Author Archives: sharon

Coconut Muffins (Recipe)

A old recipe I found digging through the archive. I found this recipe I made about 7 years ago, back in 2007.  I had been baking muffins all morning long and made about two dozen muffins. They are absolutely tasty and delicious. This time I didn’t do any alternations with this recipe. I made it just […]

True foods kitchen (old Pasadena)

I am not much of a eater of American food, unless its fries but this place is pretty good. A lot of the food is responsible source which is great. A lot of it felt pretty healthy. We ordered pizza and a wrap. Both were delicious! 168 W Colorado Blvd Pasadena, CA 91105  

Din Tai Fung (Arcadia)

This probably one of my favorite places to eat. Since the food is usually pretty consistent. However, the line can get pretty long.    400 S Baldwin Ave Ste 231 Arcadia, CA 91007  

Crock Pot Pho (Vietnamese beef pho)

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 […]

Uncle Tetsu Japanese cheesecake (Santa Anita Mall)

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 Ramen (old town Pasadena)

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 […]

Mr Ramen (Little Tokyo) 

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 […]