Holiday Gift Guide

It is exactly one week until Christmas and if you’re still trying to finish your holiday shopping, here is my last-minute holiday gift guide. From must-have appliances to stocking stuffers, I’ve got you covered.

For the Kitchen

I’ve rounded up my favorite and most used kitchen appliances and tools which are perfect for the person in your life who loves to cook.

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Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee (Del Mar)

Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee, one of my all-time favorite doughnut shops, opened their first San Diego location last week. The grand opening was Monday and over the weekend we visited during soft opening.

Beef and Broccoli

Chinese restaurant-style beef and broccoli stir fry made at home. It’s easy, delicious and better than take-out.

Stella Jean’s Ice Cream

Stella Jean’s Ice Cream is a new creamery making small batch ice cream that recently opened in San Diego. It is located next to and owned by the owners of Pop Pie Co.

No Bake Oreo Cheesecake

This No Bake Oreo Cheesecake is creamy and rich with crushed Oreo pieces for a delicious cookies and cream flavor. It doesn’t require eggs or oven time. You won’t miss the eggs or baking...

Mapo Tofu

Mapo Tofu is a popular Chinese dish and Sichuan classic. It’s served at many Chinese restaurants but you can make an authentic version at home too.

San Diego Snowy Village

Snowy Village is a dessert chain specializing in Korean shaved ice, with locations worldwide. They recently opened a location in Mira Mesa.