Lemon Pots de Crème

This is a very appropriate time to use the phrase, “When life gives you lemons,” wouldn’t you agree? For those of us in LA county, we’ve been directed to self-quarantine due to the global pandemic since the weekend of March, Friday the 13th. This order is obviously made in the attempt to protect the public,…

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Julienne’s Shakshuka

That moment when you perfect your recipe is a very special moment (albeit rare for me)! However, it did happen last night with shakshuka. Quick history lesson, shakshuka is a Middle Eastern or North African dish that is a combination of eggs, tomatoes, onions, and different spices. It’s breakfast for dinner in the best way…

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Local SD Food Crawl

During our most recent visit to San Diego, we stayed with a fellow friend who is a lover of food, like ourselves. Here is a list of the places we went to (all of which were my first time), along with some non-breweries. We decided to stay off beer for the weekend and did hard…

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Sweet Potato Doggie Truffles

This year Ollie turns 5. I love that our Valentine’s Day tradition is celebrating Ollie. The husband and I always treat each other to a homecooked meal, but the focus is the little guy’s birthday. I decided to make a treat out of his favorite root vegetable, sweet potatoes. These no-bake sweet potato balls are…

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Lemon Feta Dip for the Super Bowl

I don’t know about you, but 2020 hasn’t been the easiest start. Besides what I may be dealing with personally, the world is very much dealing with a lot right now as well, with the loss of a city hero for us in LA, and worry over the spreading virus. For me, Lunar New Year…

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