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Sesame Zucchini Noodles

These sesame zucchini noodles are a lower carb version of traditional Chinese sesame noodles. They are easy to make and perfect for the summer because they can be eaten hot or cold. Sesame noodles...

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Petit Trois

Petit Trois is a cozy bar offering classic French fare, headed by Chef Ludo Lefebvre. Located in Los Angeles, it is the more casual counterpart to Trois Mec (which is located next door). I’ve been...

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Funfetti Mug Cake

This fluffy vanilla cake is filled with colorful sprinkles, creating a festive cake perfect for birthdays, celebrations or whenever you need some cake. I normally only eat funfetti cake at birthday events but I had...

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Pardon My French Bar & Kitchen

Pardon My French Bar & Kitchen opened a few months ago, replacing Heat Bar & Kitchen in Hillcrest. The new restaurant offers a California-French menu and last month we were invited to a private...

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Boba Bar and Desserts (second location)

The second location of Boba Bar and Desserts opened last week. It’s located in the same plaza as Kula Sushi, Iceskimo, and Shanghai Saloon. While the original location inside Zion Market will continue to concentrate...

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Cauliflower Fritters

These cauliflower fritters are a healthier and lower carb alternative to potato pancakes. They are easy to make and taste delicious with breakfast or brunch. When I was little, it was hash browns all...

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Watermelon Lime Ice Pops

These ice pops are made of watermelon juice and lime juice and layered to resemble real watermelon slices. They are light, refreshing and thirst quenching. During the summer, my mom always buys a lot of...

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Beet Hummus (and a Giveaway!)

This beautiful and bright colored hummus is easy to make and perfect for the summer. I can’t get over the color of this hummus. It’s so pretty isn’t it? And the color is completely...

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Creamistry

Creamistry is a liquid nitrogen ice cream chain that recently opened its first store in San Diego last Thursday. We’ve seen liquid nitrogen ice cream stores pop up in Los Angeles and Orange County and have...

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Best Bites of June

I hope everyone is having a great weekend. It’s been a really busy month for us, so I’m only getting around to sharing my favorite bites from June now. Here they are: Nutella Bombolone at Monello...