veggie grill / utc – la jolla, ca

Let me admit this off the bat – I wasn’t sure if I would really like this place. I got an invitation to come in […] Read More

valentine’s recap

Before I forget… let me reveal the final cookies that I gave to Jake on Valentine’s Day! Yoda cookies!   Which naturally go with Jake’s […] Read More

desserts at hanna’s gourmet / normal heights – san diego, ca

After our blogger lunch at Que Huong, we all had dessert at a second spot – Hanna’s Gourmet off Adams Ave. in Normal Heights. I […] Read More

valentine’s heart sandwich cookies

Happy Valentine’s Day! I had plans in my head to do more Valentine’s recipes/posts… but that didn’t exactly work out. Last night I made Jake […] Read More

the best red velvet cupcakes in san diego (redux)

About three years ago, Heather, Laura and I had a red velvet cupcake tasting where we sampled 8 different cupcakes between the three of us. […] Read More

seasons 52 at the headquarters / downtown san diego

Here’s my final Restaurant Week post! I’m a slacker. I had a $25 dining card that was given to me on my last visit to […] Read More

[recipe] browned butter banana pecan bread

I’ve made a lot of banana bread in my life but this one might be my new favorite. It’s extra moist. It’s got tons of […] Read More

opera cafe & patisserie / sorrento valley – san diego, ca

Last month I met up with CC of Pink Candles at Ridgemont High for lunch near my work. I picked a place I hadn’t been […] Read More