Tagged: cupcakes

rossmoor pastries / long beach | los angeles, ca 0

rossmoor pastries / long beach | los angeles, ca

After finally picking up the car after lunch, we decided to head over to Rossmoor Pastries. Jake and I had learned about this local Long Beach bakery from dining at the Brazilian Steakhouse the night before. The last time we...

tasty things in life: chocolate + hazelnut 4

tasty things in life: chocolate + hazelnut

I love hazelnuts. And I love chocolate. It’d be a safe bet to say that I also love nutella. I recently made some lovely chocolate hazelnut cupcakes for my friend, Stacey, to celebrate her birthday. I cheated a little and...

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...