Food and Drink

San Diego Ramen Scene- Ikura Sushi & Ramen, Scripps Ranch

Ikura Sushi & Ramen just opened up last month in the Poway/Scripps Ranch area of inland San Diego. Do a Yelp search on the restaurant and the top two comments are: Yea! Now we don't need to drive all the way to Kearny Mesa and Convoy Street for our ramen fix! Try the Tonkotsu Ramen, it… Continue reading San Diego Ramen Scene- Ikura Sushi & Ramen, Scripps Ranch

Food and Drink

The Upshot: Half the Family = Half the Bill

Plans for a nice family dinner at a favorite Japanese restaurant just didn't materialize in the way I had hoped for.  I haven't seen the teens much lately, which sometimes is NOT a bad thing- am I right, fellow moms of teens??? However, I do enjoy these people an overwhelming majority of the time. There are subjects… Continue reading The Upshot: Half the Family = Half the Bill

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New Menu Monday- Carnitas… from Heaven!!

Pulled pork is fabulous in the crock pot; sprinkle a lot of onion and garlic powder, salt and pepper on a pork shoulder butt and 4-8 hours later you have a magnificent meal. With BBQ sauce for the meat, we round it out with a baked sweet potato and maybe green beans. We all love… Continue reading New Menu Monday- Carnitas… from Heaven!!