Trader Joe’s December Edition

Trader Joe’s December Edition

Trader Joe’s December Edition I popped into my local Trader Joe’s the same day I got the Fearless Flyer. Unfortunately, I was a little too quick, as my store wasn’t even stocked with half of the featured products. But after two more trips, I finally got most of the items I had wanted to try. […]

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 […]

$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 […]

Current Cravings- Healthier Snacks

Current Cravings- Healthier Snacks

Current Cravings- Healthier Snacks Since I wrote a fast food redux last week, I thought I would try to balance things out with some healthier snacks I’ve recently been consuming. Carrot Cake Vita Tops I love Vita Top muffins. I discovered them a few years ago through Hungry Girl. Each muffin top uses healthier ingredients […]

Roy’s and a Giveaway

Roy’s and a Giveaway

Roy’s and a Giveaway Please note, the giveaway portion of this post is now closed. Congrats to entry #22! The Roy’s restaurant I used to frequent underwent a makeover a few months ago, changing its name to Roy Yamaguchi’s Pacific Rim Cuisine, redesigning the interior and changing up the menu. We were recently invited to […]

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s December Items

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s December Items

Current Cravings- Trader Joe’s December Items Another Trader Joe’s Fearless Flyer came in my mailbox, which of course meant another trip to get some featured items. I’m quite proud that I showed more self-control than usual. Mostly because I’ve been spending much more than normal due to the holidays. But I did pick up a […]

Fogo De Chao

Fogo De Chao

Fogo De Chao Fogo De Chao, a popular Brazilian steakhouse, recently opened a location in San Diego, occupying the former Borders space in the Gaslamp area. For years, I’ve heard great things about the Beverly Hills location, so I was eagerly anticipating this opening. Since it is currently San Diego Restaurant Week and Fogo De […]

Four Sea Restaurant

Four Sea Restaurant

Four Sea Restaurant When I think of Taiwan, one of the things I miss the most is Taiwanese breakfast. There are so many traditional Taiwanese foods that are available for breakfast including egg pancakes, soy milk, fried crullers, and rice rolls. And for some reason, it’s really hard to find good versions of those items […]

The Incredible Cheesecake Company

The Incredible Cheesecake Company

The Incredible Cheesecake Company The Incredible Cheesecake Company is a small shop that offers nearly 70 flavors of cheesecake. You can view the full menu here. After CC and I had dessert at Soltan Banoo, we stopped in for some slices to-go. The chalkboard displayed the flavors available that day. The cheesecakes were on display […]

Eleven Madison Park

Eleven Madison Park

Eleven Madison Park Our best meal during our NYC trip, and maybe one of my best meals of all time, took place at Eleven Madison Park. We’ve been trying to cut back on our food expenses this year after all the indulgence of last year. But with so many great restaurants in NYC, we had […]