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‘Tis the Season of Giving and Charity with Societe Brewing Company

Societe Brewing Company has done the most amazing food fundraiser for the San Diego Food Bank.For every 50 lbs of food donated, you can get a bottle of their cranberry sour, the Urchin for $5. Starting this event in November, they have raised almost 20,000 lbs of food. Such an insane amount, raised by the… Continue reading ‘Tis the Season of Giving and Charity with Societe Brewing Company

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Mendocino Farms, La Jolla

Hubby and I and our littles, checked out Mendocino Farms last week.  The staff was training and we got to reap the benefits of good food, exceptional customer service and fun ambiance.  Walking in, we instantly felt comfortable.  Menu had several choices for our vegetarian bellies, as well as an array of craft sodas on their… Continue reading Mendocino Farms, La Jolla

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Flower Child, Del Mar

The hubby and I, along with our miniest sidekick, visited Flower Child to investigate their new spot in Del Mar. Eating primarily vegetarian, we were very satisfied with the menu and our selections.  We chose the three veggie plate (eggplant, brussels and cauliflower), Madras Curry, and the Mother Earth Bowl that had a broccoli pesto that… Continue reading Flower Child, Del Mar

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SoNo Fest Chili Cook-Off

The chili cook off is a perfect way to maintain that gut in between Turkey day and Christmas. Some of the best restaurants come out to share their version of the best chili. Spicy, fishy, vegetarian, boar, and more. There are choices for everyone. Kids love the cute little bowls that they eat out of,… Continue reading SoNo Fest Chili Cook-Off

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Hops and Shop Holiday Market at 32 North Brewing

I have been wanting to visit 32 North Brewing for quite some time and shopping is the PERFECT excuse to do so.  I am trying to avoid any form of Christmas shopping outings so that I do not explode profanities at any innocent bystanders.  With a one stop Hops and Shop event at 32 North… Continue reading Hops and Shop Holiday Market at 32 North Brewing

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Celebrating with Bourbon Pâté

I have go-to side dishes that I am always mandated to bring.  One, a super comfort (aka not so healthy) potato dish that was my aunts recipe.  I stole that one when she moved to Washington and make it every Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.  One year, I even tried doing it as a low fat… Continue reading Celebrating with Bourbon Pâté

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Salt Dough Fall Ornaments

  Kids are always needing a craft to keep them entertained on holiday breaks (more like I need a craft to keep their whining at a 4).  I can only take so many “I AM BORED”‘s before I go coo-koo.  Problem solved with this activity.  Littles can help make the dough and cut out autumn… Continue reading Salt Dough Fall Ornaments