monello / little italy – san diego, ca

Last month my old friend, Sarah, was in town for a short visit. Sarah is one of my oldest friends, who I’ve known since the […] Read More

mamma teresa / poway – san diego, ca

This post is long over due since Jake and I came here in early October! I almost skipped doing it all together because the photos […] Read More

[recipe + reivew] smoky bacon pasta w/ gustus vitae smoked sea salt

Earlier this summer, I received a few of these Gustus Vitae Condiments on my doorstep to try: I’ve used the “Taste of Cajun” blend a […] Read More

meatball cucina / downtown – san diego, ca

I was invited not too long ago to head Downtown to check out a new restaurant called Meatball Cucina. It’s not even in the Gaslamp […] Read More

clementine gourment marketplace & cafe / palm desert, ca

 Jake and I stayed in Palm Springs only one night – so after a very peaceful and restful night at the Riviera, we got started […] Read More

let’s go on an asparagus journey / noodles & company – la jolla, ca

Earlier this month I was invited to Noodles & Company to try an “Asparagus Feast” at their restaurant. As someone who enjoys the flavor and […] Read More

via lago trattoria by busalacchi / eastlake – chula vista, ca

I don’t do very much in Eastlake. It’s far away and usually if we’re in the area to get the kiddos, we go to Mandarin […] Read More

ristorante kaz / clairemont – san diego, ca

I’ve read about Ristorante Kaz on a few blogs so far and finally felt the pressing need to visit. I made it over here on […] Read More