Food and Drink

Pan Dulce, Grande Style: Is It Really Better?

Earlier this week I went shopping at Pancho Villa's Market with a friend who knew her way around the Mexican grocery store better than I did. She shared a great tip- if you like pan dulce, try the larger version sold as "Concha Grande," that look like a monster Pan Dulce. Dee Dee says that… Continue reading Pan Dulce, Grande Style: Is It Really Better?

Food and Drink · Tourism Adventures

Girls’ Day Out #2- Frutilandia and more!

In June I went exploring Liberty Station with one of my most favorite friends- two moms on the loose having a lot of fun! Six months is way too long to wait. Time for another "field trip," this time with Dee Dee and Suzanne, friends from our church's Bunco Club. Incidentally, Bunco Club needs to be… Continue reading Girls’ Day Out #2- Frutilandia and more!

Food and Drink

You expect me to believe you’ve never eaten Funyuns?

I thought it was really funny that Yesterday's Pearls Before Swine comic was about Funyuns, ha. My dad, about a week ago, stated that he's not eaten Funyuns before. This, coming from a man who never met a salty snack he hasn't liked. The apple didn't fall far from the tree, either, I LOVE any… Continue reading You expect me to believe you’ve never eaten Funyuns?

Food and Drink

156,000 Calories + Fresh Tortillas = A New Kind of Happy

Pancho Villa Market is where you can head in San Diego for freshly made tortillas. We are out of torts, so, here I am. Instead of a usual post-grocery shopping snack of little,street-style carne asada soft tacos, today I'm looking for something different. The fabulous woman behind the counter and I combined our Spanish and English… Continue reading 156,000 Calories + Fresh Tortillas = A New Kind of Happy