homemade burritos and snacks for new year’s eve

For New Year’s Eve this year I decided to change up the usual snacks that I did. But first… let’s look at a little bit of a quickie lunch that Jake and I had earlier in the day. There’s a market over in La Mesa called the Vine Ripe Market. It’s […] Read More

happy new year!

Let me take a little bit of time to say HAPPY NEW YEAR and thanks for sticking with me and reading along throughout the year! 2016 will mark my 10th year of blogging, if you can believe that. I’m looking forward to another year of food and I hope you […] Read More

sunny side kitchen

A few weekends ago Jake, T and I were up in North County land for another one of Jake’s chiropractor appointments. This little jaunts up north allow us to explore some unknown territory and with the help of the internet I scoped out a place called Sunny Side Kitchen in […] Read More

pernicano’s

Pasta! There are not a ton of Italian restaurants up in the Mira Mesa area and one evening when Laura came over to hang out with me (so we could watch some Downton Abbey together) she was in the mood for pasta. Pernicano’s came to mind after considering the other […] Read More

crest cafe

A few weeks ago I was invited to head down to Crest Cafe for a blogger dinner – complete with a van ride thanks to the fine folks from The DD (Drunk Driver) Van Service. Van ride = I don’t have to try and search for parking in Hillcrest = […] Read More

oatmeal pecan cookies for the 2015 food blogger cookie swap

I once again decided to participate in the 2015 Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap by making some awesome Oatmeal Pecan Cookies. Each blogger who participated made a donation and the money is donated to Cookies for Kid’s Cancer. Participation involves mailing out three batches of cookies and receiving three batches in return. It’s a […] Read More

[revisit] jeong won korean bbq buffet

A few weeks ago I had a serious hankering for some Korean BBQ. Jake and I talked about going someplace new but I’d been stuck on the idea of revisiting Jeong Won. Jeong Won is a little different from the other all-you-can-eat places since it’s a buffet. The buffet style […] Read More

Taste n’ Tinis in Hillcrest on December 10th, 2015

December is upon us and the holiday season is in full swing! I have the majority of my Christmas shopping done but if you’re like me, you’re starting to slack jusssssst a little bit. The idea of going to another store and standing in more lines seems tiring and you […] Read More