bully’s east | mission valley / san diego, ca

I was left to my own devices one recent Saturday afternoon and I thought, “You should treat yourself to some lunch.” I agreed with myself and began a little internet search to figure out where to go for lunch that was somewhat nearby. I was on call for work so […] Read More

annie belle’s “famous” wings & greens | rolando / san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. Annie Belle’s “Famous” Wings & Greens is a local restaurant serving up Southern soul food and is just a hop away from another Southern restaurant, Bonnie Jean’s Soul Food. We’ve passed Annie Belle’s tons of times on our way to the freeway from Jake’s […] Read More

zio’s italian restaurant / north park | san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. This is another one of my “Adventures in Groupons!” in which I buy certificates for places I have never been to before and drag Jake (or another accomplice) along for adventurous eating. We’ve had some hits and we’ve had some misses to the point […] Read More

nothing says love like chocolate dipped strawberries

I was at this little market in Lemon Grove called “Farmer’s Market” to pick up some carne asada for dinner tonight when I noticed they were selling boxes of stem-on strawberries for $2.99 a pack (which had about 20 strawberries in it). I immediately thought of chocolate covered strawberries and […] Read More

super cocina / city heights | san diego, ca

Super Cocina is a very unassuming place. It doesn’t look like much. It’s easy to pass by. It’s got a teeny tiny parking lot. Even walking inside makes you wonder if you’ve made the right decision in stopping here. But you have. Oh yes, you have. You walk up to […] Read More

a night of bacon bingo with bloggers at el take it easy | north park

I’m a little late to the game in making this post! At the end of January, I read about Bacon Bingo over at Darlene’s blog. I got really excited about it and decided that I would go. Darlene organized a little get together with a few other local bloggers, including […] Read More

Pinkberry Winner!

My itty bitty contest has a winner! The winner, according to random.org, is #4! Tiffany (Stuffed With Fluff) on Feb 4th, 2011 said: “Hmm. Tough decision, they’re all so good! But since I HAVE to choose, I’ll go w/ the Blood Orange…or the Chocolate. No no…Blood Orange, final answer =P” […] Read More

Pinkberry Swirly Grams – Plus a Giveaway!

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Pinkberry has introduced the Pinkberry Swirly Gram, a cute little treat that can be delivered to your loved ones nationwide. We’ve also got a giveaway lined up for one lucky reader – $10 Gift Card to Pinkberry! See details below! What is a “Swirly […] Read More