Starbucks’ Rainbow Drinks

Starbucks’ Rainbow Drinks

Starbucks’ Rainbow Drinks Have you tried Starbucks’ off-the-menu rainbow colored drinks that have been trending this summer? I couldn’t resist– I had to try them. I’ve documented my obsession with secret menu items before and these are just so pretty! I did some fairly thorough research on the drinks before trying them out, so if […]

Healthier Red Velvet Cake

Healthier Red Velvet Cake

Healthier Red Velvet Cake As a quick reminder for frozen yogurt lovers, tomorrow February 4, 2013, is National Frozen Yogurt Day. And Yogurtland is giving away free yogurt from 4-7pm! You can find out more on their website. I hope everyone had a great weekend. Mine was busy busy busy. But full of great food. […]

San Diego Night Market

San Diego Night Market

San Diego Night Market This past Saturday, San Diego had its own very first night market. Night markets are really popular in Taiwan and other parts of Asia. It’s always been one of my favorite things to do when I visit family in Taiwan. LA started doing them this summer and they were a huge […]

Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt

Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt

Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt   I get a kick out of watching desserts made with liquid nitrogen, so when I heard of the Sub Zero ice cream chain, I really wanted to check it out. Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt makes frozen yogurt and ice cream right in front of you using […]

Butter Mochi

Butter Mochi

Butter Mochi Hawaiian butter mochi is a soft, chewy cake with a tropical coconut flavor. It’s made with glutinous rice flour (so it’s gluten-free too). It’s a super easy cake to make from scratch. Butter mochi is one of my favorite mochi treats. It’s basically Japanese mochi but in cake form. It recently became popular […]

Mama’s Lu

Mama’s Lu

Mama’s Lu MaMa's Lu Dumpling House153 E Garvey AveMonterey Park, CA 91755(626) 307-5700 Another highlight of our Los Angeles food trip was Mama's Lu. Originally, Mama's Lu wasn't even a definite part of our itinerary. It was listed as a maybe. However, since last time when we tried to visit, it was closed, I decided […]

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken Tender, slow cooked chicken simmering in a honey garlic sauce. This is an easy and delicious meal. These last few days my kitchen has smelled wonderful because I’ve been making pot after pot of this. I’ve been testing out different versions trying to perfect this recipe and Mr. K has […]

Pitaya Plus Juice

Pitaya Plus Juice

Pitaya Plus Juice What is pitaya? I had no idea until I looked it up. Pitaya is the fruit of several cactus species, including dragonfruit. As a dragonfruit lover, I felt a little embarrassed not knowing this. Not only does dragonfruit look cool and exotic to match its name, it’s also considered a superfruit with […]

Fatima Restaurant

Fatima Restaurant

Fatima Restaurant Fatima Restaurant10125 Bandley DrCupertino, CA 95014(408) 257-3893 Every time Boyfriend and I have good beef noodle soup at some restaurant, Boyfriend always makes the comment that he wishes the beef noodle soup had the homemade noodles from A&J restaurant. After initially enjoying A&J, I no longer love it as much. I've found better […]