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Fogo de Chao / Downtown San Diego

Last month I was invited to check out Fogo de Chao. I have never been here before! I’ve been to a couple of Brazilian Steakhouses before but hadn’t experienced Fogo de Chao yet and I was excited to check it...

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Sunmerry Bakery / Irvine, CA

After we ate yummy noodles at A&J Restaurant, we headed next door to Sunmerry Bakery. It’s a Taiwanese bakery similar to 85c Bakery. Sunmerry Bakery isn’t a large shop but there were plenty of baked goods to look at!  They...

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Mimi’s / Mira Mesa

Beginning today, Mimi’s is serving a new entree that embodies their theme of French-inspired American cuisine — the Honey Lavender Grilled Pork Chop. Mimi’s asked its guests to develop a new delicious entree, and with many finalists, the winner was Michael Watz of Evanston, Illinois with his original recipe for Honey Lavender Grilled Pork Chop.

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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 the Goliath Burger] This little boy is now 18! I can barely handle this information. He’s 11...

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Birthday Puppuccino at Starbucks

August is a month of birthdays! T’s got his birthday this month and my little furball, Maya, also had a birthday this month! I’ll be talking about the latter today. She turned 11 years old this month which I find...

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Cinnaholic Gourmet Cinnamon Rolls / Mission Valley

Recently I was invited to check out a new bakery called Cinnaholic. The PR person told me it was a new “vegan bakery” and I instantly cringed at the thought of “vegan baked goods” but figured I’d give it a shot...

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Luna Grill / Mira Mesa

The Luna Grill in Mira Mesa has been open for a few months now and I’m finally getting around to posting a review about it! I like that Mira Mesa has been getting new restaurants and places to try –...

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Fish District Eatery / Carmel Mountain Ranch

One recent weekend not too long ago, Jake and I were kid free and I didn’t want to cook. I decided to pick a spot in Carmel Mountain Ranch since it had been a long time since I even went...