Creamed Cauliflower

Bite-sized cauliflower florets are cooked in a creamy, cheesy sauce. It’s similar to creamed spinach or creamed corn but with cauliflower. A great side dish for the holidays!

Trader Joe’s December Edition

December is one of my favorite months to shop at Trader Joe’s. There are so many festive chocolates, snacks, and other treats. When I read through December’s Fearless Flyer, I wanted nearly everything featured!...

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....

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.

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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.

Zucchini Noodles Mac & Cheese

Zucchini Noodles “Mac & Cheese” is zucchini noodles with cheese sauce, a healthier, low carb version of macaroni and cheese, replacing macaroni pasta with zucchini noodles.