Burgers at The Balboa Bar & Grill

This year Jake decided to change things up and picked a NEW spot to go for his birthday! We had been wanting to try the […] Read More

Graduation Day + Graduation Cake!

I knew this day was coming but man… it feels like time has flown by and the day has finally come. T graduated from high […] Read More

Jake’s Birthday Cake!

Jake celebrated his birthday this week and I made him a cake! Jake’s favorite kind of cake is red velvet so I set out to […] Read More

T’s 18th Birthday at the Spaghetti Factory + Birthday Cake!

We celebrated T’s 18th birthday this month. EIGHTEEN. Let me sit down for a minute. Hoo boy. [T in 2009 at Fred’s Burgers next to […] Read More

hiking at palomar mountain + the buffet at harrah’s rincon casino

During our mini staycation, we took off to Palomar Mountain for a fun (and tiring) nature hike. I wanted to revisit the Palomar Mountain School […] Read More

sarlacc pit cake for my valentine

If you’re a regular reader of This Tasty Life than you should have already guessed that Jake would be getting something geeky for Valentine’s Day […] Read More

hodad’s + birthdays

T turned 17 last week. Jake and I remarked profusely about how time passes so quickly. I feel like summer just started and now we’re […] Read More

attack on titan birthday cake

Jake’s daughter recently had a birthday and it was up to me to create another birthday cake (she’s now 15, WHAT THE HECK). This time […] Read More