Bencotto Italian Kitchen – San Diego Restaurant Week Preview

San Diego Restaurant Week is here once again! It starts on Sunday, September 25th and runs until October 2nd. This gives you a complete week to sample and try out a whole slew of restaurants, woohoo! Once again I was invited to a San Diego Restaurant Week Preview and this […] Read More

Cocina 277 Artesanal / Chula Vista

I follow a lot of food related stuff on Instagram and once in awhile I’ll see something droolworthy. Usually it’s from some place in New York or San Francisco but recently I saw a mini tableside spit with al pastor on it. A little bit of research led me to […] Read More

Mimi’s / Mira Mesa

Beginning today, Mimi’s is serving a new entree that embodies their theme of French-inspired American cuisine — the Honey Lavender Grilled Pork Chop. Mimi’s asked its guests to develop a new delicious entree, and with many finalists, the winner was Michael Watz of Evanston, Illinois with his original recipe for Honey Lavender Grilled Pork Chop.

This Geeky Life!

I’ve been slow to advertise or showcase or really let anyone know so I figured now was the time to do it! Jake and I have started a new blog called This Geeky Life! Do you sense a theme here? Hmmm? This Geeky Life will be our little tribute to […] Read More

Mini Donuts + Milkshakes at Great Shakes in Palm Springs

A few weekends ago Jake, T, and I headed up to Palm Springs the day to check out Comic Con Palm Springs. It was a fun day filled with lots of art, our favorite Funko pops, and general geekery! After the convention I wanted to get a little snack and […] Read More

Criscito Pizza / Sorrento Valley

A few weeks ago I was going to lunch. Near my work there’s usually some food trucks. I drive by just to see what’s there and one week I noticed a setup with a full on pizza oven! I knew I had to go and check it out. This is […] Read More

Homemade Biscuits Recipe

I have tried to make biscuits many times in the past. I’ve been disappointed with all of my past attempts… until today! I FINALLY made good biscuits and I’m here to share a killer recipe for biscuits with you today! I’m quite proud of these suckers and I feel I […] Read More

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