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Ad Hoc Chocolate Chip Cookies

I recently purchased Thomas Keller’s Ad Hoc At Home. To celebrate, I decided to try out his famous chocolate chip cookies. Unfortunately, my book is taking  a lot longer to arrive than I anticipated....

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Nam An

Nam An is a small Vietnamese restaurant that recently opened up in the same plaza on Convoy Street that contains China Max and the original Spicy City.  A positive review from mmm-yoso regarding the...

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Cherry Cake

I bought a few too many cherries and decided to bake with some of them. I came across this recipe for a simple cherry cake that looked easy and tasty. I love easy recipes,...

A little announcement

A little announcement

An opportunity fell into my lap a few weeks ago that had me practically jumping for joy. I stayed pretty mum about it, not telling anyone other than FH, for fear that it wouldn’t...

Smashburger Kearny Mesa Opening and Secret Menu options

Smashburger Kearny Mesa Opening and Secret Menu options

I know I previously mentioned that a Kearny Mesa location of Smashburger is opening soon and I included details on how to get invited to the VIP Sneak Peek party, but I’m going to...

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Jacques Torres’ Chocolate Mudslide Cookies

I recently came across the recipe for Jacques Torres’ Chocolate Mudslide Cookies. Since I’ve been enamored with his chocolate chip cookie recipe, I was excited to check out another one of his creations. These...

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Adorable cupcakes from Elizabethan Desserts

Elizabethan Desserts offers some of the most adorably decorated cupcakes I’ve even seen. They are not only cute, but they have clever names as well. Where else can you find a pistachio cupcake called...

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Mouse Doughnuts

So this was another attempt at a cute animal shaped donut, but they didn’t come out as successfully as my bear ones. Last week, I saw a few people twitter the most adorable image:...

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Smashburger (Rancho Penasquitos)

Smashburger is taking over San Diego. The opening of the Rancho Penasquitos branch was the fifth location to open in San Diego within the last year or so.  A sixth location in Kearny Mesa...

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Nutella Filled Pretzel Bites

Yes, I played around with my jar of Nutella again.   This time I decided to stuff some soft pretzel bites with nutella. I got the idea after my peanut butter stuffed soft pretzel...