Et Voilà! French Bistro

Et Voilà! French Bistro opened earlier last month and I recently had brunch there with my good friend CC of Pink Candles at Ridgemont High. The modern French bistro features classic French dishes. Bubbling Guava


S’mores Mug Cake

This S’mores Mug cake makes a fun, single-serving dessert that cooks in just one minute in the microwave. It’s a graham cracker flavored cake, mixed with melted chocolate and topped with torched marshmallows. I...


Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade Cocktails and a Giveaway

These sparkling pink raspberry lemonade cocktails are delicious, refreshing and easy. They make a great drink to serve at a summer gathering and can be made as a cocktail or mocktail. Be sure to...


Poké Go

Poké Go opened last year, making it one of the first poke-centric restaurants in San Diego. The restaurant focuses on poke and Asian fusion dishes. The restaurant space is small, with only a handful of...


Krispy Kreme (Japan)

Today is National Doughnut Day! In honor of that, I’m sharing one of my doughnut stops in Japan. One of the things I like doing on international trips is checking out chains from the...


Raindrop Cake

This low calorie and popular food trend can be easily made at home with just a few ingredients! Over the last few months, I’ve been very intrigued by the Raindrop Cake. Inspired by a...


Pita Chip Bowls (and Giveaway!)

These individual pita chip bowls are filled with roasted red pepper hummus for a fun and easy appetizer at any party. Hummus with vegetables and pita chips is a favorite of mine. If it’s...


Okabe Seifunjo

Okabe Seifunjo is currently at Mitsuwa Marketplace San Diego, serving up fresh mochi treats. They are from Hokkaido, Japan and will be in town until June 6, 2016. Their set-up is front and center...


Shan Xi Magic Kitchen

Shan Xi Magic Kitchen recently soft opened, specializing in Shaanxi cuisine, and it’s already become very popular. The restaurant opened while we were in Japan, replacing Myung In Dumpling (which is now in Zion’s...


Poke Bowl

Homemade poke bowls are easy to make and customize to your liking for a light and refreshing meal that will make you feel like you’re in Hawaii I’ve been a bit obsessed with poke...