Love To Go

Love To Go

Love To Go Love To Go is a cafe located in the San Gabriel Mission District that specializes in 3D latte art. I love cute latte art, which seems to be trending in Los Angeles (hopefully we’ll see it soon in San Diego), but this was my first experience with 3D latte art. I’ve seen […]

Chocolate chip pumpkin bread

Chocolate chip pumpkin bread

Chocolate chip pumpkin bread After making chocolate chip pumpkin cookies, I thought it might be fun to make a chocolate chip pumpkin bread.  So I used my favorite pumpkin bread recipe as a base, and added 2 cups of chocolate chips.  I really enjoyed the results.  Which begs the question, Is there anything that doesn’t […]

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. […]

Pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies

Pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies

Pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies While I loved the taste of the pumpkin chocolate chip cookies I made last time, I decided to try another recipe that had some more spices, for a different taste. I found a tasty looking recipe from Deelish Dish. This recipe was similar to the last one I made previously.  […]

Nishiki Ramen

Nishiki Ramen

Nishiki Ramen Nishiki Ramen (originally from Japan) recently opened in San Diego. With promises of fresh made noodles, I’ve been eagerly anticipating its opening for months, constantly checking the storefront and their Facebook page for updates. The grand opening was Sunday, though we ended up going on Saturday instead while they were still in the […]

Sasa Dango

Sasa Dango

Sasa Dango While browsing Nijiya market, I picked up some sasa dango.  This is the first time I've seen them at Nijiya and the first time I've tried one.  I loved the colors and how they are presented in the bamboo leaves.  Sasa dango is a Japanese mochi with red bean paste filling, wrapped in […]

Cocohodo Walnut Pastry Cafe

Cocohodo Walnut Pastry Cafe

Cocohodo Walnut Pastry Cafe Cocohodo opened recently inside Zion Market. I had been really curious about this cafe for months, mainly because of my sweet tooth. I’ve never visited any of the other locations, so I didn’t really know what to expect. I had imagined a cafe selling various walnut pastries. However, it’s actually just […]