Monthly Archives: September 2010

Y is for Yogurt

I know I’m the last one to know about this place– today I went to Yogurtland for my first time. I love it! If you’re not familiar with Yogurtland, it’s a yogurt store designed for control freaks. It’s DIY (almost) … Continue reading

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C is for Cafe Rio

Driving in Costa Mesa the other day,  I was thrilled to see a Cafe Rio sign shining out like a beacon of yumminess.  Cafe Rio is a Utah-based chain of Mexican restaurants with locations all over the West. The decor … Continue reading

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C is for Coleslaw (and Cornbread)

One of my favorite places to eat in Orange County is Bandera in Corona Del Mar. They offer classic American fare — rotisserie chicken, mashed potatoes, cornbread, ribs, steak– but kicked up a notch. Everything there is good but my … Continue reading

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G is for Groupon

Do you know about Groupon? I fell in love with it when I lived in New York. Groupon features a daily deal on the best stuff to do, see, eat, and buy in cities in the US and Canada. You … Continue reading

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B is for Blog Awards Nominee

It’s time for the annual  “You’ve Just Been Spotted” OC Blog Awards. These awards are sponsored by one of my favorite local blogs, Just Spotted. If you’re not familiar with it, be sure to check it out! It’s a great … Continue reading

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F is for Flip flops

I live in flip flops and so I’m always on the lookout for a comfortable, stylish pair. I still love my Havaianas but this summer I was converted to the Sanuk Yoga Mat Sandals. They are easily the most comfortable … Continue reading

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L is for Library

One of the things my brother told me when I moved down here was that I had to check out the main branch of the Newport Beach Public Library. He jokingly referred to it as an OC hot spot. He … Continue reading

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