Category: San Diego County

pear picking in julian at o’dell’s organic orchard (because apple picking is too mainstream) 4

pear picking in julian at o’dell’s organic orchard (because apple picking is too mainstream)

A little scenic drive up into the mountains was what awaited us one recent Saturday… I always love the windy roads with trees covering both sides of the road. Maya was even part of the crew that day! Eventually we...

social life pizza / college – san diego, ca 10

social life pizza / college – san diego, ca

A couple of weeks ago, I got a PR release about a new pizza spot opening up in the College area, right around the corner from where Jake lives. (Note: I did *not* get invited here, that’s just how I...

top 5 san diego tacos + $25 giveaway to rubio’s

top 5 san diego tacos + $25 giveaway to rubio’s

Did you know that today is National Taco Day? Yeah, I didn’t either. I feel like taco day should be in another month, a Spring like month. I don’t know why though. Pretty much any day is a good day...

cafe japengo / la jolla, ca 6

cafe japengo / la jolla, ca

Reminder: Don’t forgot to enter to win a $100 gift card to Islands Restaurants! I was recently invited to check out Cafe Japengo, a sushi/Japanese restaurant in La Jolla. They were bringing back bento boxes to their menu and I...

mastiff sausage company food truck / san diego, ca 2

mastiff sausage company food truck / san diego, ca

My work just moved to a new office in early September, closer to where the food trucks graze during lunch time. There’s sometimes 2 or 3 trucks in the area and one recent day I decided to swing on over...

islands restaurants, pineapple infused margaritas, $100 gift cards and you

islands restaurants, pineapple infused margaritas, $100 gift cards and you

I’m here with another peek at a few new items over at Islands Restaurants plus a sweet, sweet giveaway for you – a $100 gift card to Islands! See the end of this post for more information about the Islands...

the start of fall, maple donuts and blueberry buttermilk bars 7

the start of fall, maple donuts and blueberry buttermilk bars

I’m too lazy and too tired to do a “real” post for today. Work has been crazy busy and when I get home now, I pretty must just want to veg out and *not* be in front of a computer....

devil’s share whiskey release party at eureka! 4

devil’s share whiskey release party at eureka!

Last month I was invited to Ballast Point’s release party for their very first whiskey called Devil’s Share! The release party took place at Eureka! in UTC. You can totally bet that I was singing “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket”...

mj’s yogurt time & deli / chula vista, ca 10

mj’s yogurt time & deli / chula vista, ca

The best thing about read food blogs and having blogger friends is finding out about neat places that you would otherwise never ever know about, or would probably never try out. I had seen a post on CC’s blog Pink...

san diego restaurant week preview at jsix / downtown – san diego, ca 4

san diego restaurant week preview at jsix / downtown – san diego, ca

San Diego Restaurant Week is back again starting September 15th and I was lucky enough to get invited to Jsix for a little restaurant week preview. Jsix is situated in Downtown San Diego just a couple of blocks from Petco...