Tagged: pasta

dinner at cremolose / downtown – san diego, ca 4

dinner at cremolose / downtown – san diego, ca

Near the beginning of May I made a return visit to Cremolose on another invitation, this time to try out their restaurant and receive the full “dining experience”. I took Heather with me this time around and it also doubled...

anniversary dinner at alexanders / north park – san diego, ca 5

anniversary dinner at alexanders / north park – san diego, ca

Hoo boy, I am behind in posts! My laptop issue isn’t quite solved just yet, but hopefully in a few more days I’ll be back to work using my own laptop instead of someone else’s (aka, my dad’s laptop). Using...

Torpastas at Devine Pastabilities – Travelin Local 2

Torpastas at Devine Pastabilities – Travelin Local

Pasta Sandwiches – whaaat? My latest story up over at Travelin Local is about Devine Pastabilties. I wrote about it a few years ago but the place is as rockin’ as ever with their Torpasta sandwiches. Cheese Ravioli with Pesto...

a good day for a battle / dinapoli’s firehouse – barstow, ca 0

a good day for a battle / dinapoli’s firehouse – barstow, ca

I’m really into Civil War stuff. I couldn’t tell you exactly why though; I took a Civil War history class in college and it stuck with me. I really enjoyed the class and that was when I discovered that, “Oh,...

lisko artisan deli / college – san diego, ca 6

lisko artisan deli / college – san diego, ca

Update: This location is now closed. Lisko Artisan Deli is a newly opened little market and deli in the College area off of El Cajon Blvd. They have a variety of freshly made pastas and sauces, fresh seafood, freshly made...

the tasty things in life: mizithra pasta from OSF 7

the tasty things in life: mizithra pasta from OSF

This is one of my favorite things in life. A nice big plate of mizithra from the Old Spaghetti Factory. I always get the hearty platter so I can take home the leftovers. I love the sharp, saltiness of the...

making veggie pasta with bitchin sauce & gary’s seasonings 7

making veggie pasta with bitchin sauce & gary’s seasonings

A few weeks ago I was contacted by Gary of Gary’s Seasoning to inquire if I’d like to try his line of all purpose seasonings. I agreed and was sent a bottle of each of his seasoning blends: Original, Hot...

casa bianca pizza pie / eagle rock | los angeles, ca 2

casa bianca pizza pie / eagle rock | los angeles, ca

Oh yes. Day 6! Alyssa & J gave me the option of picking where I wanted to go for dinner. They suggested 3 different options and I chose Casa Bianca Pizza Pie which is not too far from their house....

La Foccacia Gourmet Pizza and Organic Salads / Hillcrest – San Diego, CA 3

La Foccacia Gourmet Pizza and Organic Salads / Hillcrest – San Diego, CA

Update: This location is now closed and replaced by the Fig Tree Cafe. La Foccacia is a relatively new Italian restaurant in the heart of Hillcrest. It’s been open for about six months and boasts a menu of gourmet pizzas,...

Chateau Orleans / Pacific Beach | San Diego, CA 0

Chateau Orleans / Pacific Beach | San Diego, CA

Update: This restaurant is now closed. My dad and I are avid buyers of coupons – from Groupon to Living Social to Sign on San Diego’s Daily Deal – we buy them up and store them for another day. This...