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Soy sauce cucumber salad

Growing up, my mom almost always had some sort of salad as one of her dishes for our dinner.  One of the most popular ones with my family and with my friends is her...

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Thai Pepper Cuisine

Thai Pepper Cuisine 3361 Sandrock RoadSan Diego, CA 92123(858) 715-4676 I've been wanting to check out Thai Pepper Cuisine ever since reading a post about it on mmm-yoso.  Boyfriend and I attempted to try...

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Chinese Chive eggs

Back home, my mom grows chinese chives in her garden, so they are almost always readily available for her to use to make a stir fried chive dish, or chive dumplings or chive eggs....

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Fredcel Lumpias & Catering

Fredcel Lumpias & Catering 3876 38th StSan Diego, CA 92105(619) 282-2305fredcellumpias.weebly.com I learned about Fredcel from mmm-yoso. I wanted to take Boyfriend there because he loves lumpia.  Loves.  It's kinda scary seeing how many...

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Cinnamon Cappuccino cookies

I came across this recipe for cinnamon cappuccino cookies from a kiss and a cupcake and had to try it out. The recipe was pretty simple to follow and reminded me of making snickerdoodles. ...

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Babycakes revisit

Babycakes3766 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92103(619) 296-4173http://www.babycakessandiego.com/ So many posts that need to be done, so little time.  Hopefully, I'll have some more time in the upcoming weeks.  Here is a quick one.  After...

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Niederfrank’s Ice Cream

Niederfrank's Ice Cream726 A Ave National City, CA 91950 (619) 477-0828 niederfranks.com A few months ago I was watching Diner Drive-Ins and Dives on the Food network and Guy Fieri was going around the...

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Phil’s BBQ

Phil's BBQ3750 Sports Arena BlvdSan Diego, CA 92110(619) 226-6333www.philsbbq.net Phil's BBQ is my favorite place in San Diego for barbecue ribs, and probably one of San Diego's most famous restaurants. I have friends who...

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Almond tofu

With the hot weather, I've been into finding more refreshing, lighter snacks.  Almond tofu fits that category perfectly.  It's easy to make from a mix, is served cold, and satisfies my sweet tooth. For...

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Nijiya Summer Festival

Nijiya Market3860 Convoy St Ste 109 San Diego, CA 92111 Nijiya had its summer festival this past weekend (July 18 & 19).  I had previously attended Nijiya's spring festival, which was fun.  Because I...