Ultimate Cookie Bar

I mentioned last week that I wanted to start baking up some bar cookie recipes because they are often under appreciated. I thought I’d start off big with the ultimate cookie bar. It combines...

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Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot Crazy Tuesdays

For a limited time every year, Little Sheep offers an All-You-Can-Eat (AYCE) special on Tuesdays for $19.99/person. People familiar with hot pot in the San Diego area, and with hot pot at Little Sheep...

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Oreo muffins

I felt a little guilty making these. Normally I try to keep muffins and cupcakes separate. Muffins are less sweet, more appropriate for a breakfast food. These muffins, while still muffin-like in texture, definitely...

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Chocolat

On a recent trip to Hillcrest, I spotted Chocolat and wanted to check it out. With my penchant for sweet and French desserts, I was immediately drawn towards the store. I’ve seen two other...

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Pizza Monkey Bread

I’ve been wanting to make a savory version of monkey bread for a while now after seeing several versions on different food blogs. I decided to make a giant one, using my Nordic Ware...

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Nutella lava brownies

What is better than nutella lava cookies? How about nutella lava brownies. Imagine fudgy chewy brownies, oozing with nutella. These came out just as good as I hoped and were a big hit with...

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San Diego County Fair 2011

I’m not quite sure when it began, but going to the San Diego County Fair has become a yearly tradition that we look forward to every year. And the main reason we go to...

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Kaito Sushi revisit

I’ve blogged about Kaito Sushi twice now (here and here), so I’m going to keep this post short and simple. I couldn’t resist sharing some sushi photos from our latest visit about a month...

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Blueberry Pie bars

A buttery crust, bursting blueberries, and a sweet crumble topping, these pie bars are delightful. Blueberries are one of those ingredients that I wish I could always have a fresh supply of in my...

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Avocado Bacon Fries

Avocado is one of my favorite foods. If it wasn’t for the little fact that avocados are very high in fat and too much isn’t good for you, I’d eat avocado with every meal.