Category: etc

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making chocolates at the gourmet chocolate class

A few weeks ago on an extremely warm Saturday, I was invited to try out a class with the GETCreative program at the Art Institute of California-San Diego in Mission Valley. I had the pleasure of taking a gourmet chocolate...

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a secret date with jake

On Sunday, I had a secret date. Jake decided to surprise me by planning a little something and not telling me what we were doing.   My “I wonder what is happening” look as I sit and wait for my surprise/secret...

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bbq’s, oak by absolut, and summer dinners on the grill

IT IS SUMMER! Just in case you had no idea. Tourists visiting San Diego the last few days might have been thinking, “What in the world? Why is it cloudy?” but us year-rounders know all about the “June Gloom”. I’m just...

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happy national doughnut (donut) day!

I’m assaulting Twitter and Instagram with my favorite donut photos today. Because it’s National Donut Day! And because I can. Also:  I didn’t feel like doing a “real” post today. Sorry. Follow me and check out my luscious donut photos today...

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world famous crochet museum and the art queen in joshua tree, ca

One of the quirky places we visited in Joshua Tree was a place called the Art Queen. It was a bit of an artist’s playground, converted from an old motel out in the desert. Shari Elf is the woman behind...

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desert road trip preview

I’m still getting my bearings back after a nice long weekend spend in the desert. Right about now, I’d rather be doing this:   But instead it’s time to go back to work. Here’s a little preview of our weekend!...

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happy blogiversary!

Happy NINTH Blogiversary to This Tasty Life!  I can hardly believe its been nine years since this blog started. My blog would be in the 4th grade if it were a child! Also, my blog and Maya are the same age,...

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may the fourth be with you – it’s star wars day!

Today is Star Wars Day, my friends. Let’s do a little geeky post celebrating one of my favorite movies of all time! This past Saturday, Jake, S and I were headed down south and S pointed out a something and...

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vindiego wine and food festival

The 3rd Annual VinDiego Wine and Food Festival is coming up this weekend! I attended the very first VinDiego festival when it was held back at the Broadway Pier netting some gorgeous sunset photos. Preeeeeeeeeeeeety. Since VinDiego is over in...

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padres fan fest 2015 + lolitas

This weekend over at Petco Park they started gearing up for the opening of the 2015 baseball season. The Padres held their annual Fan Fest and we attended so the kids (and Jake) could get a few autographs from the...