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opera tunes and dining at operacaffe in downtown san diego 6

opera tunes and dining at operacaffe in downtown san diego

I haven’t had much experience with Opera. When I was in high school, I took a class called “Theory of Knowledge” and our teacher, Mr. Icardo, required us to go to a few of the dress rehearsals for the Opera...

gluten free dining at 2Good2B bakery cafe / encinitas – san diego, ca 1

gluten free dining at 2Good2B bakery cafe / encinitas – san diego, ca

Let me just say right off the bat… I was skeptical. A gluten free restaurant with baked goods and regular food? Could this possibly be any good? As someone who doesn’t shun gluten at all and doesn’t have food allergies,...

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...

french macarons at big joy family bakery / clairemont – san diego, ca 6

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 of forgot about it. Until I saw these beautiful, brightly colored french macarons on CC’s (one...

influx cafe / little italy – san diego, ca 5

influx cafe / little italy – san diego, ca

Last month Jake and I took the kids out for a little treat. We spend an afternoon at Nickle City and then used the “Hotel Tonight” application on my iPhone to get ourselves a cheap room for the evening. I...

porto’s bakery and cafe / downey – los angeles, ca 6

porto’s bakery and cafe / downey – los angeles, ca

Day 4 of Eating in LA! Potato Balls. That’s all I have to say. I’ve had potato balls at a local Cuban restaurant here in town and they were alright. I’ve been wanting to try the ones at Porto’s for...

extraordinary desserts / banker’s hill | san diego, ca 5

extraordinary desserts / banker’s hill | san diego, ca

Extraordinary Desserts is one of those indulgent kind of places. You “ooh” and “ahh” over their selection of beautiful looking desserts and pastries, have a bit of tea, and relax for a bit. It’s one place near the city that’s...

cardamon cafe & bakery / north park | san diego, ca 3

cardamon cafe & bakery / north park | san diego, ca

I was left to my own devices one Saturday morning while Jake went off to work. I had a few errands to do, like pick up some groceries to make dinner that night, and decided I wanted some breakfast in...

big kitchen cafe | south park / san diego, ca 7

big kitchen cafe | south park / san diego, ca

I was recently invited to try the Big Kitchen Cafe by Josh at Polidigitial. He arranged for Jake and I to come by one Sunday morning (well… afternoon) to get some breakfast grub. In all of the years of living...

Eclipse Chocolat | North Park / San Diego, CA 4

Eclipse Chocolat | North Park / San Diego, CA

I’m a dessert girl. I love baking. I love cupcakes, decorating cakes, and all things sweet. If I spy a recipe with hazelnuts in it, I’ll want to try and make it. I have a secret little soft spot for...