Breakfast/ Dinner

Good Eats

Morning!

Hope you all had a great Saturday night. Dinner was delicious! We went to a restaurant here in Santa Rosa called John Ash & Co...I highly recommend it. πŸ™‚

Delicious vino:

IMG_2905

Yummy mushroom soup—

IMG_2906

(sorry for the blurry pic!)

And I had the special, which was this delicious salmon topped with rock shrimp on top of a blend of Israeli couscous and quinoa. SO good!

IMG_2910

Gosh, that wine though…….love me some Ridge Zin. It was unbelievable.

Dinner ended up being quite a long event and we actually missed the movie….sad! I really wanted to see it, too. Next time!

This morning I met a friend for brunch at Bruno’s on 4th. I love this little place! We ate some fruit to start—

IMG_2911

And I had one of my favorites that I probably only eat, like, once a year….eggs benedict!

IMG_2912

It’s just so good. And now I am stuffed to the brim but have a very happy belly indeed. πŸ™‚

***

Bout to go grocery shopping, hit the gym and catch up on my emails. Have a relaxing Sunday!

You Might Also Like

39 Comments

  • Reply
    Jocelyn
    December 13, 2009 at 11:13 am

    mmmm eggs benedict so good! Happy SUnday!

  • Reply
    Kelly Michelle
    December 13, 2009 at 11:38 am

    Your food looks delicious as always but I have to ask… do you get sick of eating out all the time? It is awesome for the blog and food interest but I know you have been eating out A LOT since you moved to Cali and personally when I go on vacation or something where I have to eat out all the time I actually get pretty sick of it! I just want to go home and eat something simple, does this happen to you?

    Also, eating out is very expensive! Do you get free meals in exchange for putting the links and reviews on your blog?

    • Reply
      jenna
      December 13, 2009 at 11:42 am

      Kelly Michelle,

      I love eating out! Sometimes I do crave something simple but eating out is a lot of fun. Unfortunately, no, I don’t get any free meals really. I wish!

  • Reply
    Hillary @ Nutrition Nut on the Run
    December 13, 2009 at 11:38 am

    I LOVE John Ash & Co – yummm. You are just the little restaurant-goer now, aren’t ya? : ) Enjoy your relaxing Sunday.

  • Reply
    amanda
    December 13, 2009 at 11:40 am

    I love mushroom soup! My best mushroom soup ever was in Warsaw, Poland.

  • Reply
    Matt
    December 13, 2009 at 11:45 am

    I am so jealous of the food you eat over there!

  • Reply
    Jessica @ How Sweet It Is
    December 13, 2009 at 11:53 am

    Dinner looks amazing!

  • Reply
    Carolyn
    December 13, 2009 at 11:57 am

    Oh, my gosh!! You’ve got to stop posting these fantastic food photos.

  • Reply
    Jenna
    December 13, 2009 at 12:01 pm

    both places look great!

  • Reply
    Lauren
    December 13, 2009 at 12:03 pm

    Lovely meals!

  • Reply
    Lauren
    December 13, 2009 at 12:07 pm

    I’ve always wanted to try eggs benedict, but never have. That looks slam-tastic!

  • Reply
    Marisa (Loser for Life)
    December 13, 2009 at 12:12 pm

    Eggs benedict is my absolute favorite special occassion breakfast!

  • Reply
    Katie
    December 13, 2009 at 12:22 pm

    Eggs benedict….drooool

    New music, food, fitness + giveaway – http://katiechangesforkatie.blogspot.com/

  • Reply
    rebecca lustig
    December 13, 2009 at 12:31 pm

    I’m so glad you had a pleasant evening filled with deliciousness!

    Our Sundays are looking very similar– enjoy!
    bec xo

  • Reply
    Chelsea (Chelsea's Chew and Run Fun)
    December 13, 2009 at 12:39 pm

    I love egg’s benedict. Such a classic and delicious brunch dish. Also, your dinner looks outstanding! Love the shrimp/quinoa blend.

  • Reply
    Vanessa (Last Night's Leftovers)
    December 13, 2009 at 12:42 pm

    I haven’t had eggs benedict for years! Yum. πŸ™‚

  • Reply
    Lisa (bakebikeblog)
    December 13, 2009 at 12:56 pm

    ooooh those eggs ‘benny’ look great! A nice treat every now and then πŸ™‚

  • Reply
    lindsay
    December 13, 2009 at 12:57 pm

    I just love eggs benedict. Yours looks fabulous, and so does your dinner from last night!

  • Reply
    eatmovelove
    December 13, 2009 at 1:10 pm

    Can somebody tell me what’s in Eggs Benedict?!! Haha – I love eggs but never made them this way.
    Also, if anyone is interested in the secrets to living stress-free, check out my blog – haha – from Dr.Oz himself πŸ˜‰
    Cheers.

  • Reply
    Sam (Merit to the Carrot)
    December 13, 2009 at 1:23 pm

    Now that, my friends, is an eggs Benedict!

  • Reply
    Cait (Cait's Plate)
    December 13, 2009 at 1:27 pm

    Oh my gosssssh! That eggs benedict looks to die for!!!

  • Reply
    Rosey Rebecca
    December 13, 2009 at 1:35 pm

    I loves Eggs Benedict! I usually order it without the sauce though so I guess it’s not really a true eggs benedict!! I love going out to breakfast too! πŸ™‚

    I am giving away a pound of gingerbread coffee from a local coffee shop on my blog if you want to check it out:
    http://roseyrebecca.com/2009/12/13/uncommon-grounds-gingerbread-coffee-giveaway/

  • Reply
    kristi (sweet cheeks)
    December 13, 2009 at 1:39 pm

    Great breakfast! Sometimes you just gotta go for it. πŸ˜‰

    Have a great Sunday Jenna!

  • Reply
    Light Delight with TouTou
    December 13, 2009 at 1:54 pm

    that Eggs Benedict looks soooo yummy. what a comfort food πŸ˜€

  • Reply
    diana(mymarble rye)
    December 13, 2009 at 2:20 pm

    salmon makes me weak in the knees…so does brunch. I want to make brunch a LEGAL must in the states.

  • Reply
    Jenny
    December 13, 2009 at 4:26 pm

    Gorgeous food you’ve been enjoying! Sounds like dinner was worth missing a movie for πŸ˜‰

    Hope you had a nice Sunday!

  • Reply
    Katy @ These Beautiful Feet
    December 13, 2009 at 4:39 pm

    The dinner and brunch look amazing! That is some richly intense eggs Benedict. At least you had fruit before, it negates any unhealthiness of the actual meal..right?

  • Reply
    Jil
    December 13, 2009 at 5:28 pm

    I can see how you’d have such a happy belly! Amazing eats! That fruit plate is practically calling to me through the page. haha

  • Reply
    lz
    December 13, 2009 at 5:32 pm

    Wow Jenna, it sounds like you had an absolutely fantastic day! Your meals look incredible!

  • Reply
    Ava
    December 13, 2009 at 5:34 pm

    Hi,
    I’ve been reading your blog for a while now but this is the first time I’m commenting (I don’t know why but I’ve been feeling braver in this respect lately). I just wanted to tell you that you’ve really been an inspiration for me as I recover from my eating disorder. I really want to thank you for reminding me nearly every day that food deserves to be enjoyed and that while it’s important to live a healthy lifestyle, we should never fear amazing food because we don’t know exactly what’s in it, etc. I’m already 17, but I hope that one day I can be like you (but obviously first I need to get to the point where I’m not incredibly anxious while eating out).

    Thanks,
    Ava

  • Reply
    Kris
    December 13, 2009 at 6:02 pm

    Mmmm…those eggs look amazing. I haven’t had eggs benny in ages, but now I’ve got a craving!

  • Reply
    Emma Ruth @runningonoats
    December 13, 2009 at 6:25 pm

    looks like a great meal and breakfast! love love going out to breakfast!

    did this dinner involve a new boy??:)

  • Reply
    anon
    December 13, 2009 at 6:53 pm

    who is your dinner date?

    • Reply
      jenna
      December 13, 2009 at 7:33 pm

      hahahahahaha no comment πŸ˜‰

  • Reply
    Tania @ Moment Anew
    December 13, 2009 at 7:20 pm

    LOL!!! The last two posters aren’t being very subtle! LOLOL Poor Jenna, you KNOW it’s cause we all care!! πŸ™‚

  • Reply
    Paula
    December 13, 2009 at 7:38 pm

    Oh but life is to short but to have eggs bennidict once a year. It is my ultimate favorite πŸ™‚

  • Reply
    Kristen @ Change of Pace
    December 14, 2009 at 5:56 am

    My mom makes me eggs benedict twice a year. After Easter and after Christmas… Only to use the leftover ham. It’s comforting to me because my mama makes it πŸ™‚

  • Reply
    Karla
    December 14, 2009 at 7:06 am

    I love breakfast foods!
    Eggs benedict are delicious!

  • Reply
    Kim
    December 16, 2009 at 2:50 pm

    Your dinner looks delish! And as someone who lives in NYC, I’ll say there are many times when eating out can’t be helped. So excited for you that you are having such a great time out there!

    And see The Blindside!! It’s one of my fave movies this year. I’m hoping to see it again with fam this Christmas. So good!

  • Leave a Reply