Tagged: cheese

mushroom + cheese feast [bacon wrapped mushrooms & mushroom souffle] 5

mushroom + cheese feast [bacon wrapped mushrooms & mushroom souffle]

It was Heather’s birthday this week and I wanted to make dinner for her. Because I love her. And because I like making delicious food. Stacey also joined us for an evening of mushrooms, cheese and lots of wine. This...

via lago trattoria by busalacchi / eastlake – chula vista, ca 7

via lago trattoria by busalacchi / eastlake – chula vista, ca

I don’t do very much in Eastlake. It’s far away and usually if we’re in the area to get the kiddos, we go to Mandarin for cheap, delicious Chinese food. I was reluctant to go all the way to Eastlake...

tacos de mexicali / city heights – san diego, ca 4

tacos de mexicali / city heights – san diego, ca

My dad got a coupon to Tacos de Mexicali and so I copied him and got the same coupon for myself thanks to Google Offers. The promise of handmade tortillas is a serious draw and one recent evening Jake, T...

another year, another cheesy birthday party 13

another year, another cheesy birthday party

I literally had a cheesy birthday party this year. And not the cheesy kind of party where there’s a sad, scary clown or outdated decorations with terrible food. No, no, no. All of my guests brought actual blocks of cheese...

tacos el gordo de tijuana / chula vista, ca 13

tacos el gordo de tijuana / chula vista, ca

You like Mexican food? Of course you do! What’s not to like about delicious tacos piled with meats and cheeses? Tacos El Gordo de Tijuana is one place that really does it right. This little taco shop is originally from Tijuana...

anniversary dinner at alexanders / north park – san diego, ca 5

anniversary dinner at alexanders / north park – san diego, ca

Hoo boy, I am behind in posts! My laptop issue isn’t quite solved just yet, but hopefully in a few more days I’ll be back to work using my own laptop instead of someone else’s (aka, my dad’s laptop). Using...

on laptops and yummy breakfast starts. also: myzithra and egg breakfast sandwich 1

on laptops and yummy breakfast starts. also: myzithra and egg breakfast sandwich

On Saturday my laptop decided it would be a fun time to just stop working properly. I protested with it and begged it to reconsider. It ignored me. Now it’s taking a vacation to get repaired and I won’t see...

bankers hill restaurant / banker’s hill – san diego, ca 4

bankers hill restaurant / banker’s hill – san diego, ca

Bankers Hill Restaurant has been on my “to-visit” list for quite some time. Ever since I took a pie making class last fall with Rachel Cayhill, the pastry chef there, I’ve been wanting to indulge in her desserts again. I...

roy’s restaurant / downtown – san diego, ca 5

roy’s restaurant / downtown – san diego, ca

I sometimes wonder how I get invited to certain things. I was recently invited to come to Roy’s Restaurant for a media event with wedding professionals. I don’t do wedding stuff (anymore, I used to write for San Diego Wedding...

homemade mexican / el comal – north park / san diego, ca 4

homemade mexican / el comal – north park / san diego, ca

El Comal is located in North Park, but just off the main drag of University Ave. It’s tucked away on a little side street and the inside of the place looks like it used to be someone’s house that was...