Tagged: breakfast

[product review] plum amazins baked goods from sunsweet bakery 2

[product review] plum amazins baked goods from sunsweet bakery

I had the opportunity to review a few new products from the San Diego based Sunsweet Bakery. Now I’m sure you probably associate “Sunsweet” with “Prunes” since they usually make a bunch of prune stuff that no one really seems...

brother’s family restaurant / allied gardens – san diego, ca 2

brother’s family restaurant / allied gardens – san diego, ca

Last summer when Jake and I started going to Foster’s Freeze a lot I noticed a little restaurant across the way called Brother’s Family Restaurant. It looked like a cute little diner type place nestled in the old strip mall....

peanut butter chocolate chip banana bread 2

peanut butter chocolate chip banana bread

Sometimes you get lonely, over ripened, sad bananas. But they’re not sad! They’re happy! Because they can be transformed from their sad, mushy state into something wonderful, like banana bread. Even people who don’t like bananas (*ahem*, me) like banana...

the original pancake house / poway – san diego, ca 2

the original pancake house / poway – san diego, ca

Jake, T and I were in my ‘hood one Saturday afternoon and I decided I wanted to try this Filipino place. But then when we got to the Filipino place, I remember that the Original Pancake House was right next...

kelly’s donuts and burgers / huntington beach – orange county, ca 2

kelly’s donuts and burgers / huntington beach – orange county, ca

Over Labor Day weekend this year, Jake, the kids and I headed up to Huntington Beach for the Civil War Reenactment that weekend. I got really interested in Civil War history after taking a few history classes in college at...

lemon grove deli / lemon grove – san diego, ca 4

lemon grove deli / lemon grove – san diego, ca

The Lemon Grove Deli is a little restaurant that’s nestled in the heart of Lemon Grove. It’s in amongst the many little shops and businesses in Downtown Lemon Grove, near the trolley station. The Lemon Grove Deli serves up some...

the huddle / mission hills – san diego, ca 4

the huddle / mission hills – san diego, ca

I first read about the Huddle over on Dennis’s blog, A Radiused Corner. It’s been tickling the back of my mind for awhile now. I’ve been searching for a good “go-to” place for breakfast and looking for the elusive “perfect”...

sugar factory american brasserie – las vegas, nv 3

sugar factory american brasserie – las vegas, nv

The Sugar Factory American Brasserie actually wasn’t on my “to-eat” list for Vegas. I had wanted to go to a burger place but I saw an ad and a coupon for the Sugar Factory and my interest instantly peaked at...

Weekend Eats 0

Weekend Eats

Since I’m on vacation right now, I decided to be lazy and just recap the weekend. Weekend food porn! I made caramel sauce for a bit of caramel buttercream. These are the best cupcakes I’ve ever made. Seriously. Saturday morning...

the trails neighborhood eatery / la mesa – san diego, ca 4

the trails neighborhood eatery / la mesa – san diego, ca

I used to watch Food Network almost non-stop. I loved all of the cooking shows – Rachael Ray, Paula Deen, Giada De Laurentiis. I picked up so many great hints and tips just by watching their shows on a Saturday...