Dinner En Blanc

Dinner En Blanc has been on my bucket list for about a year. I saw someone post about it a while back, so tried googling it of course. Then I realized in the most popular places you have to invited. I’m guessing tickets move fast. This Dinner En Blanc was a first time experience for…

Beaches, Brussels Sprouts, Bacon, Balsamic

I like to call this the Four Bs. I went walking through Torrey Pines this weekend with my sister and our friend Kay. We walked along the beach and although it was too chilly to get in the water the view was amazing. The part of the beach we walked along had few people and the…

Stir Fry #Lunch

It is a long day. Work ended at 4:30 but after running errands and riding the bus you didn’t start cooking until nearly 7:00pm. You told yourself and Pinterest you were going to make that meal. Does it matter that you don’t have all the ingredients? No. We are going to make it work, aren’t…

This isn’t Takeout

Lunch is usually the biggest meal you eat during the workday. Remember the last time you lived in San Diego back in 2010. You were the self-proclaimed princess of packed lunch. You had this great IKEA lunch box that had two levels. Perfect for food presentation. It is gone now; don’t know that they still make…

Making an Apple Tart

Last year was really a transition. This year you must get back to things you used to like doing like baking and crafts. This weekend was the weekend you decided to tackle both of those. You stared at that simple recipe from Food and Wine. You felt very inspired to try it out. You panicked. I…