Tastefully Simple and a Giveaway

Tastefully Simple and a Giveaway

Tastefully Simple and a Giveaway Update: please note this giveaway is now closed. Congrats to Debbie (#26) who won the giveaway. Happy Monday! Or not…Here’s my attempt to make Monday a little better with this giveaway. I recently was provided with a few Tastefully Simple products to sample from their spring/summer line: 29 minute citrus […]

French Concession

French Concession

French Concession   French Concession is a new all-day dim sum place that recently opened in Hillcrest, occupying the former Celadon. It’s the same owner (Alex Thao), but a new restaurant name, menu and concept. When we visited, the interior was still pretty similar to Celadon. The dim-sum menu, which is served all day, offers […]

Sizzling Pot King

Sizzling Pot King

Sizzling Pot King Sizzling Pot King is a Chinese restaurant specializing in dry hot pots. The restaurant replaced Qi Wei, a similar-style restaurant, towards the end of last year and has been quite popular. I wasn’t very impressed with the previous restaurant and didn’t have much of a desire to check out the new incarnation. […]

Rama Thai

Rama Thai

Rama Thai   Rama Thai is a popular Thai restaurant in downtown San Diego and one my work colleagues love to frequent. Mr. K and I recently dined there. Crispy Red Snapper We ordered this based on recommendation of our waiter. The fish fillet had a crunchy batter and was flaky and moist inside. The […]

Red Velvet Cake Donuts

Red Velvet Cake Donuts

Red Velvet Cake Donuts I’ve had so much fun making mini donuts this year that I wanted to make them for Christmas. At first, I wanted to make some cinnamon ones and just decorate them with Christmas sprinkles. But then I thought of trying red velvet ones. The red velvet donut cakes make these mini […]

Cereal Milk Ice Pops

Cereal Milk Ice Pops

Cereal Milk Ice Pops These creamy ice pops are cereal milk flavored and coated with colorful cereal just before serving. Colorful, cereal-topped desserts are trending this summer. I’ve eaten cereal bar ice cream sandwiches, cereal dipped churros, cereal topped crepes, cereal macarons, and more. This gave me the inspiration to make cereal ice pops, which I […]