Back on the Juice!

A few weeks ago, a representative from POM contacted me and offered to send me some of their pomegranate juice to allow me to sample and come up with recipes.  Well I haven't yet...

Hue Cafe

Hue Cafe3860 Convoy St. #106San Diego, CA 92111858-571-7947 The last couple of times I went to Nijiya for my grocery needs, I noticed that a new cafe was opening soon next door, replacing the...

Pumpkin spice chocolate chip cookies

While I loved the taste of the pumpkin chocolate chip cookies I made last time, I decided to try another recipe that had some more spices, for a different taste. I found a tasty...

Extraordinary Desserts

Extraordinary Desserts1430 Union StreetSan Diego, CA 92101619-294-7001www.extraordinarydesserts.com I've been to Extraordinary Desserts several times, and you can view my previous posts here, here and here. Last weekend, I had friends visiting, so Boyfriend and...

Pumpkin mochi

For Thanksgiving, I'm in charge of desserts.  It's a challenge to find desserts enjoyable to all so I usually do quite a few desserts.  For a number of years, I struggled to find desserts...

Ba Ren

Ba Ren 4957 Diane Ave San Diego, CA 92117 (858) 279-2520 A few weeks ago, I paid a visit to Ba Ren and had a bunch of their non-spicy dishes which can be read...

Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies

I've seen some great pumpkin recipes lately and I started baking some of them this past weekend.  First up was pumpkin chocolate chip cookies.  I've never heard or tried pumpkin chocolate chip cookies, but...

Fish shaped ice cream sandwich

The other day Ranch 99 had these cute fish shaped ice cream waffle sandwiches on sale.  I've never seen them before, and had to try them out.  I love eating cutesy foods.  The outside...

Diddy Riese Cookies

Diddy Riese Cookies926 Broxton AveLos Angeles, CA 90024 (310) 208-0448 www.diddyriese.com When I used to visit friends at UCLA, we always had to stop by Diddy Riese Cookies in Westwood.  Diddy Riese is a...

Stan’s Donuts

Stan's Donuts10948 Weyburn AveLos Angeles, CA 90024(310) 208-8660www.stansdoughnuts.com/index.html A while back I read this great article entitled "I ate L.A."  It was a fun read, and I enjoyed reading about some of my favorite...