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

Royal Stone + the Spruce St Suspension Bridge in Banker’s Hill

I got the breakfast bug again recently and picked a new spot for Jake and I to try. I picked a spot in Banker’s Hill called Royal Stone. Their toast looked amazing on Yelp (yes, toast can look amazing, I promise) and it had dog friendly seating. Winner winner! Royal […] Read More

Luna Grill / Mira Mesa

The Luna Grill in Mira Mesa has been open for a few months now and I’m finally getting around to posting a review about it! I like that Mira Mesa has been getting new restaurants and places to try – it means I don’t have to travel too far to […] Read More

Brunching at Grits Fullerton

One recent weekend, Jake and I spent the day up in LA. We were going to an Angels baseball game in the evening and decided to do a little Funko Pop! hunting before the game. The drive up was easy breezy and we headed to Fullerton for a little breakfast […] Read More

Acquavite / La Jolla

Recently I was invited to check out a new restaurant over in La Jolla Cove. It’s a new Italian restaurant called Acquavite. Acquavite is nestled right into the heart of the cove, just overlooking the ocean. Thoughts of handmade pasta filled my head and I happily accepted the invitation. Jake […] Read More

Ice Cream Puffs at Coronado Spice & Tea / North Park

After we filled our bellies with BBQ from Grand Ole BBQ y Asado we had to get dessert! T (who’s got himself a summer job) offered to buy dessert for us. Isn’t he sweet? Dessert was only a few steps away from the BBQ and it involved ice cream AND donuts. Come […] Read More

Grand Ole BBQ y Asado / North Park

One recent weekend I was feeling like eating some BBQ! Jake, T, and I headed over to North Park to check out a place I’ve heard a lot about called Grand Ole BBQ y Asado. We went on Sunday when they do their Argentine BBQ. The smells wafting from this […] Read More