Tagged: pasta

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Bencotto Italian Kitchen – San Diego Restaurant Week Preview

San Diego Restaurant Week is here once again! It starts on Sunday, September 25th and runs until October 2nd. This gives you a complete week to sample and try out a whole slew of restaurants, woohoo! Once again I was...

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T’s 18th Birthday at the Spaghetti Factory + Birthday Cake!

We celebrated T’s 18th birthday this month. EIGHTEEN. Let me sit down for a minute. Hoo boy. [T in 2009 at Fred’s Burgers next to the Goliath Burger] This little boy is now 18! I can barely handle this information. He’s 11...

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Acquavite / La Jolla

Recently I was invited to check out a new restaurant over in La Jolla Cove. It’s a new Italian restaurant called Acquavite. Acquavite is nestled right into the heart of the cove, just overlooking the ocean. Thoughts of handmade pasta...

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The New Yorker / Downtown San Diego

This post is long overdue because I’m a slacker! Sometimes life happens though but I’m finally able to report on a place I was invited to not too long ago called The New Yorker. I brought Stacey along as my...

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There’s More Than Just Pizza at California Pizza Kitchen

Last month I was invited to California Pizza Kitchen to try out some of their new menu items – items that ARE NOT PIZZA. Say whaaaaat. I knew California Pizza Kitchen had some tasty non-pizza items (like the Thai Chicken...

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liberty public market | liberty station

A couple of weekends ago, Jake and I had a little afternoon to ourselves. T was off at baseball practice and we decided to see a movie (Zootopia! It was super cute!) and then head over to the Liberty Public...

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the cafe at harrah’s rincon casino | valley center

Last week it was Spring Break for Jake and T. To “celebrate”,  my folks got us a free room at Harrah’s Rincon Casino and we had a staycation. The resort is far enough away to feel like you’re out of town, but...

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pernicano’s

Pasta! There are not a ton of Italian restaurants up in the Mira Mesa area and one evening when Laura came over to hang out with me (so we could watch some Downton Abbey together) she was in the mood...