San Diego is obviously the best city and I love living here but it's great to get outside of the city limits now and again! This past weekend San Diego Food Girl took to the road for a fun little getaway in Costa Mesa. Costa Mesa is a town in Orange County about an hour and… Continue reading Costa Mesa is Calling!
Before I moved to San Diego, I was here over Valentine's Day and planned a day of fun and adventure by the bay. I spent a wonderful morning on a whale watching cruise and then after we came back to the pier, I decided to take a stroll toward Seaport Village. As I was walking… Continue reading San Diego’s Freshest Catch!
At the end of 2017, I saw some bloggers posting gift-giving guides and I thought that was an amazing idea. So with determination I decided I would do my own for the following year. The evolution of my gift-giving guide includes some awesome products, and some of my favorites from gifts that I've given and… Continue reading 2018 Holiday Gift Guide presented by San Diego Food Girl
North County San Diego isn't terribly far but it sometimes takes a deliberate effort to explore! With a planned visit to stay in North County for a few days, I knew I needed to do some more investigating into the coastal foodie scene and I managed to find some real treasures! What I love about… Continue reading 3 Delicious Reasons to Check Out North County San Diego
Never in a million years did I think I would be a guest on a podcast. To be perfectly honest, I had never even listened to a podcast until a week before mine was recorded. I know I know, I live in the dark ages, haha. But when the opportunity arose, I figured the experience… Continue reading Who is San Diego Food Girl?
A couple years ago I wrote a story about Liberty Public Market and now that I've spent more time there, I felt like it was time for an updated blog about this cool place. If you're in San Diego and live under a rock, there's an AWESOME indoor market in Liberty Station off Rosecrans called Liberty Public… Continue reading Liberty Public Market: Take Two!
"All I want for Christmas is you. Just kidding, I want wine!" ~ Peltzer Winery It's the most wonderful time of the year and I personally love when a small town celebrates in style. Temecula Valley is known for being Southern California's Wine Country, but they also have a great schedule of events to celebrate the… Continue reading Christmas in Temecula
"Drinking Tequila is more about the journey than the destination." ~ Rainbow Rowell Mexican restaurants are a dime a dozen in the San Diego area, so I get really excited to see new restaurants making extra efforts to set themselves apart from the rest. Oceanside has a great new cantina called The Jalisco Cantina and it's quickly… Continue reading 3 Cheers for Tequila!!!
I LOVE MY BIRTHDAY! I'm generally a big kid about it. I enjoy counting down and then celebrating for the whole month. Which kind of happens by default anyway right, because you have to celebrate with family, and then this group of friends, and that group of friends, and before you know it, you've been… Continue reading How to Celebrate Your Birthday in Style!
Summertime in San Diego is still in full swing and I can't help but have lyrics of adult beverages dancing through my head "...wasted away in Margaritaville, searching for my lost shaker of salt," "...put the lime in the coconut," or a great crossover song that says "...pour me somethin' tall an' strong, make it… Continue reading Must Have Summer Cocktails