Gingersnaps

Gingersnaps are so easy to make and are wonderful all year-round, but especially during the holidays, so you’ll want to add these spiced cookies to your must-make baking list! Until recently, I’ve never eaten...

Opera Cafe & Patisserie Part 2- Desserts

As I indicated in my previous Opera Cafe & Patisserie post, I would cover the desserts I ordered to go in another post.  Opera Cafe & Patisserie9254 Scranton RdSan Diego, CA 92121(858) 458-9050 www.operapatisserie.com...

Opera Cafe & Patisserie

Opera Cafe & Patisserie9254 Scranton RdSan Diego, CA 92121(858) 458-9050 www.operapatisserie.com Opera Cafe & Patisserie has been on my radar for a while now.  I was never able to visit because they were only...

Food News

Food News

Restaurant week is fast approaching for those of you who have not heard.  This upcoming restaurant takes place from September 13-18.  You can find a list of restaurants and menus at https://www.sandiegorestaurantweek.com.  Make sure...

Blueberry banana bread

I loved the sour cream banana bread I made a few months ago for the first time.  Since then I’ve been trying out different variations of the banana bread.  The other day I decided...

House of Orchid

House of Orchid4690 Convoy Street.San Diego, CA 92111(858) 776-9205 I was made aware of House of Orchid, a new Korean restaurant, by Cathy at mmm-yoso through this post.  While there appears to be many...

Plum & Pluot Buckle

I’m not too crazy about plums.  The sour fruit and skin just doesn’t mix well with me (though there are other sour fruits I enjoy).  I do love pluots though, which is a hybrid...

Azucar- Cuban style patisserie

Azucar 4820 Newport AveOcean Beach, CA 92107(619) 523-2020 www.iloveazucar.com I was introduced to Azucar by a friend who brought some scones from Azucar.  I tried a blackberry scone and loved it.  It was moist,...

Golden City Late Night

Golden City 5375 Kearny Villa RdSan Diego, CA 92123 (858) 565-6682 www.goldencitysandiego.com I have been wanting to try Golden City for either their lunch or late night special for a while now.  Normally, Golden...

Blueberry and Strawberry Muffins

A few years ago I found a blueberry muffin recipe that I fell in love with and have been using ever since.  It’s called To Die For Blueberry muffins and was submitted by Colleen...