San Diego

D' Adobada tacos at Cueva Bar in University Heights of San Diego

Cueva Bar happy hour tapas - San Diego, CA

04/09/2018 - 12:57pm

I'm so appreciative to have a great food community here in San Diego. As soon as I asked where to go celebrate, I received several suggestions. Cueva Bar was on my to-do list but with renewed...

sonora taco at The Taco Stand in North Park of San Diego

The Taco Stand opens in North Park - San Diego, CA

04/04/2018 - 8:20pm

The Taco Stand has expanded into the neighborhood of North Park and taken over the spot where Tacos Perla used to be. I dropped by for a media lunch on a Friday and found street parking within a...

Acai Bowl with bananas, berries and granola

WIAW - March edition + Acai Bowl with Fruit and Granola recipe

03/28/2018 - 5:12pm

I'm still struggling with work/life balance but I managed to get a few good eats this month. We also purchased a lightbox so that we could take photos in the evenings without the yellow glow of...

Taco Tuesday with 2.50 tacos at Gaslamp Tavern in San Diego

Gaslamp Tavern - San Diego, CA

03/20/2018 - 10:47am

With only a few giftcards remaining from my San Diego Burger Week adventure, we made our way into Gaslamp Tavern. This downtown sportsbar has been open for over 10 years and also owns the upstairs...

Chorizo Potato Hash at Duck Dive in Pacific Beach San Diego

Duck Dive breakfast & toasts - San Diego, CA

03/12/2018 - 11:31pm

It already feels like summer in sunny San Diego, and brunch by the beach was in our weekend plans. We dropped by Duck Dive for some Sunday eats and found the place to be jam packed! It's no...

Barbecue Sampler Plate at Coaster Saloon in Mission Beach San Diego

Coaster Saloon (Chef Tim's BBQ) - San Diego, CA

03/06/2018 - 11:49pm

It's been too long since I've had BBQ and I think fate led me to Coaster Saloon. I had met a friend at Sandbar for TacoManiaSD and on our way out, noticed yellow painted signs advertising barbecue...

Cranberry Turkey Stuffing Sandwich

WIAW - February edition + what the husband cooks

02/28/2018 - 10:42pm

This year is rolling by quickly! I've been super busy with work and Dennis has been doing the cooking lately. It's so relaxing to come home to a warm meal! Let's kick off this edition of What I...

brunch cocktails at West Coast Tavern in San Diego

Toast Flight, Cocktails and More at West Coast Tavern Brunch - San Diego, CA

02/07/2018 - 11:28am

Brunch is always a welcome weekend meal in our busy schedules. We reveled in West Coast Tavern's menu last month during a media invite! We already knew this spot for their famous mule pitchers and...

Lemon Blueberry Breakfast Quinoa

What I Ate Wednesday (WIAW) - January edition with 21 Day Jump Start

01/31/2018 - 9:48am

Welcome to my first WIAW blog post! First things first... what is WIAW? It stands for "What I Ate Wednesdays," first discovered on Laura's blog (Sprint 2 the Table). A person dishes on the meals (...

French Toast with Bananas, Mixed Berries and Cream at Bushfire Kitchen in Del Mar California

Bushfire Kitchen breakfast - Del Mar, CA

01/22/2018 - 3:25pm

On our biking Sundays with kid brother Robin, Dennis and I are always ravenous afterwards! I remember reading about Bushfire Kitchen on friends' blogs and noticed they offered breakfast, which is...

Lasagna and wine at SoleLuna Cafe in San Diego

SoleLuna Cafe - San Diego Restaurant Week preview

01/19/2018 - 2:21pm

San Diego Restaurant Week starts this Sunday on January 21 and continues until January 28, 2018. We're always excited to partner with local establishments such as SoleLuna Cafe. This Italian...

Molto Autentico Pizza at Tribute Pizza in San Diego

Tribute Pizza birthday dinner - San Diego, CA

01/16/2018 - 5:54pm

While searching for a birthday celebration location, I was pointed in the direction of Tribute Pizza in North Park. This pizza spot can tempt taste buds with its popular house made dough and...