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 […]

Sucré Chocolates Giveaway

Sucré Chocolates Giveaway

Sucré Chocolates Giveaway Please note, this giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to entry #90! Remember my Sucré macarons giveaway? Well the wonderful boutique from New Orleans recently offered another giveaway to my readers, a set of their beautiful artisan chocolate bars. The Seven Bar Chocolate Collection includes seven chocolate bars, with unique flavors including Pistachio […]

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 […]

Michelob ULTRA Light Cider

Michelob ULTRA Light Cider

Michelob ULTRA Light Cider Please note: I am being compensated by Blogher for writing this review, but the opinions in the review are my own. Michelob ULTRA recently came out with a new product in its line of low calorie and low carb alcoholic beverages: Michelob ULTRA Light Cider. Blogher is doing a campaign for […]

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 […]

Daphne’s $50 Giveaway

Daphne’s $50 Giveaway

Daphne’s $50 Giveaway Daphne’s Greek Cafe is our most frequented spot for fast casual food. I especially love their 3 course dinner which is only $8.99 and includes an appetizer, main course with two sides, and dessert. We enjoy eating here because we like the food and the reasonable prices. I’m especially a fan of […]

JetBlue Airlines Food & Entertainment

JetBlue Airlines Food & Entertainment

JetBlue Airlines Food & Entertainment I recently flew JetBlue when I went on my NYC trip. As you may know, I have an obsession with airplane food and entertainment and I’ve been wanting to fly JetBlue for a long time after hearing about it’s unlimited snacks and personal tvs. My flight ended up being even […]