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Vive La Tarte – San Francisco, CA

I stayed two nights with Peanut in her San Francisco abode. These were nights staying up late to talk, catch up, gossip, introduce new TV shows to one another. It was some much needed girl-time for the both of us. She introduced me to Vive La Tarte on my last morning with her. Vive La… Read More Vive La Tarte – San Francisco, CA

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The Lot Sunday Sterling Brunch (AYCE $35)- La Jolla, CA

I haven’t done a memorable brunch in some time. Weekends have come and gone so quickly this season. So I was beyond excited to try out The Lot Sunday Sterling Brunch in La Jolla on a beautiful Sunday morning. The Sterling Brunch takes place at The Lot movie center in La Jolla, California. I’ve walked… Read More The Lot Sunday Sterling Brunch (AYCE $35)- La Jolla, CA

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Cow By Bear (Sunday Brunch pop up) – San Diego

I’m seeing someone who earnestly tries to find new food adventures for dates. I was surprised when he said he got into a brunch event at a pop up named Cow By Bear. I wasn’t sure if I heard him correctly but he repeated: “Cow (like MOOOOOO). By. Bear (like ROOOARRRR)”.  Ok. Real funny. His sense… Read More Cow By Bear (Sunday Brunch pop up) – San Diego

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Big Catch Seafood House ( $45 AYCE Sunday Brunch)

My holy trinity in life consists of all F’s: Faith, family, and food friends. I was determined to visit my family in LA on Christmas Day. My mom is in love with a new restaurant called Big Catch Seafood House in Alhambra. It’s not even an Asian restaurant. We visited Big Catch some weeks ago… Read More Big Catch Seafood House ( $45 AYCE Sunday Brunch)

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Karl Strauss Brunch (Sorrento Valley)

I’ve been wanting to re visit the Karl Strauss Brunch for a few months now. My mom took me and Cdj in 2013 and we had an ok time. The all you can eat brunch comes with endless mimosas; a pint of beer; OR a flight of beer. You can’t choose all three but one… Read More Karl Strauss Brunch (Sorrento Valley)

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Champagne Brunch Cruise (via Vimbly.com) – San Diego, CA

I was approached by Vimbly some time ago to try out their website. They state ” Vimbly is the fastest way to book thousands of local activities, classes & date ideas — any of which can be booked directly with a best price guarantee. These include dance, cooking, glassblowing, pizza making, wine tasting, learning to DJ,… Read More Champagne Brunch Cruise (via Vimbly.com) – San Diego, CA

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Vessel Restaurant + Bar ($15 BOTTOMLESS Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar + Weekend Brunch)

San Diego is such a beautiful city to explore for brunches. We have the views, the weather, and enough towns in this city to find a nice brunch to try. But, when was the last time you saw a BOTTOMLESS Build your own Bloody Mary bar. Yeah, bottomless. Meaning you can go up as many… Read More Vessel Restaurant + Bar ($15 BOTTOMLESS Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar + Weekend Brunch)

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Oceana Coastal Kitchen (Sunday Champagne Brunch)

I figured out the secret(s) to having a successful Sunday brunch: you must like the company that is sitting next to you; there must be some sort of classy liqueur; and there must be an abundant amount of fresh seafood. Oceana Coastal Kitchen was my answer to ‘Brunch, where’ve you been all my life?’. Their… Read More Oceana Coastal Kitchen (Sunday Champagne Brunch)

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SEA & SMOKE ( Build Your Own Cinnamon Bun Bar Brunch )

I think people get sad about Labor Day weekend because it marks the end of summer or something. I honestly don’t know. Because, um, I don’t enjoy summers and the heat all that much. But, I had some fun activities planned for that long weekend so I was kinda excited. Girlfriends (all the single ladies… Read More SEA & SMOKE ( Build Your Own Cinnamon Bun Bar Brunch )

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Davanti Enoteca (Easter Brunch + $10 Build your own Bloody Mary Bar) – Del Mar, CA

DAVANTI ENOTECA – DEL MAR Easter is a meaningful holiday for me. I look forward to this particular Friday and Sunday each year. I was talking to my best friend Munchkin (MK) and we both reflected how this can season can be about so many different heart breaks and heart mends ( be it faith, love,… Read More Davanti Enoteca (Easter Brunch + $10 Build your own Bloody Mary Bar) – Del Mar, CA