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it’s the holidays. this is not a real post. 5

it’s the holidays. this is not a real post.

Yeah… what I said in the title! I was too busy yesterday to get my act together to do a proper post today. I went to the Headquarters last night for a very fun blogger event that involved lots of...

rocky’s crown pub / pacific beach – san diego, ca 10

rocky’s crown pub / pacific beach – san diego, ca

I’ve been wanting to take Jake here for a long ass time and a few weeks ago I was finally able to take him! We tried to go a few times this week, mistakenly making the attempt on the weekend...

el indio mexican restaurant / mission hills – san diego, ca 7

el indio mexican restaurant / mission hills – san diego, ca

Jake and I had been thinking about/trying to go to El Indio for awhile before we finally made it in last month. We’ve been driven off by either no parking or frightened of the long line we saw inside but...

[product review & giveaway] soofoo (super good food)

[product review & giveaway] soofoo (super good food)

I got a new product for you to take a gander at. It’s called SooFoo. I know this looks like its some kind of super crazy too-good-for-you-probably-tastes-like-dirt-and-sticks kind of thing. And I know it looks like that because I kind of...

hanna garden / miramar – san diego, ca 10

hanna garden / miramar – san diego, ca

This is another installing of “lunching adventures with co-workers!” Man, I think I need a catchier name than THAT. This time around we went to a place pretty close to our office, called Hanna Garden off Miramar Rd. (behind the...

zooies cookies / san diego, ca 6

zooies cookies / san diego, ca

Not too long ago I had heard about this new cookie shop opening up… inside of a gas station! I was invited to the grand opening, but wasn’t able to make it in, but then I was offered a chance...

my favorite childhood treat: pocky! 4

my favorite childhood treat: pocky!

Simple post time! Mostly because I want to go finish this book I’m reading called Reboot. It’s basically a book about a girl who died and was “rebooted” and came back to life – now she’s stronger and faster before,...

dressing rehersal at whole foods market encinitas + holiday ideas + a giveaway! 3

dressing rehersal at whole foods market encinitas + holiday ideas + a giveaway!

Christmas is coming up sooner than you think! One thing I always like to do every year is to make homemade gifts for friends – mostly in the form of food related gifts. In the past I’ve done flavored sugars,...

bella vista social club and caffe / la jolla – san diego, ca 8

bella vista social club and caffe / la jolla – san diego, ca

I’ve been wanting to check out Bella Vista Social Club for awhile after I had read Jinxi’s post about it earlier this year. At the time it was too far away for me to go for lunch, but since our...

[giveaway] daphne’s $50 gift card (just because) 2

[giveaway] daphne’s $50 gift card (just because)

Oh my goodness. It’s December. Where did the year go?! I don’t think I’m prepared for this whole Christmas thing yet, especially not when it’s been in the 70’s lately. Ahh, the glamorous life of a San Diegan. To celebrate...