Tagged: events

Giveaway: Pasadena Wine Festival

Giveaway: Pasadena Wine Festival

We’re excited to announce an awesome giveaway for the Los Angeles area: Pasadena Wine Festival passes. The PWF will be hosted at one of my favorite places, the lovely Los Angeles County Arboretum, on Saturday, October 9, 2010 from 2:00...

meet chef rick bayless – pasadena / costa mesa 0

meet chef rick bayless – pasadena / costa mesa

I love PBS. Saturday afternoon’s programming lineup consists of a bunch of great cooking shows, including America’s Test Kitchen, Everyday Food, and Cook’s County. They seem to mix the line up with other shows with Chef Ming Tsai or Chef...

Camp Blogaway 8

Camp Blogaway

This Saturday I’ll be headed up to LA to attend Camp Blogaway, a “day camp” for food bloggers. Mostly I’m going for some photography tips for my food blogging photos – I feel I’m a little lacking in this area...

$2 Sushi Menu / Healthy Food Fight Recipe Contest 1

$2 Sushi Menu / Healthy Food Fight Recipe Contest

I’m not a sushi person, but in the interest of being a good food blogger, I feel I should still tell you all about awesome deals. And about upcoming contests. Check it out below: Harney Sushi $2 Menu Harney Sushi...

croce’s | downtown / san diego, ca – restaurant week preview 4

croce’s | downtown / san diego, ca – restaurant week preview

San Diego Restaurant Week is nearly upon us again! I was again invited to do a SDRW preview from a choice of 8 different restaurants participating in Restaurant Week from the folks at McFarlane Promotions. From the list of choices,...

the gourmet experience – san diego, ca 2

the gourmet experience – san diego, ca

It’s “talk about events” day here at the Plain Jane and here’s another event that’s coming up in a few weeks! I was invited to apply for a press pass to this new event called the Gourmet Experience. It’s the...

Anthony Bourdain Event – September 18th 1

Anthony Bourdain Event – September 18th

I totally love watching No Reservations. I especially love watching Tony when he eats something he hates. I don’t know why I love this, I just find it amusing. If you love Tony, too, then you might get a kick...

smashburger sneak peek 3

smashburger sneak peek

Smashburger is continuing on their quest to infiltrate San Diego with additional store openings. They just recently opened up another location in Del Mar and this week they are preparing to open their third location in Mission Valley. They are...

6ix Park Grill Birthday Mixer – Irvine, CA 0

6ix Park Grill Birthday Mixer – Irvine, CA

6ix Park Grill, located in the Hyatt Regency Irvine,  is celebrating its sixth year in business with a “6ix Birthday Mixer” party. 6ix Park Grill invites diners and revelers to join in the birthday bash, which will feature a dessert...

cupcake camp orange county 2

cupcake camp orange county

I was invited to participate and go to Cupcake Camp OC taking place on Sunday, August 1st, but sadly (super, super sadly) I’m not able to go! Jake and I have a friend visiting us from Florida and we already...