Lionfish opened a few months ago, as part of the new luxury hotel in the Gaslamp Quarter, Pendry Hotel. The restaurant focuses on modern coastal cuisine, with a menu that includes sushi, fresh catches, shared plates...


Baked Salt and Pepper Wings

Crispy, Chinese-style salt and pepper wings are oven baked rather than deep fried. The wings are then tossed in a garlic, salt and pepper mix. It’s a little healthier, easier to make and just as...



Bibigo Fresh Korean Kitchen opened recently in San Diego, bringing build-your-own bibimbap (Korean mixed rice bowls) to the popular fast-casual customized meals restaurant scene.


Crispy Eggs in Avocados

Whole soft boiled eggs are stuffed inside avocados. The avocados are then covered in panko breadcrumbs and cooked until crispy. These make for a very fun brunch idea! With Easter right around the corner,...


Mini Cauliflower Deep Dish Pizzas

These low carb mini cauliflower pizzas have a thin cauliflower crust and are filled with cheese, tomato sauce, more cheese and pepperoni. I made these on a Monday when I had a serious case...


Officine Buona Forchetta

Officine Buona Forchetta recently opened in Liberty Station. The restaurant is a collaboration between the owner of Buona Forchetta and the chefs of BiCE. I’ve enjoyed the pizzas at Buona Forchetta, so I was looking...


Sriracha Cauliflower Fried Rice Meal Prep

Sriracha Cauliflower Fried Rice is easy to make in large batches ahead of time for your weekly meal prep. It’s low carb, gluten-free and also tasty and filling. I love making cauliflower rice. It’s quicker...


Trader Joe’s March Edition

The March edition of Trader Joe’s Fearless Flyer is centered around coffee. As a coffee lover, I couldn’t wait to try all the coffee flavored products they’d come up with. Here’s a few things...


Flourless Almond Butter Bread

This low carb, gluten free bread is just five ingredients and prepared in one bowl. It’s a great bread for sandwiches, toast and more.


Chocolate Avocado Truffles

Chocolate truffles are made healthier by using avocado instead of heavy cream. The end result is a rich, silky chocolate treat. With only 3 ingredients, these are really easy to make and are perfect...