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