San Francisco Eats and Sights: Day One

Since we left home at 5AM we were able to reach San Francisco in the early afternoon. After a little nap, we were ready for dinner and a little bit of San Francisco exploring! For dinner, I picked a restaurant called Farmhouse Kitchen Thai Cuisine. It was in the Mission […] Read More

Tommie’s Castaic Cafe

Last week we went on a road trip to San Francisco! We left early (5am) to get on the road to try and get through LA as fast as possible. After we managed that, we stopped along the way for a little bit of breakfast at a place called Tommie’s […] Read More

[revisit] Funky Fries and Burgers in El Cajon

Jake and I first went to Funky Fries and Burgers back in 2015 when they had just opened! It was time for a revisit! We took T since we had been meaning to take him here for awhile and this one was one of our last chances before he is […] Read More

Fancy Treats at iDessert

Last weekend we took a little trip down to Little Italy to check out a place I’ve been wanting to visit for awhile: iDessert! The first time Jake and I tried to go here, they were having technical difficulties and had closed the shop for a few days. I was […] Read More

Italian Beef Sandwiches in Chicago

One item I was looking forward to trying in Chicago was the Italian Beef Sandwich. The only thing that turns me off about the Italian Beef sandwich is the “dip”. Dipping the bread into the beefy juices probably does give it a ton of flavor, but I can’t imagine that […] Read More

Boba and Raindrop Cakes at Vanitea Cafe

Jake, T and I were down in the South Land (aka Chula Vista) having dinner at our favorite Mandarin Chinese Restaurant for Father’s Day. T wanted to treat his dad to dinner and after our meal I wanted to check out Vanitea Cafe for a little post-dinner dessert. Vanitea Cafe […] Read More