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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...

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my top five green food items for st. patrick’s day

Here’s a thing that sometimes strangers find out about me right off the bat: that my favorite color is green.  Just this past weekend when I was milling about at the Little Italy Farmer’s Market, a nice young lady at the La...

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kirin sandwich, mini donut ice cream, carnitas & pig ears + other ramblings

This will be another one of those radical random rambling posts (yes I just said radical, no I’m not stuck in the 90’s, hey I was going for alliteration).  [the kirin] First up! THE KIRIN. Instead of being a magical...

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happy new year!

It’s the last day of the year already?! And look at San Diego, having *REAL* winter weather. Awww! I didn’t prep a real post today since I’m on mini vacation from work, so here’s a super cute photo of Maya...

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friday food finds / part four

By the time this post is up, I’ll be in PORTLAND eating whatever it is Portlanders eat. So, here’s a semi lazy post about some recent food finds. For my birthday, Alyssa got me this box of Sugarfina Caramels. I...

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what i’m thankful for

It’s true. There is always something to be thankful for. And here are a few things that I’m thankful for this Thanksgiving. My Parents My parents were only able to have one kid (psst – that’s me) and though I...

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thanksgiving recipe suggestions

It’s almost Thanksgiving again! I feel like I haven’t even adjusted to the time change yet and already the holidays are creeping up on me. I’m going to blink three times and it’ll be Christmas. Time, you are going by...

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mini monster donuts + halloween

It’s November now and Halloween was pretty much wiped from the stores in early October so who cares about Halloween?  I do! I didn’t do anything really fancy for Halloween but I thought these things were cute enough to share....

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friday foodie finds / part three

I dig doing my “foodie finds” posts and I hope you enjoy them, too! These are all things that didn’t warrant their own full post, but are still worth mentioning!  Actually this first thing isn’t a “find”. I made these...

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postmates app review / san diego, ca

As a self-professed geek of all things tech, I asked Mary if I could take a crack at reviewing some of the “foodie-related” mobile apps that come across her inbox. After regaling her with the story of being elected computer monitor at school when I was only 7 years old, she knew that I was the man minion for the job. Not pictured: Mary rolling her eyes after hearing the story for the nth time during our years of friendship. Acknowledging my nerd street cred, she happily obliged and forwarded me an invitation to try an app called Postmates.