french macarons at big joy family bakery / clairemont – san diego, ca

I used to frequent Big Joy Family Bakery back in the day but hadn’t been there in quite some time. To be honest, I kind […] Read More

del mar rendezvous / del mar – san diego, ca

I posted about the Dumpling Inn this week – this post is about it’s sister restaurant, Del Mar Rendezvous. I was invited to come here […] Read More

dumpling inn / clairemont – san diego, ca

The Dumpling Inn is an itty bitty little restaurant located in one of the many strip malls on Convoy Street in Clairemont. It’s an 8-table […] Read More

hong kong bbq & dim sum / mira mesa – san diego, ca

Hong Kong BBQ & Dim Sum is a restaurant located inside the Vinh-Hung Supermarket in Mira Mesa. They have Chinese lunch specials and other dishes […] Read More

the sam livecast: a visit with sam the cooking guy

I was invited to come to a live taping of Sam the Cooking Guy’s show, the Sam Livecast, to check it out and hang out […] Read More

comedy & magic club / hermosa beach – los angeles, ca

The cool thing about going to a show at the Comedy & Magic Club in Hermosa Beach, CA is that it’s not a very big […] Read More

eating japanese snacks or what i did during the san diego blackout

San Diego had a major blackout last week. 12+ hours without electricity made me realize that A) I should probably keep my gas tank half […] Read More

tasty things in life: best eggrolls in san diego

I’ve lived here all of my life, minus a brief college stint in Boston, and I’ve eaten many, many sub-par eggrolls in my time. I […] Read More