the tasty things in life: auntie em’s cupcakes

Welcome to Day 3 of “Eating in LA”! Since it’s Wednesday we’re doing another “Tasty Thing In Life” – this week’s item are the cupcakes from Auntie Em’s Kitchen in Eagle Rock, CA. Alyssa and I went to Auntie Em’s so so long ago. In fact, it’s included in the […] Read More

dean sin world / monterey park – los angeles, ca

These are the continuing adventures of Eating in Los Angeles! Welcome to Day 2, my friends. I’ve seen a bunch of blog posts about this next place which is what in part convinced me to try it out. I was in full control of our dining itinerary in Los Angeles […] Read More

manuel’s original el tepeyac cafe / east la – los angeles, ca

Here’s my first post of our Los Angeles eating adventures! Come back all week for a new look at another “Eating in LA Adventure”! Jake and I have an X-Box Live friend that lives in Florida. Chris came out to visit us last summer and recently came back out to […] Read More

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 without giving it much of a chance. But looking at […] Read More

the tasty things in life: garlic battered mushrooms

This week’s tasty thing in life is a look back at deliciously bad for you treats from the San Diego County Fair which opens this Friday, June 10th! The garlic battered mushrooms from Roxy’s is one of my favorite things at the fair. I always have to get it. This […] Read More

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 your reading future! Onto to today’s post though – lunch […] Read More

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 idea for the pizza crawl came alive. I set […] Read More

the tasty things in life: rolled tacos from lolita’s

This week’s tasty item is something I suspect a lot of people in San Diego are familiar with: Rolled tacos… from Lolita’s! Made fresh to order, super crunchy with delicious guacamole and cotija cheese on top, how can you go wrong with these crunchy little bits? I actually had never […] Read More