Tagged: coffee

kona coffee company / hillcrest – san diego, ca 6

kona coffee company / hillcrest – san diego, ca

I’ve had kind of a love and hate relationship with coffee the past few months. I like to have coffee, but for awhile, I was unable to have it at all. It really tended to tie my stomach up in...

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...

Free Ice Blended Drink at Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf 2

Free Ice Blended Drink at Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Kicking off the summer season in true The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf style, the SoCal coffee retailer will debut two limited-time Ice Blended beverage flavors, Cookies and Cream and Espresso and Cream, and return with the customer favorite Mocha...

influx cafe / golden hills | san diego, ca 6

influx cafe / golden hills | san diego, ca

Influx Cafe is a cute little place tucked into Golden Hills. I’ve read about it tons of times but never went before. I had some time to kill last Saturday afternoon and decided that what I needed were cupcakes. I...

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...

thanks, starbucks 5

thanks, starbucks

It’s October. My favorite month of the year and not just because it’s my birth month! Fall is my favorite season and October is usually the start of it. Halloween, pumpkins, the starting of the chill in the air, and...

Free Drink at Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf – Sept. 14th 0

Free Drink at Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf – Sept. 14th

Oh, I think Fall is here already. Normally September is pretty hot for the first part of it, but it seems after we hit Labor Day weekend we’re in full on Fall mode here in San Diego. Oh well, I...

cherry street coffee house and the sound view cafe / seattle, wa 2

cherry street coffee house and the sound view cafe / seattle, wa

Alyssa and I have known each other since high school, though we did not really become friends until we were both in college about 2 years later. We’ve gone through thick and thin together, through many dating disasters and ex-boyfriends,...