Posts tagged ‘lunch’

January 16th, 2014

Blackberry & Gorgonzola Salad with Mixed Berry Vinaigrette

by Chrissy

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It’s FRIDAY! We made it! You deserve a cookie. I know I do. This week has been straight up grueling. I am fairly positive I have 4 jobs right now. It’s only a season of transition so I’m trekking, but I’m excited for the day when I can streamline all of it into one.

You could probably tell by the pics, but a lot of berries are involved in the making of this fresh and healthy salad. I guess another … Read more...

November 18th, 2013

Café Japengo: New Bento Boxes {Review}

by Chrissy

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We’ve eaten at Café Japengo a couple of times now and they never fail to satiate our appetite, impress our palate, provide prompt attention and warm service.

You can see the amazing and beautiful dinner entrees from our first experience, here.

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Cafe Japengo, is known and awarded for “Best Sushi in San Diego 2013,” but their Asian fusion cuisine also offers a solid variety of other options. Newest to the menu is the Bento Box Lunch Special (available … Read more...

October 10th, 2013

Sweet Potato & Broccoli Veggie Patties

by Chrissy

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These patties. They are deeeelicious!

Broccoli and cheese reminds me of childhood. I bet that’s because I probably wouldn’t eat my broccoli without some a ton of cheese melted over top.

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And I bet I’m not the only one who held this unspoken requirement.

I’ve grown up since then and dearly love my veggies, raw and plain or cooked and seasoned. Although I don’t need the cheese, it sure makes my heart happy! These patties are savory, slightly sweet and … Read more...

September 17th, 2013

Roasted Corn & Hatch Chili Salad

by Chrissy

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This salad is every bit as refreshing as the pictures look.

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Served slightly warm, if eaten right away or chilled and saved for the next day, this salad is simple and perfect for a warm summer evening.

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We aren’t ready to admit the Fall season is here, so we’ll be snacking on this type of food for the next couple of weeks, in the sunny 80 degree weather.

In fact, if I get one more email about it being sweater … Read more...

August 21st, 2013

BBQ Chicken Salad {with Avocado Lime Dressing}

by Lauren

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If you follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram you may have noticed that we were featured on San Diego Living again on Monday. We always have so much fun doing that! Click here to watch if you missed us.

We made three different kinds of lunchables as part of a back to school segment and they were a hit. We did not let them go to waste and took them for lunch, just like the kids.

These were … Read more...