Square Bar Cafe / Kearny Mesa

I hope you enjoyed your three day weekend! I baked a few things (which I will share this week!) and also had a few tasty treats. On Labor Day we tried to go check out the new Thai ice cream place called Bing Haus but they were closed. Instead we […] Read More

Facchini’s / Miramar

This summer Supernatural Sandwiches moved into a spot just across the parking lot, leaving their old space empty for a short time. That space is now occupied by a brand new restaurant called Facchini’s! I noticed the banner some time ago and have made a few visits to Facchini’s to […] Read More

Off-Strip Eats in Vegas

Earlier this month Jake and I took a little trip out to Vegas for all off-Strip eats! We ended up going mid-week which yielded a cheaper hotel room and much less traffic to deal with while in Vegas. We stayed in Downtown Vegas and didn’t venture onto the Strip even once! We […] Read More

T’s 18th Birthday at the Spaghetti Factory + Birthday Cake!

We celebrated T’s 18th birthday this month. EIGHTEEN. Let me sit down for a minute. Hoo boy. [T in 2009 at Fred’s Burgers next to the Goliath Burger] This little boy is now 18! I can barely handle this information. He’s 11 years old in this photo, looking so small!   And here […] Read More

Birthday Puppuccino at Starbucks

August is a month of birthdays! T’s got his birthday this month and my little furball, Maya, also had a birthday this month! I’ll be talking about the latter today. She turned 11 years old this month which I find insane and crazy. For her birthday, we took and her […] Read More

Reader Tacotopia at the Track

The San Diego Reader recently held their Tacotopia event once again – this time at the Del Mar Racetrack! Jake, his friend Jovan, and I all attended the event one hot afternoon and stuffed ourselves with tacos! Here’s a recap of what went down at Tacotopia at the Track. Our […] Read More

Encontro North Park

Recently I was invited to check out a new spot called Encontro North Park. Encontro is located where Heaven Sent Desserts used to be, on the corner of 30th and University in the heart of North Park. At Encontro, you place your order here and then find a little spot […] Read More

Cinnaholic Gourmet Cinnamon Rolls / Mission Valley

Recently I was invited to check out a new bakery called Cinnaholic. The PR person told me it was a new “vegan bakery” and I instantly cringed at the thought of “vegan baked goods” but figured I’d give it a shot anyway. Cinnaholic specializes in making gourmet cinnamon rolls that are […] Read More