Howard’s Famous Bacon & Avocado Burgers – Los Angeles, CA

On our way home from Los Angeles, we needed some lunch. We were going to just hit a drive through but I did a quick Google search and I saw we were near a place called Howard’s Famous Bacon & Avocado Burgers. I liked the name. It was closeby. We […] Read More

Tacos, Burritos, and Free Lunch Bags at Rubio’s Coastal Grill

World Ocean’s Day is here again and Rubio’s will be offering up a free reusable lunch bag this year with any purchase. This is the snazzy new lunch bag that Rubio’s is giving away. Isn’t it cute? All you have to do is make a purchase and present the coupon […] Read More

Philippe the Original – Los Angeles, CA

Philippe the Original is a spot I heard about a long time ago and just hadn’t tried before. They specialized in French Dipped Sandwiches and I figured this was a good spot to finally try one. Jake and I recently took a short road trip up to LA for food, […] Read More

13th Blogiversary Toast at Greystone Steakhouse

This Tasty Life has just turned 13! It’s crazy to think that back in 2006, Alyssa and I started this blog to write about food. We started food blogging the same year Twitter began and Facebook was made available to everyone to use (not just college kids). 2006 is the […] Read More

Buckboard’s Barbeque and Brew

Hi. My name is Mary. I write about food. Here’s a post about a place Jake and I visited recently in El Cajon called Buckboard’s Barbeque and Brew! It is a potential spot for our rehearsal dinner next year! Buckboard’s Barbeque and Brew has been a catering company in San […] Read More

Exploring the Windward Side of Oahu

Ooo, look at me, finally getting back to posting about trips I took last year… *ahem* Let’s continue the Hawaii adventure! On our third day in Hawaii, we got up super duper early and explored the Windward (East Coast and North Shore) side of Oahu. Sunrise Since we were still […] Read More