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 […] Read More

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 […] Read More

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 […] Read More

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 […] Read More

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 […] Read More

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 […] Read More

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. […] Read More

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 […] Read More