Pumpkin Nutella Cakes

Pumpkin Nutella Cakes

Pumpkin Nutella Cakes These individual pumpkin flavored cakes are moist and fluffy and filled with a delicious Nutella spread. I came up with this recipe several years ago and it’s one that I make every year, but I haven’t posted about them since my initial post back in 2011. This past weekend, I did my […]

Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies It’s Girl Scout season. This weekend I saw my local girl scout troops camped outside of the grocery stores. Of course, I couldn’t resist buying a few boxes. I immediately knew what I wanted to do with my box of thin mints. The last few weeks, a recipe for chocolate chip […]

Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner

Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner

Cronuts and more from Peterson’s Donut Corner I’ve heard a lot of good things about Peterson’s Donut Corner, including their super sized donuts, plentiful selection, and most recently: their addition of cronuts. So this weekend, Mr. K and I finally made the trip over to Escondido to try out the donuts. The donut store is […]

Baguette Bros

Baguette Bros

Baguette Bros Baguette Bros opened recently in San Diego, serving fusion Vietnamese sandwiches. The restaurant is currently in soft opening mode, but offers a full menu of sandwiches, sides, and drinks. I was definitely excited by the menu, with fun and exciting options like lemongrass pork banh mi, bulgogi fries, and Nutella drip coffee. Because […]

Starfruit

Starfruit

Starfruit I saw some beautiful starfruit (also known as carambola) while grocery shopping this weekend (found them at Ranch 99).  While they were are on the pricey side, I couldn't resist buying one.  Usually I'll see them on sale in the summer, but so far this summer the prices have remained expensive.  Not sure why. […]

Strawberries with fresh whipped cream

Strawberries with fresh whipped cream

Strawberries with fresh whipped cream So in case you haven’t noticed, it’s strawberry season.  Strawberries have been everywhere: on sale at the supermarkets, all over the farmer’s markets, etc.  As a result, I’ve been eating a lot of strawberries.  Normally, I like to eat them by themselves.  But a while back, my mom started making […]