Tagged: cupcakes

La Crêpe Fraîche / sorrento valley – san diego, ca 8

La Crêpe Fraîche / sorrento valley – san diego, ca

This is another “Wooo, I bought coupons” kind of post. But this time, I bought two coupons and went here twice before I blogged about it! Fancy that. This is La Crêpe Fraîche is a little place tucked into a...

surf rider pizza cafe / ocean beach – san diego, ca 4

surf rider pizza cafe / ocean beach – san diego, ca

I hardly ever go to Ocean Beach. It’s far, it’s hard to park and often times its crowded. But, the allure of trying a new pizza place overwhelmed me and I caved in and bought a coupon from LivingSocial to...

babycakes / hillcrest – san diego, ca 5

babycakes / hillcrest – san diego, ca

I’m always interested in trying out a new cupcake place in the hopes of finding that “perfect cupcake”. Maybe there is no such thing but it’s fun to go on the journey and see how different shops do cupcakes! Jake,...

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...

the tasty things in life: auntie em’s cupcakes 2

the tasty things in life: auntie em’s cupcakes

Welcome to Day 3 of “Eating in LA”! Since it’s Wednesday we’re doing another “Tasty Thing In Life” – this week’s item are the cupcakes from Auntie Em’s Kitchen in Eagle Rock, CA. Alyssa and I went to Auntie Em’s...

the loving hut / mira mesa – san diego, ca 4

the loving hut / mira mesa – san diego, ca

I also thought about calling this post, “I tried Vegan food… and it wasn’t that bad and I might eat it again!” but that seemed way too wordy to me. Anyway, yes. There’s a vegan restaurant in Mira Mesa called...

cupcakes at elizabethan desserts / encintas | san diego, ca 8

cupcakes at elizabethan desserts / encintas | san diego, ca

It’s been a crazy week here in Mary-land, so here’s a sweet and short post on something I truly love: cupcakes! I have been wanting to go to Elizabethan Desserts for a very long time. I just never have the...

little cakes cupcake kitchen / vista – san diego, ca 9

little cakes cupcake kitchen / vista – san diego, ca

Little Cakes Cupcake Kitchen is in far away land – aka Vista, CA – but since Jake, myself and the kids were planning on going up to San Marcos for another deal, I decided we could take a detour to...

For Your Valentine: The Best Red Velvet Cupcake in San Diego 4

For Your Valentine: The Best Red Velvet Cupcake in San Diego

Update: Click here to get the updated 2014 version of this tasting! I recently had a “red velvet cupcake tasting” with a couple of my friends (Laura and Heather) to try and determine who’s got the best red velvet cupcake in...

twilight birthday cake & cupcakes 3

twilight birthday cake & cupcakes

I have a confession to make. I love the Twilight series. And I’m in my 30’s. Jake’s daughter, who just turned 11, also loves Twilight. She’s got way more cool Twilight-related things than I do, since I only have the...