Thai Pepper Cuisine revisit

Thai Pepper Cuisine 3361 Sandrock RoadSan Diego, CA 92123(858) 715-4676 I'm not sure why, but the other day Thai Pepper Cuisine came to my mind. My previous post on Thai Pepper can be found...

Persimmon cookies

My mom really loves persimmons.  She loves them so much that a few years back she planted her own persimmon tree.  Unfortunately, she planted the wrong kind.  There are two main types of persimmons:...

Happy Halloween!

While I spent the last weekend baking up a lot of pumpkin recipes, Boyfriend was doing some pumpkin making of his own.  His work was having a pumpkin carving contest, and he wanted to...

Matcha Green Tea Mochi

If you are a regular reader of my blog, you know that I'm quite obsessed with mochi and with matcha flavored things.  While I've made quite a few mochi cakes, such as strawberry mochi...

Madras Cafe

Madras Cafe9484 Black Mountain RdSan Diego, CA 92126(858) 695-6229 After I visited Ashoka the Great, a few people recommended that I try out Madras Cafe, which features Southern Indian vegetarian food, and is in...

Chocolate chip pumpkin bread

After making chocolate chip pumpkin cookies, I thought it might be fun to make a chocolate chip pumpkin bread.  So I used my favorite pumpkin bread recipe as a base, and added 2 cups...

Pumpkin Tea Cake

Week 2 of my pumpkin themed baking, and I've been scouring food blogs for creative pumpkin recipes.  I found these cute pumpkin tea cakes from No Special Effects and thought I'd try them out. ...

Cozymel’s

Cozymel's Mexican Grill4303 La Jolla Village DrSan Diego, CA 92122(858) 658-0480 www.cozymels.com A long time ago Cozymel's used to be one of my favorite restaurants in San Diego.  I loved everything about it, from...

My favorite pumpkin bread

While at Costco this past weekend, they were giving samples of pumpkin bread made from a quick bread mix.  After eating my sample, I felt unsatisfied.  It wasn't nearly as good as the pumpkin...

Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24: Burger challenge

Every month Foodbuzz has a 24, 24, 24 event.  24 meal proposals are chosen, and all 24 meals are to take place on the same day.  It’s a pretty cool concept, and this month,...