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 […]

Popcorn Cauliflower

Popcorn Cauliflower

Popcorn Cauliflower Crunchy baked pieces of cauliflower make a fun snack, side dish, or mini meal. This is a healthier version of popcorn chicken that still tastes delicious. I’ve been wanting to make popcorn cauliflower for a while now, but it took me  a few attempts to get me to this recipe. My first thought […]

Trader Joe’s February Edition

Trader Joe’s February Edition

Trader Joe’s February Edition Trader Joe’s came out with a new Fearless Flyer for February! So after reading the flyer cover to cover and marking way too many boxes in the grocery list, off I went to explore the featured offerings. Roasted Coconut Chips OMG. If you like coconut, you must try these. I can’t […]

Snacks from Taiwan, Snapshots from China

Snacks from Taiwan, Snapshots from China

Snacks from Taiwan, Snapshots from China Over the summer, my youngest brother was lucky enough to travel for 2 months in Asia. He went all over China and spent some time in Vietnam and Taiwan as well. I’ve really enjoyed seeing all the pictures of his trip and wanted to share a few. But first, […]

Soltan Banoo

Soltan Banoo

Soltan Banoo A few weeks ago, my friend CC introduced me to Soltan Banoo, a Persian restaurant in University Heights. We stopped in for some delicious desserts, including a Persian shaved ice dish. I immediately fell in love with the charming and relaxed atmosphere. The person who greeted us remembered CC, even recalling who she […]

Cro-Bar (Cronut), Monte Cristo and more from Donut Bar

Cro-Bar (Cronut), Monte Cristo and more from Donut Bar

Cro-Bar (Cronut), Monte Cristo and more from Donut Bar Donut Bar was one of the first in San Diego to come out with their version of the Cronut, which they call the Cro-Bar. I finally had a chance to try it out this weekend, also checking out some of their other new menu items like […]

Shake Shack

Shake Shack

Shake Shack After seeing so many photos of burgers and custards at Shake Shack from my East Coast friends and bloggers, Shake Shack was on the “must try” list during my visit to NYC. There were several locations nearby, we ended up going to the one near Times Square, in the Theatre District. We later […]