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Nicky Rottens Bar and Burger Joint

In Blog, Coronado, CA, Travel & Restaurants On November 27, 2012 0 Comments

After my last big splurge let-down while on Coronado Iland, ( 1500 Ocean – Big Tab…Bigger Disappointment ) I thought it best to keep my restaurant choices a… Read More »


Filippi’s Pizza Grotto – San Diego’s Little Italy

In Blog, San Diego, Travel & Restaurants On November 25, 2012 0 Comments

Why do we always end up at Filippi’s Pizza Grotto when we’re in San Diego’s Little Italy? Probably because it’s consistently good Italian American fare at a reasonable… Read More »

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Lemon Ricotta Biscuits

In Blog, Breakfast On November 15, 2012 0 Comments

When you’re in the mood for a nice light breakfast with a citrus poppy seed punch, why not try my Lemon Ricotta Biscuits…they’re truly one of my favorites…. Read More »


It’s a Pinterest Party!

In Blog On November 1, 2012 2 Comments

  Looking for a reason to get together with a few friends and enjoy awesome food? Throw a Pinterest Party! With fall in the air it was the… Read More »

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My Obsession with Food — and how it all started

In Blog On October 30, 2012 2 Comments

The year was 1969, I was 10, and for the life of me I couldn’t figure out why I had such a passion for pouring over food catalogs…. Read More »


Elk Bourguignon

In Blog, Entrees On August 20, 2012 0 Comments

  Bourguignon is a wonderful, wine colored, thick meat and veggie stew, whether you use beef (or boeuf as Julia Child would say) or Elk as I do… Read More »


Fresh Fruit Tart

In Desserts On August 20, 2012 0 Comments

  What better way to enjoy seasonal fruits than in a delicious fruit tart.  Not only does this tart taste amazing but it looks impressive and is relatively… Read More »


1500 Ocean – Big Tab…Bigger Disappointment

In Coronado, CA, Travel & Restaurants On August 20, 2012 0 Comments

What better way to celebrate an anniversary with the hubby than at an upscale restaurant on the Beach? Well, I can’t think of any… so I dutifully made… Read More »


Eggplant Parmigiana

In Entrees, Italian On August 10, 2012 0 Comments

Follow directions for delicious Fried Eggplant Appetizer,  then… For traditional Eggplant Parmigiano — line your baking tray of choice with marinara sauce, and alternately layer fried eggplant slices… Read More »

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Roasted Beets – Delicious & Healthy!

In Blog, Entrees, Healthy & Delicious On July 18, 2012 0 Comments

Nothing better than making something that is not only delicious but healthy too! Speaking of healthy & delicious, let’s talk beets. I fell in love with beets as… Read More »