nutter butter bites – bridal shower favors

More bridal shower stuff – it’ll be over soon! The other thing we made were the favors (among other things). For favors we decided to […] Read More

honey nut squares

I have a Cookie Calendar on my desk. It’s a day to day calendar and it’s got tons of recipes for cookies plus photos. The […] Read More

callahan’s pub & brewery / mira mesa – san diego, ca

Callahan’s Pub and Brewery is a local Irish Pub in Mira Mesa. They hand craft their own beers in small batches, make excellent pub grub, […] Read More

fling chocolate

I was in Ralphs the other day buying a few groceries. Standing in line for checkout, the only thing to look at is either magazines […] Read More

caramel blossom cookies

After Christmas I bought a bag of Hershey’s kisses – the one with caramel inside – in the hopes of using them for some kind […] Read More

heavenly cupcake / downtown – san diego, ca

Heavenly Cupcake is a cupcake shop (they call it a “lounge”) in the Gaslamp Quarter which sells… cupcakes! They’ve been open since September 2008 and […] Read More

devine pastabilities / sports arena – san diego, ca

I went to Devine Pastasbilities last night with my former co-workers for a little get-together to bitch about how much our former employer sucked. Yes! […] Read More

december is for baking (cakes and cookies)

December was a big baking month for me. Here’s a recap! Birthday Cake #1 for my friend, Laura: This is a yellow cake with raspberry […] Read More

opera patisserie / sorrento valley – san diego, ca

Back in the spring, I spotted that this cafe would be opening a location in Sorrento Valley, not too far from my work. The idea […] Read More

bakery & cafe – big joy family / clairemont – san diego, ca

The sign out front of this place just says “Bakery & Cafe” and in the middle of the signage there’s a URL listed “” – […] Read More