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!
You've heard that phrase "all things in balance" right? Well, it's true! There are many days as a food blogger when I stuff myself full of lobster, goat cheese balls, and cookie dough, but it's important to eat a well-balanced diet too...or so they say! If you've been following along, you may have seen my… Continue reading 12 yummy ways to VEG out!
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!
"Never underestimate the power of a grilled cheese sandwich." ~ Unknown Oh the simplicity and comfort of a grilled cheese sandwich! Am I right? Soo much happiness can stem from this glorious combination of bread, cheese, and butter. But somewhere in the last five years or so, grilled cheese went from being a toasted Wonder… Continue reading Where to Find Amazing Grilled Cheese in San Diego
"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!!!
"Eat your veggies!" How many times have you heard that phrase before? From a young age we get hammered to eat our vegetables, and to some degree, we all submit to that request, but how many people do you know, old and young, who eat Brussels sprouts? Admittedly, I didn't start eating Brussels sprouts until… Continue reading Eat Your Veggies!
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!