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Prep Kitchen Little Italy [Restaurant Week]

My favorite time of year is upon us! If I lived anywhere else, I would mean the crisp and refreshing drift into Autumn.  But I live in San Diego where seasons don’t exist, so I’m talking about Restaurant Week! I … Continue reading

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Social Experiment

The other night my boyfriend and I were looking for a bite to eat when we passed by a place in Hillcrest that I’d never noticed before.  He agreed it looked good, so we popped in for some dinner. The … Continue reading

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The Great Maple

My mom is one of my favorite people on the whole planet, and I’m not saying that just because she carried me inside of her for 9 miserable months.  I’m saying it because she’s smart, funny, and just generally fun … Continue reading

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Alexander’s

I have a crush, and it’s on a restaurant. It’s called Alexander’s and it’s a total dream boat. Let me explain: the inside of the restaurant is crisply white, romantically dim, and cheerfully casual.  There are hydrangeas and candle light … Continue reading

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Croche’s

Usually I look forward to San Diego’s biannual Restaurant Week the way most people look forward to The Super Bowl.  I go online weeks in advance to study the menus and plan where we’ll eat and what I order.  But … Continue reading

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The Mission

J and I love starting our day with casual breakfast dates, so today I want to invite you along to one of our favorite San Diego brunch spots, The Mission. It’s a short walk from where we live- only about … Continue reading

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Extraordinary Desserts

Don’t you hate when a place doesn’t live up to it’s name?  Dollar General, for example.  I haven’t been in one of those in over a decade because not everything in there is a dollar and it pisses me off. … Continue reading

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