• Breakfast
  • Jack In the Box – Convoy St

    I couldn’t sleep.  I needed a hot apple turnover.  I needed delicious fried pastry and apple filling flavor.  In the old days I could go to Jack In The Box to satisfy my craving for a hot apple turnover.  Now I have to go to Izzy’s Cafe.  I still visit Jack on my birthday to […]

  • Bbq
  • Bushfire Kitchen – Del Mar

    I have been in this parking lot before.  Back when the world was younger and more innocent hot air balloons filled the sky.  I followed them on my bike as they liked to land at my high school.  When I grew up I wanted to ride in one and look from on high as some […]

  • Dessert
  • LouZiana Food

    Driving through the night.  Road was deserted.  I use to either stop at Roberto’s, Denny’s, or KFC.  These places and a few other fast food joints were the only options back in my college days.  Now there are so many choices.  I noticed on This Tasty Life blog that LouZiana Food had opened.  I made […]

  • Burgers
  • Greek Chicken – Winter Gardens

    Gold sparkles before me.  Bright like the sun.  Scent of fried fish teases me.  Thin tempura batter crunches in my mouth.  Contrasts with the juicy fresh Alaskan cod.  Flavors remind me of the fish and chips I get at the Del Mar Fair every year.  Batter provides just enough saltiness to liven up the mild […]

  • Bbq
  • Back Home in Lahaina

    Air was a mix of fresh sea breeze and earthy scent of an ancient forest.  Summer’s heat was stifling but there was cool shade beneath the big banyan tree in Lahaina’s Banyan Tree Park.  It was an amazing tree with 16 trunks and the canopy covered most of the park providing shade and home for […]

  • Post by Soo
  • Tervis Tumbler

    Over the years I have been obsessed with having the best.  I have travelled around town looking for that perfect hot + juicy fried chicken with that perfect blend of spices, pan fried noodles with crunchy noodles, delicious gravy + char sui, artisan ice cream with delicious flavors and a sweet base.  I built my […]