As someone who grew up in America her whole life, I have discovered that so many citizens and Americans in this city pride on a voracious appetite. Hearing someone boast that their hunger never sleeps or that they can eat a whole horse is nothing new. This doesn’t apply to just Western countries either–I know … More How to Deal With an Irregular Appetite
I could not resist holding back my current foodie favorites from the blog! My highs have changed and there are so many new awesome things that I’ve been a fanatic about nowadays. Some of these things might actually bring some new kind of content on my social media and blogging platforms, so read on if you … More Latest Foodie Obsessions 2 (with an Earth Angel Pantry Review)
Dear [insert every Indian buffet in Los Angeles], We need to talk. My wallet’s having a hard time right now, and every time I open it, I seem to turn my head towards you and wonder if it’s upset because of something you’ve done. I know it can’t talk to me but I know for a fact that … More A Letter to Every Indian Buffet
From a post a while ago, I went to Vinh Loi and had fried rice for dinner and breakfast the next morning. Turns out the rice I thought was pure whole grain brown rice was white rice smothered in seasoning. Oooooooooooooooops. I didn’t find out just by looking at some strangely pale and thin grains, but also … More Breaking Abstinence
Okay. OKAY, I cheated! It’s been a year, I know, I’m awful. A year. A year?! Das right folks. I don’t do cheat days or meals. I live by a 99.9% rule of healthy eating and try my best to stick to complete abstinence of processed sugars and white carbs and such. But once in a while … More When Cheating is Okay
‘Tis the final day of the “No Label” Challenge! Thanks to avoiding unhealthy food labels for a week, I’ve been preparing my own meals more frequently and have become a better chef! From exploding eggs in a microwave and burning tea, I can now make the perfect oatmeal and create the best seasonal veggie salad. The best part is that … More Last Day of the “No Label” Challenge + Trip to Corner Bakery
Good day, errbody! As I have said in my last post, I took on the challenge to eliminate all labeled or pre-packed foods for a week! Yesterday was as if I were preparing for Ramadan–I rid all of my favorite packaged treats–Trader Joe’s Chocolate Acai Powerberries, thinkthins and Enlightened Ice Cream coffee bars (but I’m sure my sister … More Full Rules and Day 1 of the “No Label” Challenge!