Happy Thanksgiving all! Thanksgiving has become my favorite holiday over the last couple years. It is a holiday where food and family are the focus and that is the way it should be. It’s not about gifts or decorations or crazy traditions. Its about being thankful for all the wonderful things in life and enjoying […]

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Asian Fusion @ Wang’s North Park

Mark and I had a date night at Wang’s North Park right before I headed out for Vegas. We hardly ever have Chinese food so it was a nice change of pace. We enjoyed appetizers, dumplings, hot & sour soup, chicken and shrimp dishes AND dessert. I don’t know how we had room for dessert but […]

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Food Fight Write Blogger Conference in Las Vegas #FFW14

Last week I flew to Las Vegas and attended the Food Fight Write blogger conference. The conference is held in conjunction with the annual World Food Championship where chefs compete for up to $300,000. This was such a fun and unique opportunity to be a part of. I became a blog ambassador for Food Fight […]

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5 New Programs at Sharp Healthcare

New Programs are Changing Lives at Sharp Sharp is on a journey to transform the health care experience for patients and their families, a level of care called The Sharp Experience. It isn’t any one thing they do — it’s everything they do. They are making health care better. Photo courtesy of Sharp HealthCare Learn about […]

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Butternut Squash Quinoa with Shallot Vinaigrette

It’s recipe challenge time with Melissa’s Produce! Every once in a while a group of San Diego Food Bloggers receive a package of produce to come up with a tasty recipe with at least 3 of the ingredients from the box. For the last challenge I made a bacon & brussels quinoa with a leeks […]

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Decorating with Bottles & Wood

Have you seen those cute beer and wine bottles turned into other practical items? If you live in San Diego, you have probably come across an item from Bottles & Wood and didn’t even know it. I fell in love with Bottles & Wood when I went to the Taste of the Nation event earlier this […]

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Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

Have you ever made pizza dough at home? It is way easier than I ever thought. I started making pizza dough at home a couple years ago after our kiddo was born. I love making a fresh pizza any night of the week. It takes hardly any time to prepare and tastes so much better […]

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Suzie’s Farm’s Harvest Camp

Suzie’s Farm’s Harvest Camp is a fun three day camp to keep the kiddos busy over Thanksgiving break from November 24-26th. Campers will be guided through the mystery and magic of harvest season. Through games, crafts, field hikes, and cooking lessons, campers will learn about healthy growing and healthy eating. Suzie’s K-5 Harvest Camp gives campers the opportunity to engage […]

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Love Local Brews Dinner

Whole Foods in La Jolla now offers Love Local Brews Nights on select weekends. We attended a few weeks ago for a preview of the offerings. If you’re doing your grocery shopping on a weekend and you see the beer night going on – stop on in for a bite and a brew.  We tried […]

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Walking With Dinosaurs

Walking With Dinosaurs – The Arena Spectacular is a production based off of the award-winning BBC Television Series and is coming to San Diego after its 2007 sell out tour. This show highlights the dinosaurs’ evolution and is a must see for audiences of all ages! This updated production of Walking With Dinosaurs will showcase changes to the […]

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