Truffle Dumplings at Din Tai Fung (Glendale)

Truffle Dumplings at Din Tai Fung (Glendale)

Truffle Dumplings at Din Tai Fung (Glendale) Din Tai Fung opened it’s third Los Angeles branch last week, located at The Americana in Glendale. One thing that made this opening particularly exciting is the offering of truffle dumplings, the only Din Tai Fung location in the US currently offering them. In addition to offering truffle […]

Royal India Del Mar Lunch Buffet

Royal India Del Mar Lunch Buffet

Royal India Del Mar Lunch Buffet   While running errands a few weekends ago, we noticed that Royal India Del Mar is now open for lunch on weekends. It previously had served a lunch buffet on weekdays but was only open for dinner on weekends. The weekday lunch buffet is $9.99 per person. On weekends, […]

The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely)

The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely)

The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely) When I made the decision this past Fall to not wait in the 3+ hour line for the famous Cronut™ at Dominique Ansel Bakery, I didn’t think I would get a chance to taste the Cronut™ until another visit to NYC. However, I got my chance earlier this week. […]

Villa Manila

Villa Manila

Villa Manila Last week, Mr. K and I had dinner with Kirk of mmm-yoso and he suggested we meet at Villa Manila, a Filipino restaurant. This was the first sit-down Filipino restaurant Mr. K and I have been to in San Diego, since most of the ones in the area are fast food set-ups. It […]

Trader Joe’s February Edition

Trader Joe’s February Edition

Trader Joe’s February Edition Trader Joe’s came out with a new Fearless Flyer for February! So after reading the flyer cover to cover and marking way too many boxes in the grocery list, off I went to explore the featured offerings. Roasted Coconut Chips OMG. If you like coconut, you must try these. I can’t […]

Oscar’s Mexican Seafood

Oscar’s Mexican Seafood

Oscar’s Mexican Seafood Whenever people are visiting San Diego, they almost always ask me for fish taco recommendations. Mr. K and I actually don’t indulge in fish tacos that often. He loves them but I’m not as much of a fan. We have a few go-to spots, but I thought it was time we made […]

Girls’ Night in Cocktail Party and a Giveaway

Girls’ Night in Cocktail Party and a Giveaway

Girls’ Night in Cocktail Party and a Giveaway I recently had a small cocktail party with Daily’s Cocktails and invited a few of my closest girlfriends. I am also hosting a giveaway for a $100 gift card, details at the end of this post. I love spending time with Mr. K, but sometimes I just […]

Shin-Sen-Gumi Hakata Ramen

Shin-Sen-Gumi Hakata Ramen

Shin-Sen-Gumi Hakata Ramen Mr. K’s current favorite place for ramen is any of the Hakata ramen restaurants run by the Shin-Sen-Gumi group, with various locations in Los Angeles (they also have some restaurants that do Yakitori, Shabu, etc). What I particularly enjoy about it is the the fast service and the customized ordering. Our first […]

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu

Mission Chinese Food and ordering almost the entire menu What happens when you get together a group of 20 food enthusiasts, take them to a popular restaurant with a James-Beard award winning chef, and give them carte blanche to order whatever they want? They order almost the entire menu…twice. A few weeks ago, Mr. K […]

Wendy’s Pretzel Pub Chicken Sandwich

Wendy’s Pretzel Pub Chicken Sandwich

Wendy’s Pretzel Pub Chicken Sandwich Recently Wendy’s came out with a premium Pretzel Pub Chicken Sandwich. I am a fan of Wendy’s first pretzel product, the Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburger, so I was definitely curious to try out the newest pretzel offering. Appearance: My first impression out of the box was that this sandwich didn’t look […]