Traveling Circus: Gott’s

Food is a huge thing for my family, and one of our favorites in the Napa Valley is Gott’s, in the former Taylor’s Refresher building on Hwy 128 (Main Street). Known for their burgers, fries, and shakes, there is nothing like stopping at Gott’s between wine tastings for a little fortification. We ordered a ton […]

Neighborhood Eats: More South Bay Lunching

I normally crave lunch from either end of the health spectrum – never in the middle. So when the ladies here start talking about lunch, I tend to waffle in my decision-making. Do I say we should eat healthy? Or should I give in to what everyone secretly wants and say burgers? Sometimes I accede […]

Traveling Circus: Convention Food

Today marks the start of one of the biggest pop culture events of the year, San Diego Comic Con. While many of my fellow nerds will be experiencing the sights and sounds of the San Diego Convention Center and its surrounding restaurants, I’ll be in Anaheim for SPOCOM, a giant car show featuring incredible imports, […]

Taste of Home: Burger Day

Magneto texted me one day, suggesting he make burgers for dinner because it was Friday and we’d had a pretty stressful week. I enthusiastically agreed, pleased that I wouldn’t have to make any more decisions once I got home from work. And then I had to make a decision. My coworkers were having some serious […]

Neighborhood Eats: Work Lunches – South Bay

I work at a production company located in the South Bay, just a few miles from the beach and on a stretch of a main street populated mostly by office buildings and shopping centers. We’re surrounded by food, but much of it is of the chain variety: Fleming’s, Houston’s, Johnny Rockets, Noah’s Bagels, Il Fornaio. […]