Fish District Eatery / Carmel Mountain Ranch

One recent weekend not too long ago, Jake and I were kid free and I didn’t want to cook. I decided to pick a spot in Carmel Mountain Ranch since it had been a long time since I even went that way and discovered the Fish District Eatery on Yelp. […] Read More

Traveling in Spokane: Day 2

Our second day traveling in Spokane involved a TON of walking. But first we required breakfast for our bellies before our big day of exploring Downtown Spokane. Just a warning to you – this is a long post!  Frank’s Diner For breakfast I chose a place called Frank’s Diner. Frank’s […] Read More

Lumpia City at Mikkeller Brewery in Miramar

Lumpia City is a mobile lumpia truck! Well, not quite a truck, really, but that’s the best way I can describe it so you know they are always on the move. I’ve been following Lumpia City on Instagram for awhile and I finally got the chance to check them out. They can often be found setting up shop at different breweries around town.

A visit to Spokane, WA: Mary Lou’s Milk Bottle, Republic Pi, Brain Freeze

Last week Jake and I left on a jet plane to visit the Northwest to see his younger kids, A and S, who moved up to Spokane with their mom last summer. We had to ride on a small propeller plane for part of our journey to Spokane! It was […] Read More

San Diego County Fair 2016

Last weekend Jake and I crossed something off our bucket list for this year – we completed our first 5K race together! We did the San Diego County Fair 5K with our friend, Laura. She decided to run the race while Jake and I walked it. Here we are right […] Read More

Lil’ Miss Short Cakes Mobile Cupcakery

Desserts are a weakness for me (I get weak, yo) so when I was contacted about sampling cupcakes from mobile cupcakery Lil’ Miss Short Cakes I knew I wouldn’t be able to resist. Luckily I didn’t because damn… these were some tasty cupcakes! One of the co-owners of the mobile truck […] Read More

New Southwest Pizzas at Pieology

Recently I was invited to come check out some of the new pizza offering that are now available at Pieology. It was the perfect opportunity for me to finally check out Pieology since it’s one of the pizza spots that I haven’t tried yet. I took my co-worker/minion, Cris, with […] Read More

The Churro Dog at Churros El Tigre | San Ysidro

I needed some new shoes and I nicely asked Jake if we could pretty please go to the outlet mall down in San Ysidro. I’m a lucky girl and Jake doesn’t complain even one bit. Besides, he doesn’t mind shopping down there as long as we also go to the […] Read More