Farmers Bottega Epitomizes Farm-To-Table Fresh

Cha-ching! Mission Hills (one of my favorite “hang outs”) has scored yet another stellar victory on the San Diego dining scene! Any local foodie is well aware that the neighborhood of Goldfinch and W. Washington is no stranger to star eateries. Local restaurateur/chef Alberto Moreale added another star to this list when he recently debuted Farmers Bottega, a farm-to-table style…

My Favorite Things – 2

  I love receiving notices about new posts from awesome blogs which I subscribe to. One such blog is titled ‘Authentic Luxury Travel’. Now, while my budget these days has eliminated most things ‘luxury’, I still love to live vicariously through others whose travel budgets are, well, bigger. Writer and trip planner Elizabeth Hansen has a lovely way…

San Diego Sunset

This is How You Deck the Hills

Any friend of mine is well aware that I’m an ardent fan of San Diego’s Mission Hills district. So naturally, I grabbed my friend Karen recently and headed to the hills for some Christmas cheer. This is how such a celebration works best: 1. Find a couple of seats at the wickedly cool bar at the The Patio On…