Ballast Point — Calm Before The Storm

Calm Before The Storm Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits

This is smooth sailing, to be sure.

Smooth and delicately mild for the most part, this one was a real shocker. We didn’t hate it at all. We thought that we’d hate it. We […]

El Faro Bakery — Masa Real De Guayaba

Masa Real (Or, Masa Real De Guayaba)

You could just call it a guava pastry. That usually works, too. But, there are a few different versions of “guava pastry”. Another common version of “guava pastry” (Pastelitos, Pastelitos de Guayaba, or Pasteles) stuffs guava paste (and sometimes guava […]

Rabbit On The Run — Rabbit Coffee Roasting Co.

Rabbit On The Run (Rabbit Coffee Roasting Co. Cold Brew Concentrated Coffee)

We wouldn’t say this coffee will be a favorite of ours. But, we do love the bottle. If you’re in a pinch (maybe you’re at the office with no time to brew a fresh pot of […]

Las Vegas, Crepes & Wicked Spoon

Las Vegas

Where the ridiculous meets the sublime…

It all started one day with a simple little lunch with Anthony.

No, ok, seriously…

We were lucky enough to have crystal clear skies all the way from […]


Grilled Idaho Trout

And Edamame With Sesame

White Chocolate Grill

An airport chocolate bar and…

Purple Mountain Coffee



Peanut Butter Chip Cupcakes

Cupcakes Are Ridiculous

But, these are ridiculously delicious.

Depending on the mood of the day, we go for Peanut Butter Chip or Triple Cinnamon. We just can’t help loving them. They’re too good to resist.

Folk Art

Folk Art’s Southern Comfort (Shrimp & Grits)

Another visit to Folk Art Restaurant, we’re rewarded with another delicious breakfast.

We’re Florida transplants. Even years later, it’s still very hard for us to resist the shrimp and grits. EVER. This is a lovely version […]

Radial Cafe

Biscuits & Butter

These tender, homey biscuits were served warm.

Rich, buttery, and a little bit dense…

They only require the tiniest touch of soft, creamy butter and house-made strawberry jam.

Pork Belly […]

Paris Baguette Cafe — Another Visit

Paris Baguette Cafe Pastries

Two Canelés, Two Almond Rum Pastries, & One Chocolatine

You can even see the flecks of vanilla dotting the top of the canelé.

Decisions, decisions…

Clearly, the chocolatine must […]

Paris Baguette Cafe

The Paris Baguette Cafe Cronut

Or Croissant Doughnut

Coffee Cream Croissant Dougnut

Crisp, thin layers flake beautifully on the exterior.

Fluffy layers and generous quantities of cream mingle inside. This was one extremely […]