Carmelitas and Tablehopper

Dined at the delicious Carmelitas last night (Sunrise & F.O. Blvd) for the first time at that location. I loved the quirky décor and the attentive staff, however I was a little bit surprised by the final bill. One thing that bugged me was the lack of prices on the drink menu which resulted […]

Mince pies and carrot cake

My English husband can now sigh with contentment, for the Christmas season has truly arrived. He found boxes of Mr. Kipling deep filled mince pies at Cost Plus. We don’t remember them being there last year when we were on the hunt for Christmas crackers (don’t get me started). Anyway… Sacramento British expats take […]

French Fever at Le Petite Paris

I finally had a chance to browse through the midtown jewel box of a shop Le Petite Paris this past weekend. I say browse as I could maybe afford to buy a postcard but that’s about it. Owner Nicole has taken great care in selecting unique items for her store, including a […]