First taste of Deep Dish Pizza in Chicago

We went to Chicago recently! Our inspiration for going to Chicago was to eat delicious food and to visit baseball stadiums. I think we did both in abundance! One of the things Jake, T, and I were all excited to finally try was Chicago Deep Dish Pizza. Originally I had […] Read More

85c Bakery Giveaway

Did you think my giveaways were done since I didn’t post Friday?? Guess what – we’re not done YET! I’ve got a few giveaways left for my blogiversary this year – hooray! Today’s giveaway involves a dangerous place for me… 85c Bakery. My #1 favorite thing to get from 85c […] Read More

The Habit Giveaway

Hello! Time for another giveaway! Woot, woot! The Habit opened a new location in Mira Mesa not too long ago. I wasn’t really excited about this because I figured, eh, it’s just another chain. When I initially went to The Habit a few years ago, I didn’t really care for […] Read More

I Love Frozen Yogurt + giveaway!

I think the thing I love most about frozen yogurt is the ability to control exactly how much you want, plus the toppings! Over at Yogurtland they’ve got some new flavors for the summer and I went to go check it out. I got my handy dandy little sample cup […] Read More

Happy 11th Blogiversary to This Tasty Life!

This Tasty Life turns 11 years old today! Happy birthday-blogiversary to my little blog! I’ll celebrate by eating this Birthday Cake bar from Trader Joe’s! I’ve been away for a week in Chicago so this will be a short post while I work on some Chicago posts PLUS some Blogiversary […] Read More

Trying the new Slow-Roasted Prime Rib at BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse

Recently I was invited to dine at BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse to try out some items from their new Brewhouse Slow-Roasted Menu. We had a little snafu with our reservation, as in, there was no reservation. Somehow I managed to get us a table anyway by explaining the situation, but […] Read More

The Pillbox Tavern in Solana Beach

Jake and I were invited to check out the Pillbox Tavern up in Solana Beach one sunny weekend. We sat outside for a minute until I realized the sun would be shining directly on us while we were eating and then I opted to go indoors.  It’s a pretty cozy […] Read More

El Huevo Estrellado / Chula Vista, CA

Jake and I had a lo-key weekend. After we dropped T off at work, we headed down the Silver Strand to see if Star Dust Donuts was open before going to a place called El Huevo Estrellado for breakfast. And they were! The “open whenever I want” sign is gone now, […] Read More