Strawberries with fresh whipped cream

So in case you haven't noticed, it's strawberry season.  Strawberries have been everywhere: on sale at the supermarkets, all over the farmer's markets, etc.  As a result, I've been eating a lot of strawberries. ...

Soft chocolate chip cookies- My favorite cookie recipe

If I could choose one recipe which I go to again and again and am always getting compliments about, it would have to be the recipe I use to make soft chocolate chip cookies. ...

J J Bakery Cafe

J J Bakery-Cafe15333 Culver DriveSte 660/650Irvine, CA 92604(949) 653-1565 This is a great Taiwanese bakery and cafe that I used to frequent prior to the opening of 85C.  My posts on 85C Bakery and...

Chopstix

Chopstix4633 Convoy St Ste 101San Diego, CA 92111(858) 569-9171 So finding a place to eat for Sunday dinner ended up being harder than expected. I originally had planned to go to Ba Ren, after...

Cooking with Kirbie- King Oyster Mushroom and Broccoli Stir fry

I have been eating a lot of King Oyster mushrooms lately.  I like different kinds of mushrooms and King Oyster mushrooms are one of my favorite because they have a chewy texture. The mushroom...

Bread & Cie

Bread & Cie350 University AvenueSan Diego, CA 92103 (619) 683-9322I love french baked goods.  I love the classic white french bread with its crispy thick crust and unbelievably soft and flavorful center.  I love...

Yummy mousse cakes

Ranch 99 Bakery (Inside Ranch 99 supermarket)7330 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, #112San Diego, CA(858) 565-7799 So after getting a birthday cake from Ranch 99 a few weeks ago (the post on it can be found...

85C revisited

85C Bakery Cafe2700 Alton Pkwy, Ste 123Irvine, CA 92606(949) 553-8585www.85cafe.us Boyfriend and I went to Disneyland this past weekend, to use up our Twofer tickets from my free birthday ticket last month.  Of course,...

Spring Festival!

I had been planning on doing some shopping at Nijiya this weekend, but thanks to a post by mmm-yoso telling us about the Spring Festival at Nijiya (the post can be found here), I...

Beautiful manju!

Hi everyone! I did a lot of eating and photo snapping this weekend, despite the heat (though some of my pictures didn't come out great as my treats were melting faster than I could...