Chef Time #3: 3 Rounds with Instafood

Honestly, I thought, “how hard is it to bake an egg in an avocado?!” One day, I fell into the deep abyss of Instagram looking at food I would want to cook. I stumbled upon a picture of an egg baked in an avocado. Immediately, I knew that this was the next dish I wanted […]

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Ktown Hidden Gems #2: CottonHi

  As I mentioned in Ktown Hidden Gems #1, one of my favorite things about Koreatown is that just by walking around you discover so many different places and learn so many different things about where you live. Recently, I discovered CottonHi, which is an organic cotton candy and soft serve dessert place a few […]

Beginner’s Guide to Nashville

This past weekend, I escaped Los Angeles and headed to Nashville for the long weekend to celebrate my birthday with 207foodie. We didn’t really know what to expect, but we had a great time the five days we were there. Here are the must- dos for visiting Nashville: Try BBQ! Seriously, how can you go […]

Chicago’s Hidden Gluten Free Cafe

When you think of food in Chicago, you typically think of meat and potatoes, not a gluten free café. When one of my friends took me to Wheat’s End in December, I was in awe that such a place existed and that it was absolutely delicious. Before I went to Wheat’s End I knew that […]

Let’s Talk About Goats

2016 was a big year for the City of Chicago and goats. The Cubs FINALLY WON THE WORLD SERIES, breaking the curse of the Billy Goat, and it was the year I discovered Girl and the Goat and Little Goat. Girl and the Goat During my time home, I went to Girl and the Goat […]

Boozy Brunch

One of my favorite weekend pastimes is meeting friends for brunch. Last weekend I went to a place in Los Angeles called Messhall. I’ve been a few times, but this time was by far my favorite. First of all, the outdoor seating is super nice and they specifically sat us under a heating lamp to […]

SoCal Foodie

When people think of SoCal, most people don’t think about all of the delicious food that exists in Los Angeles. Seriously, one of the best parts of living here is all of the amazing food, and I love trying new places. The first place I love is one I’ve already blogged about, Salt and Straw. […]

Sometimes I Can Cook…

Since I graduated from graduate school, I have been trying to learn how to cook more. One of the dishes I wanted to master was stir fry with chow mein. This past attempt was my best one, and I was extremely surprised based on my track record. For the stir-fry, I used chicken, mushrooms, bean […]

Savory Sushi

Yesterday night, I tried a new sushi restaurant called Tsuri. It is located in West Hollywood, and it is phenomenal. I started with the Scallops and Unagi sashimi, and both were flavorful and made perfectly. For my main dish, I had the Alba Alba Roll. It has albacore, a garlic ponzu sauce, and cooked onions […]

Foodie Fun

As I am working on this blog, I keep realizing that I do not post enough about my foodie adventures. I love food so much, that I tend to eat things I know will make me sick. This is crazy I know, but I have to try everything. About a week ago, I went to […]