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Madeleines

I love Madeleines, especially the classic ones.  They are so pretty and soft and taste delicious. I recently tried to make madeleines, using a recipe I found on Joy of baking. The recipe can...

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Extraordinary Desserts Again

Extraordinary Desserts 1430 Union Street San Diego, CA 92101 619-294-7001 www.extraordinarydesserts.com I think I finally got Extraordinary Desserts out of my system after several more visits.  Not that it doesn’t still taste yummy, but...

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Fun sorbets

This weekend I bought some fun sorbets at my local Costco.  The sorbets are served in real fruit bowls, making them pretty fun snacks.  One box comes with 5 flavors: pineapple, orange-mango, lemon, coconut...

Fresh Mango Bread

With summer on its way and so many fruits on sale, I’m always looking for new baking recipes to incorporate all the fresh fruit I have in my house.  Recently, I came across a...

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Hash House- Round 3

Hash House A Go Go3628 Fifth AveSan Diego, CA 92103(619) 298-4646http://www.hashhouseagogo.com "Hash House again?" you ask.  Yes.  Hash House again.  My previous Hash House posts can be found here and here. Whenever I discover...

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Homemade fruit tea

A while back my family and I went to a kind of new age-y/fusion Chinese restaurant.  While the food was authentic chinese, they concentrate on creating “healthier dishes.”  We had some pretty yummy dishes...

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Extraordinary Desserts- Banker’s Hill

Extraordinary Desserts2929 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92103 (619) 294-2132 www.extraordinarydesserts.com So I made yet another visit to Extraordinary Desserts.  This time I went to the Hillcrest location though for a comparison.  I think after...

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Cotixan Mexican- A quick visit

Cotixan Mexican and Seafood4370 Genessee AveSan Diego, CA 92117(858) 571-8843www.gotburritos.com I used to frequent this place a lot to satisfy my Mexican cravings.  It's relatively cheap and open 24 hours. When I come, I...

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Inside out dango mochi on a stick

I'm always browsing Nijiya's mochi section to try out different types of mochi.  My previous posts on Nijiya and their mochi can be found here and here. One of the mochi variations that I...

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Punjabi Tandoor

Punjabi Tandoor9235 Activity Rd, Ste 111 San Diego, CA 92126 (858) 695-0956www.punjabitandoor.com I've been wanting to try this place for a while, after hearing recommendations from friends, my little sister, and reading good reviews...