Tagged: vegetarian

del mar rendezvous / san diego restaurant week preview 2012 + giveaway

del mar rendezvous / san diego restaurant week preview 2012 + giveaway

San Diego Restaurant Week is nearly upon us again – and one restaurant is putting together a sweet deal for San Diegans to get out and get a great meal this September. Del Mar Rendezvous is celebrating restaurant week over...

fresh corn salad 0

fresh corn salad

For the Fourth of July this year, I made a few things – including my standby, go-to potluck side dish, the pesto pasta salad. With summer in full swing, I wanted to do a fresh salad with one of summer’s...

puesto mexican street food / la jolla – san diego, ca 4

puesto mexican street food / la jolla – san diego, ca

Puesto Mexican Street Food is a new taco shop located in the heart of Downtown La Jolla. The concept is fun and simple – you get to chose what you want on your tacos, selecting from a variety of fresh,...

lotus cafe and juice bar / hillcrest – san diego, ca 0

lotus cafe and juice bar / hillcrest – san diego, ca

Lotus Cafe and Juice Bar is a local restaurant with two locations in Hillcrest and Encinitas. They serve fresh, healthy, natural food and have a lot of dietary options for people who have gluten restrictions, are vegetarian or vegan. Many...

the green bowl / mira mesa – san diego, ca 2

the green bowl / mira mesa – san diego, ca

[Update: The Green Bowl is now closed.] The Green Bowl is a new Vietnamese restaurant that opened in the Ralphs Shopping Center in Mira Mesa in January. The place is run by a very nice couple is the spot where...

organic girl greens / product review 2

organic girl greens / product review

I was recently offers some of these California based Organic Girl salad mixes to try out. They come in these fancy clam shell packages, all triple washed and ready to use right out of the box. [Baby Spring Mix with...

the sam livecast: a visit with sam the cooking guy 8

the sam livecast: a visit with sam the cooking guy

I was invited to come to a live taping of Sam the Cooking Guy’s show, the Sam Livecast, to check it out and hang out on set (aka Sam’s House) and see what it was all about. I got to...

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...

the loving hut / mira mesa – san diego, ca 4

the loving hut / mira mesa – san diego, ca

I also thought about calling this post, “I tried Vegan food… and it wasn’t that bad and I might eat it again!” but that seemed way too wordy to me. Anyway, yes. There’s a vegan restaurant in Mira Mesa called...

jamba juice / new veggie & fruit drinks and breakfast wraps 2

jamba juice / new veggie & fruit drinks and breakfast wraps

I got a coupon from a PR gal at Saeger Media Group inviting me to try Jamba Juice’s latest creation for the masses: Fruit & Veggie Smoothies. They have three flavors to choose from: Apple n’ Greens (a blend of...