Category Archives: Eat

B is for Bakery

I have found a new favorite OC place — the 85 Degrees Bakery Cafe in Irvine. This bakery is inexpensive and amazing. I have never been a fan of Asian baked goods, mostly because my exposure has been limited to … Continue reading

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L is for La Sirena Grill

Please excuse that the posts are Laguna Beach-heavy this week. My parents were in town last week and since Laguna is our original home base in OC, we went back to many of our favorite haunts. La Sirena Grill is … Continue reading

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O is for Orange Inn

One of my favorite breakfast spots in the Orange County is the Orange Inn in Laguna Beach. I love to walk the Main Beach in Laguna in the morning and then head over to the Orange Inn for some fresh … Continue reading

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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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