I’m no expert at cooking, but I definitely make an attempt! So this week, I adventure out to try making pho from a crock lot. How hard can it be right? The little crock pot does all the work right? I found the recipe here from Wandering Chopsticks! First, gather all the ingredients and place […]

The time has come to try the famous uncle tetsu Japanese cheesecake! There was no line on a Monday afternoon. The pie is delicious! The first bite was soft and creamy. Absolutely delicious! The cakes are made fresh from the oven. The cake was still warm when I took a bite! I would say the […]

Tastunoya has made its way to Old town Pasadena! This is my second visit at this location and the service has improve since my last visit.  The restaurant closes in between for lunch and dinner, so best to wait before it opens. The restaurant does not maintain a waitlist instead they take the next customers […]

Mabo tofu ramen One of many ramen establishments in Little Tokyo (in downtown Los Angeles) is Mr. Ramen. It sits a few doors down from the famous tonkotsu restaurant.  I have been coming to Mr. Ramen for years. The soup does not disappoint, but don’t expect tonkotsu soup base. They specialize in soy sauce or […]

This place is a missed for me. This is my second visit to this location and it did not impress me one bit. The noodles were soggy, along with the soup that was ok. (Nothing to rave about) However, the service was fine. They provide water down flavored tea. The decor is cute, but that’s […]

About a couple weeks ago, I went up North with family and friends to visit the Bay Area. While we were there, we stop in the little town of Berkeley. If you have never been there, it is such a cute little city tuck away near San Francisco. (Definitely worth a trip up there. The environment […]

Bustling with hipsters at every corner, Highland Park does not fall short of places to check out. This weekend, I headed over to Berry Bowl located on York Boulevard. This is where the locals hangout to grab a refreshing bite or drink. I saw plenty of bicyclists and folks who finished exercising enjoying one of […]