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taste of downtown 2013 event recap 8

taste of downtown 2013 event recap

I was invited to attend the Taste of Downtown by McFarlane Promos and I happily accepted. I meant to go the last two years (!!) but something came up both times and I wasn’t able to make it. Stacey was...

dos equis “most interesting dinner” recap 2

dos equis “most interesting dinner” recap

A couple of weeks ago I had the great fortune to attend the Dos Equis “Most Interesting Dinner” with Craig Thornton of Wolvesmouth, which took place during Comic Con and was . I didn’t actually go to Comic Con, but...

[event] big bite bacon fest recap 16

[event] big bite bacon fest recap

Warning: many, many photos ahead! Many including the holy grail of foods: BACON. You’ve been warned. Here’s a non-food photo to warm you up to the onslaught. Jake and I got to the fair in the mid-afternoon, a little while...

taco tuesday at ballast point / scripps ranch – san diego, ca 10

taco tuesday at ballast point / scripps ranch – san diego, ca

Taco Tuesdays are a huge thing here in San Diego. It usually means a special deal on mini tacos at various taco shops and bars around town. But at Ballast Point Brewery in Scripps Ranch they’re doing things a little...

coast of pacific beach restaurant walk 2013 – san diego, ca 4

coast of pacific beach restaurant walk 2013 – san diego, ca

Last month I was invited to go to the Coast of Pacific Beach Restaurant Walk. Since it was held in mid-May, of course the clouds rolled in early and made for a gray evening. But no matter – Laura and...

blogiversary week + giveaway to big bite bacon fest

blogiversary week + giveaway to big bite bacon fest

This week marks This Tasty Life’s 7th Blogiversary and I can hardly believe I’ve been blogging for that long! In honor of the blogiversary, I’ll be holding five different giveaways this week. Please stay tuned each day for a new...

[event] coast of pacific beach restaurant walk 0

[event] coast of pacific beach restaurant walk

Pacific Beach is more than just a college bar scene and more than just a place for beach bums to hang out. They’ve also got a ton of restaurants packed into this area of town. If you’re not familiar with...

[event] dishcrawl north park / win a ticket to dishcrawl + discounts

[event] dishcrawl north park / win a ticket to dishcrawl + discounts

Dishcrawl is a relatively new dining experience that’s hit the streets here in San Diego recently. With a few neighborhoods already tucked under their belt, Dishcrawl is looking to explore the trendy and hip North Park in it’s next upcoming...

vindiego wine & food festival: recap! 2

vindiego wine & food festival: recap!

I had the great opportunity to check out 2013 VinDiego Wine and Food Festival this weekend Downtown at the Broadway Pier right on the water amid the gigantic cruise ships and the Midway looming on both sides of the pier....

bacon crawl – san diego, ca 12

bacon crawl – san diego, ca

A couple of months ago, my co-worker (and supervisor!) David mentioned that he’d like to go on a food adventure with me. That’s sort of where this whole thing started from – finding an adventure to go on with my...