Herb & Wood

Herb & Wood

Herb & Wood Herb & Wood is the most recent restaurant of Chef Brian Malarkey (Top Chef, The Taste, and other TV shows), opening a few months ago to very positive reviews. It’s located just a few steps away from Juniper & Ivy, transforming a massive warehouse space into an elegant and modern restaurant. Weekend […]

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 […]

Gala Chicken

Gala Chicken

Gala Chicken   Every time I shop at Zion Market, I notice the Gala Chicken booth in the middle of the store. Gala Chicken offers twice-fried Korean style chicken. If you were out shopping this weekend, you probably noticed that just about every place was crowded and full of lines. We decided to take a […]

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 […]

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. […]

CottonHi

CottonHi

CottonHi CottonHi is a shop in Los Angeles known for their soft serve ice cream and organic cotton candy. After seeing their adorable fluffy cotton candy creations, I had to check it out on recent LA road trip. CottonHi offers a variety of soft serve flavors, cotton candy flavors and drinks. Both ice cream and […]

Momofuku’s Corn Cookies

Momofuku’s Corn Cookies

Momofuku’s Corn Cookies When I went to New York City last year, we tried the cookies from Momofuku’s Milk Bar, which I really enjoyed–especially the corn cookies. These giant cookies are chewy, sweet, with just a subtle corn flavor. A few years ago I also made their famous Compost Cookies, but the corn cookies are […]

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 […]

AMC Amazing Update

AMC Amazing Update

AMC Amazing Update I did a short post on the renovated AMC La Jolla back in August when it was still finishing up. I recently went back and got to see the finished product and wanted to do an updated post sharing all the new features. AMC Amazing is what they are calling the theaters […]