had time to really decorate the top layer with some whole strawberries, but I was in a rush. Oh well, there’s always next time. It sometimes amazes me what […]