#FoodinFilm Blogathon (Day 2): “Chef-Driven Grilled Cheese”

#FoodinFilm Blogathon (Day 2): “Chef-Driven Grilled Cheese”

In Los Angeles, food trucks are big business. There are food truck events all over the city most nights of the week, hosting a variety of trucks ranging from single-truck small businesses to chain restaurants on wheels. One of the trucks I see often (probably because there are actually several of them) is The Grilled [...]

#FoodinFilm Blogathon (Day 1): Food Trucks and Multiculturalism

#FoodinFilm Blogathon (Day 1): Food Trucks and Multiculturalism

When I heard about the Food in Film Blogathon, the first movie that popped into my mind was Chef, starring Jon Favreau. My husband and I have always loved food trucks; our first date was a visit to the Kogi BBQ truck, and it meant so much to us that we had them cater our wedding. [...]

Cozy Fall Soup Recipe Roundup

Cozy Fall Soup Recipe Roundup

In Southern California, our weather is pretty great year-round, but I definitely get tired of the heat. The highest temperature predicted this week is 86 degrees, so we are getting close to soup-and-scarf weather, and I couldn't be more excited. I can't wait to dive spoon-first into a steaming bowl of soup! Today, I'm sharing [...]

#NationalTacoDay Recipe Roundup

#NationalTacoDay Recipe Roundup

Uh, guys...why is National Taco Day on a Wednesday and not a TUESDAY? I love a good excuse to eat tacos. Generally, "Taco Tuesday" is enough of an excuse, but I suppose I can make "Taco Wednesday" work...if I have to. Today, I'm sharing a couple of taco-related products that I love plus three tried-and-true [...]

Review: Jackson’s Honest Potato Chips (And My Favorite Dip Recipe!)

Review: Jackson’s Honest Potato Chips (And My Favorite Dip Recipe!)

This is NOT a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. I'm a firm believer that even when you're eating well, you should make room for a treat every now and again. I think that's why one of my favorite Instagrammers lately has been Lex Daddio (@restoring_radiance). She eats a lot of clean, healthy food, [...]

Celebrate #NationalPancakeDay with These Low-Sugar Options

Celebrate #NationalPancakeDay with These Low-Sugar Options

So, I'm a little late to this party, but apparently today is National Pancake Day! When I think "low-sugar," I definitely don't think "PANCAKES!" but it turns out the two are not mutually exclusive. Today, I'm sharing three tried-and-true low-sugar pancake recipes that I found on Pinterest plus a delicious pumpkin variation that can be [...]

A Month with No Kitchen: 3 Lessons I Learned

A Month with No Kitchen: 3 Lessons I Learned

As I hinted in my first weekly update and a couple of recent social media posts, my kitchen has been undergoing a major remodel. It still isn't done, but we are getting closer! I've been without a fully functioning kitchen for about a month, and I've eaten restaurant food for almost every meal. Here are [...]