Alforon

Alforon

Alforon I often turn to mmm-yoso for inspiration on places I want to eat at.  Recently, Kirk of mmm-yoso has made several visits to Alforon (found here, here and here) and so it went on my to-do list. Obviously I wasn’t the only one who wanted to visit after these posts, as Cathy from mmm-yoso, […]

Indian Wedding Conclusion

Indian Wedding Conclusion

Indian Wedding Conclusion This is the conclusion of the Indian wedding extravaganza I attended over Memorial weekend. If you haven’t already, you can read about parts 1 and 2. The final event I attended was the reception. The pre-wedding event and the ceremony each had about 150 people in attendance.  The reception was much grander. […]

K Sandwiches- Cronuts/Glazed Croissants

K Sandwiches- Cronuts/Glazed Croissants

K Sandwiches- Cronuts/Glazed Croissants Cronut copycats continue to pop up in San Diego and for some reason, I can’t resist trying every new one I find. I learned about K Sandwiches’ version from My Burning Kitchen. You can call ahead to find out when they will be available because the time varies. When we went […]

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 […]

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 […]

Phil’s BBQ (San Marcos)

Phil’s BBQ (San Marcos)

Phil’s BBQ (San Marcos) We don’t make our way over to San Marcos often, so when we were in the area last time, I tried to maximize our visit by stopping by the Phil’s BBQ location in San Marcos. This was our first time visiting this location, and I was surprised to find that the […]

Sweet & Sour Chicken and a Giveaway

Sweet & Sour Chicken and a Giveaway

Sweet & Sour Chicken and a Giveaway This is the final post of my series with Kraft Recipe Makers. In addition to the $100 giveaway for my blog readers, Kraft and Blogher are hosting another $1,000 Visa gift card giveaway, where one winner will be chosen across all the blogs that were part of this series. […]

Puesto (The Headquarters)

Puesto (The Headquarters)

Puesto (The Headquarters) We recently visited the new Puesto location inside The Headquarters at Seaport District. While the La Jolla location is a fast-casual eatery, the downtown location is quite impressive. The sit-down restaurant consists of two stories, a full bar area, and a patio for dining. I really love the way they decorated it, […]