Oct 31: Hallelujah Party


Hallelujah Party
“It happened one night”
October 31, 6-9pm at CCEA
Come and celebrate Jesus with us!  This year’s Hallelujah Party theme, “It happened one night,” is a chance to celebrate the miracle of the birth of Jesus.  Kids, dress up in your favorite costume and enjoy games, bounce houses, lots of candy, and fun fellowship.

5605 E. La Palma Ave., Anaheim, CA 92807 map

Oct 31: Block Party at Rose Drive Friends Church


This year instead of a Pumpkin Party we are having a BLOCK Party!
Featuring Orange County’s Gourmet Food Trucks, Line Dancing, Square Dancing, Multiple Bands, and for the kids… kid’s crafts, a cake walk, bounce houses, and Trunk O’ Treat! 
There will be something for every age!

*Overflow parking available in the St. Jude parking lot.
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Block Party Schedule:
 5:45 p.m.-6:45 p.m.  Line and Square Dancing
 Live in Concert:
        • 7:00 The Pedestrians
        • 7:30 CBU Bunnell Strings
        • 8:00 Volume IV
All Evening: Trunk o’ Treat, Bounce Houses, Cakewalk, Food Trucks, Funnel Cake, Wiki Wiki Shave Ice, and more! 

Orange County’s Gourmet Food Trucks:  Panfiniti (paninis & beyond), Crepes Bonaparte,  The California Grill Truck, and Brats Berlin

Oct 31: Friends Church Yorba Linda


Monday, October 31st
Free Admission
Friends Church Lower Campus Parking Lot
The most exciting night of the year is just around the corner, Friends Fun Fest!
We welcome kids of all ages to come in costume (no scary costumes or masks please).  
Lots of Fun to enjoy:
  • Free Game Booths
  • Food Trucks (see below)
  • Lots of Free Candy
  • Unlimitted Rides (With purchase of wristband)
  • Live Music
  • Tiny Tot Zone 
  • And More…
Food Trucks (beginning at 5:00pm)

Click Here for Directions to Friends Church

Unlimited Rides Wristbands
$7 at the event (cash, checks and credit cards accepted)

Barcelona on the Go: Lentil soup, Sirloin tacos, and Shephard’s Pie

My sister and guest blogger Becky underestimates Esteban from Barcelona on the Go….

Shephards Pie

Esteban from Barcelona on the Go really knows what his customers want to eat. That shouldn’t be much of a surprise considering he’s got a successful food truck cranking out consistent and amazing food.

Two weeks ago, he served a Spanish Shepherd’s Pie. It was served piping hot in its own individual container filled generously with a mixture of ground beef/lamb, peas, carrots and topped with mashed sweet potatoes and diced pancetta. I really hope he will serve it again because that dish easily ranked as one of my favorites on his menu (see photo above). At the time, he claimed he knew I was going to order it. I brushed his prediction aside, thinking that he could not possibly know me well enough.

This time around, I was about to place my order when he said, “I know what you are going to order.”

I paused for a moment and stared at him.
“Really?” I asked skeptically.
“Yes,” he grinned.
“Okay,” I challenged, “What am I going to order?”
“You’re going to order the soup,” he answered without a hint of hesitation in his voice.

He tweeted earlier that he was serving his chorizo and lentil soup for lunch. He doesn’t serve soup too often, but when he does, it’s always worth ordering.
Generous chunks of chorizo simmered with perfectly cooked lentils made this soup hearty and satisfying enough to get through any cold, dreary day. The soup was served with two pieces of garlic toast to complete the dish.
“Could I also add a sirloin taco to my order?” I asked.
His sirloin tacos with roasted corn salsa are one of his staple items that is another favorite of mine.
“Absolutely,” he said.
I bet he didn’t think I was going to order that.
On second thought, I bet he did.
Chorizo & Lentil Soup

Sirloin Steak Taco

Oct 29: Don a Vee Food Truck o Treat

Saturday October 29th from noon until 3:00 PM
Donavee Chrysler Jeep Orange County is having its annual FOOD TRUCK OR TREAT event with gourmet food trucks Pogi Boy and BaconMania!  There will also be candy and cake for the children along with a raffle for prizes such as a new Acer tablet computer hosted by the 95.9 The Fish street team.  Come down to enjoy good eats, treats, and a chance to win a new Acer tablet computer!