Category: San Diego County

babycakes / hillcrest – san diego, ca 5

babycakes / hillcrest – san diego, ca

I’m always interested in trying out a new cupcake place in the hopes of finding that “perfect cupcake”. Maybe there is no such thing but it’s fun to go on the journey and see how different shops do cupcakes! Jake,...

chez nous / scripps ranch – san diego, ca 0

chez nous / scripps ranch – san diego, ca

Chez Nous is a little deli just off of the I-15 in Scripps Ranch. Easy to miss and tucked into a little shopping center with a Carl’s Jr., a Subway and a sushi place, it’s easy to pass by it...

bruski burgers & beer / scripps ranch | san diego, ca 6

bruski burgers & beer / scripps ranch | san diego, ca

I’m planning on doing a “week of LA eating” in the next coming weeks – many posts about eating in the fair city to the north! Look for it soon – potato balls, dumplings and gigantic burritos will be in...

the 2011 beach pizza crawl 11

the 2011 beach pizza crawl

My friends are very brave to take me up on my crazy ideas. Earlier this year we did a Red Velvet Cupcake Tasting and Heather and Laura enjoyed it enough to suggest we do something similar in the future so...

the loving hut / mira mesa – san diego, ca 4

the loving hut / mira mesa – san diego, ca

I also thought about calling this post, “I tried Vegan food… and it wasn’t that bad and I might eat it again!” but that seemed way too wordy to me. Anyway, yes. There’s a vegan restaurant in Mira Mesa called...

the cosmopolitan hotel and restaurant | old town / san diego, ca 6

the cosmopolitan hotel and restaurant | old town / san diego, ca

I had been in contact with a PR person for quite awhile before I requested a date to come down to Old Town to visit the Cosmopolitan Hotel and Restaurant. They were waiting for a new chef to come in...

lucky’s breakfast / north park | san diego, ca 9

lucky’s breakfast / north park | san diego, ca

I’ve read about Lucky’s Breakfast in various places (like Dennis’s blog A Radiused Corner) and had been wanting to stop by and check it out for quite awhile. It’s closed on Sundays and is only open from 7am-12pm the rest...

cupcakes at elizabethan desserts / encintas | san diego, ca 8

cupcakes at elizabethan desserts / encintas | san diego, ca

It’s been a crazy week here in Mary-land, so here’s a sweet and short post on something I truly love: cupcakes! I have been wanting to go to Elizabethan Desserts for a very long time. I just never have the...

maria maria / mission valley | san diego, ca 4

maria maria / mission valley | san diego, ca

Since it’s unlikely you’ll want to spend your Cinco de Mayo going to a crappy Mexican restaurant, I’ll do another post about a place that has good food. Deal? Deal! For this visit we used a coupon for Maria, Maria,...

gringo’s cantina / pacific beach – san diego, ca 2

gringo’s cantina / pacific beach – san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. A few weeks ago (yeah, I’m behind in my blogging!) Jake and I visited Gringo’s Cantina in Pacific Beach at the behest of my dad, who gave us his coupon for $50 worth of...