Tagged: ice cream

circa 59 at the riviera palm springs / palm springs, ca 9

circa 59 at the riviera palm springs / palm springs, ca

Palm Springs is a place that I visited briefly once many moons ago when I used to be friends with a guy named Bill. Bill was a punk rock loving banker who didn’t like his job and he was an...

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...

[recipe] root beer float cookies 6

[recipe] root beer float cookies

I was poking around looking at something on in my RSS reader (which currently is Feedly) and saw a post about Root Beer cookies. A lot of times I’ll bookmark something and go “yeah, I’ll make that” and never do,...

swoon dessert bar / north park – san diego 4

swoon dessert bar / north park – san diego

One of the stops for the Dishcrawl in North Park tomorrow will be Swoon Dessert Bar. I was lucky enough to get a little preview of Swoon to see what kind of dessert offerings they have at this dessert bar....

all you need is (mango) love – mango granita 2

all you need is (mango) love – mango granita

It’s been hot. The heat has made me thankful for tank tops, ice cold water, air conditioned movie theaters, and delicious frozen treats. And while it is super fun to go out and get some ice cream at a shop,...

viva pops / normal heights – san diego, ca 4

viva pops / normal heights – san diego, ca

Hot summer days demand cool and refreshing treats. The frozen treats made at Viva Pops in Normal Heights is definitely a good option for any warm day with their mix of creative flavors. I don’t know of any other place...

la jolla brew house / la jolla – san diego, ca 3

la jolla brew house / la jolla – san diego, ca

I don’t usually document negative experiences but: A) I’m tired B) I decided I don’t care C) I’m doing a service for you guys, right? D) I’m too tired to think of a D. Anyway. Bear (bare? no, definitely bear....

stacked / mission valley – san diego, ca 6

stacked / mission valley – san diego, ca

I was invited to try out a new restaurant within Fashion Valley called Stacked a few weeks ago and I’m finally getting around to the review! Stacked restaurants are the first ever, fully integrated restaurant experience based on the iPad....

tasty things in life: chocolate dipped cones from fosters freeze 2

tasty things in life: chocolate dipped cones from fosters freeze

I have fond memories of going to the Fosters Freeze in Spring Valley with my parents. I can remember the ride there from our house, through the side streets, before the 125 freeway ever existed. Sometimes on our home way...

new holiday flavor from pinkberry: pumpkin! 0

new holiday flavor from pinkberry: pumpkin!

Last week the folks at Pinkberry debuted their new holiday flavor for the fall. Replacing summer’s flavor is a fall favorite: Pumpkin! Here’s a “good image” of the new Pinkberry flavor. I was contacted by a PR rep for Pinkberry...