Tagged: dessert

godiva chocolates [free birthday treats] 16

godiva chocolates [free birthday treats]

Today is my birthday. I was going to do a regular post but then it seemed silly to not acknowledge my own birthday on my own blog. So here I am, acknowledging it. I was a little freaked out a...

lazy dog restaurant and bar / mission valley – san diego, ca 7

lazy dog restaurant and bar / mission valley – san diego, ca

Lazy Dog Restaurant and Bar opened up in Mission Valley over the summer. It is a part of a Southern California chain and this is the first location to open in San Diego. I was recently invited to come in...

creamy new york style cheesecake with coconut flavored crust – like cheesecake factory! 6

creamy new york style cheesecake with coconut flavored crust – like cheesecake factory!

I’ve made cheesecake quite a few times… but it has never been as super creamy as the ones at the Cheesecake Factory which has always driven me a little nuts. I adore super creamy cheesecake and I was determined to...

minecraft birthday cake 6

minecraft birthday cake

Cake decorating post alert! Alert! Alert! I don’t know why I felt the need to give you so many alerts. But hey, there’s some geeky video gaming cake decorating going on over here today and I hope you’ve prepared for...

social life pizza / college – san diego, ca 10

social life pizza / college – san diego, ca

A couple of weeks ago, I got a PR release about a new pizza spot opening up in the College area, right around the corner from where Jake lives. (Note: I did *not* get invited here, that’s just how I...

[product review & recipe] organic peanut butter brookies 10

[product review & recipe] organic peanut butter brookies

A few weeks ago I got an email from Stef of Canarsie Cookies asking if she could send me some of her “brookies”. What the heck is a brookie?! It’s like a brownie and a cookie got drunk one night...

[road trip] flurries shaved snow bar / cypress – orange county, ca 6

[road trip] flurries shaved snow bar / cypress – orange county, ca

For dinner during our little road trip, we revisited Peking Restaurant, a Chinese place we really liked. Heading back to the hotel, right across the street from our hotel actually, I saw this place called Flurries Shaved Snow Bar. Guess...

[road trip] donuttery / huntington beach – orange county, ca 4

[road trip] donuttery / huntington beach – orange county, ca

When we were leaving the Civil War Reenactment, we passed right by the Donuttery. It was on my list of places to visit and I think I sort of moaned out at Jake that we just passed a donut place...