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Chick-Fil-A & Free Giveaway- Sports Arena / San Diego 18

Chick-Fil-A & Free Giveaway- Sports Arena / San Diego

Chick-fil-A is promoting a new spicy chicken sandwich to its patrons in California, running a test market in our state before unleashing it upon the rest of the awaiting masses across the country. Apparently a spicy chicken sandwich has been...

creamy new york style cheesecake 0

creamy new york style cheesecake

Recently I celebrated an anniversary with a certain boy that I date. In lieu of buying him an actual gift, I decided to make something. What better way to show your affection than through delicious desserts? Cheesecake is a favorite of his and of mine and it had been awhile since I made one. So long that I hadn’t made one in the whole time we had dated and I thought it was high time to remedy the situation.

hiberto’s mexican food – rancho san diego 0

hiberto’s mexican food – rancho san diego

I went out of my way last week to go and have lunch with my boyfriend. He works at grocery stores all around town and last week on the day I wanted to see him for lunch, he just happened...

Garofalo Pasta 2

Garofalo Pasta

The fine folks at Garofalo Pasta were nice enough to send me some pasta to review. To date, I have only made pasta with one of the bags of Casarecce pasta, a sort of tubular pasta that seems to twist...

Chung Hing – San Diego / Miramar 1

Chung Hing – San Diego / Miramar

Chung Hing is a fast food Chinese place in Miramar. They’re stuck in a little strip mall behind the McDonald’s and just a few blocks from the Pyramid. Typical hole-in-the-wall Chinese food restaurant with a specialty in BBQ Pork (so...

Mira Mesa Farmer’s Market / San Diego 1

Mira Mesa Farmer’s Market / San Diego

The Mira Mesa Farmer’s Market has been running for about a month now. I visited the farmer’s market a couple of weeks ago to see what kind of offerings they had and if it was worth it to continue visiting...

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Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival – Part Three

In case you missed our earlier posts, Disney’s California Food and Wine Festival is an event that runs from April 24 to June 7, 2009, which adds various food and wine events to the Disney parks (both complimentary and “signature”...

Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival – Part Two 4

Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival – Part Two

At the Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival, in addition to the special food demonstrations and numerous opportunities to meet Disney chefs and celebrity chefs (such as Guy Fieri – or even Tommy Lasorda), they have special food offerings that...