Cotton Candy Champagne Cocktail

Cotton Candy Champagne Cocktail

Cotton Candy Champagne Cocktail These cotton candy champagne cocktails are easy, whimsical and elegant. They are perfect for an outdoor summer party. I don’t know what it is about cotton candy that gets me so excited. I’ve seen cotton candy cocktails before on several Pinterest boards and had to try making my own. I only […]

E & Drink- Toast Dynasty

E & Drink- Toast Dynasty

E & Drink- Toast Dynasty I’ve documented my obsession with brick toast quitea few times on this blog already. A few months back, I saw that E & Drink would soon be offering a brick toast option. When I tried to order it, they told me they didn’t have it yet and didn’t have any […]

Bleecker St.

Bleecker St.

Bleecker St. One of the best burgers I’ve ever eaten came from Bleecker St. in London. You’d think the best burgers would be in the US, but I had quite a few outstanding American-style burgers in London, and the Bleecker Black burger is the one I still dream about and wish I got another taste of […]

Spotted Cow

Spotted Cow

Spotted Cow The food court inside Zion Market is just about complete. Spotted Cow recently opened and Cocohodo Walnut Pastry Cafe has its menu up and looks to be in its finishing stages. Spotted Cow is a made-to-order Vietnamese Pho place. I was a little cautious about how good it would be, especially with the […]

Matcha Snowball Cookies

Matcha Snowball Cookies

Matcha Snowball Cookies These melt-in-your-mouth snowball cookies (also sometimes referred to as Russian tea cakes or Mexican wedding cakes) are flavored with matcha green tea, giving them a natural and festive green color. Snowball cookies are some of my favorite cookies to eat during the holidays. Plus, they are super easy to make and can […]

Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle

Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle

Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle One of the spots I’ve been most looking forward to check out in Los Angeles is Tsujita, a branch from a Tokyo restaurant which is well known for their tsukemen (aka dipping noodles). Located in Little Osaka of West Los Angeles, Tsujita only offers tsukemen and ramen during lunch, making this […]

Thanksgiving Ideas

Thanksgiving Ideas

Thanksgiving Ideas With Thanksgiving just a few days away, I thought I’d do a post sharing some recipe ideas and tips. Appetizer/Sides Avocado Bacon Fries Bacon Roasted Brussels Sprouts Bacon Wrapped Avocado Fries Brazilian Cheese Breads Crispy Oven Baked Fries Double Stuffed Potatoes Mushroom Pizzas Pumpkin Hummus Scalloped Hasselback Potatoes Breads 40 Minute Rolls Butter […]

A Few of My Favorite Things

A Few of My Favorite Things

A Few of My Favorite Things As usual, December snuck up on me. I’ve been scrambling to buy gifts and thought I’d take a moment to share a list of ideas for others still looking for present ideas. Electronics Roku My brother-in-law showed me this during Thanksgiving and I immediately went home and bought one. […]

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 […]

Jean-Georges

Jean-Georges

Jean-Georges One of the things I learned while planning my trip to New York City is that many of the fine dining restaurants offer a special lunch prix fixe menu, allowing you to get a taste of a highly acclaimed or Michelin starred restaurant for a fraction of the usual price. Jean-Georges is a 3 […]