Minty Photography Update

I’ve written a few posts about photography. Mostly about my learning curve and struggles. I am still on the fence about a new camera though the desire is pretty strong when I view… Continue reading

Noir Food & Wine

Last Friday, the Gay Boyfriend and I checked out Noir Food & Wine along with a friend. I had been thinking about going to revisit Elements Kitchen but the Gay Boyfriend wanted to… Continue reading

Step Back into Old World Glamour: Petrossian

Some time ago, I met Chef Ben Bailly and intended to try out Petrossian. I really wanted to go after reading Gastronomnom’s post. Last Wednesday, I grabbed a couple of people and we… Continue reading

Ramen Run in Torrance

The Noodles Partner and I invite you to tag along as we go for our Ramen Run in Torrance. RSVP Via Facebook here. Saturday, May 22 starting at 11:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Shisen… Continue reading

Exploring Tamales & MacArthur Park Crawl

Some time ago, I tried to do a tamales crawl but it turned out that was a particularly bad weekend with the fires. There were ash and smoke in the air and we… Continue reading

One Bowl Meals: Cham, Lemongrass & Ramenya

Despite my many recent multi-course meals, there’s nothing like a simple one-bowl meal. Recently, I tried out Cham for the first time and had some happy return visits to Lemongrass and Ramenya. Cham… Continue reading

Successful Sexy Singles Soiree

In January 2009, the Vixen and I threw our first Sexy Singles Soiree and it was such a success that our friends and even complete strangers urged us to do it again. After… Continue reading

Traditional Taco Trucks Taste-Off: El Chavo VS La Estrella

After roller derby last Saturday, I smelled the delicious tacos on the street corner but I have yet to try that tacos table because I usually go by myself to derby and I… Continue reading

Minty Loves Mendo: Contest

It’s no secret I love Mendocino Farms in DTLA. And now they’re opening one in Marina del Rey. Join me next Tuesday, April 27  from 6:30 to 8 p.m. for an exclusive pre-opening… Continue reading

Vis a Vis with Cube, Vizzi & World Fare

There are just some days where things come together. Originally my Saturday consisted of just roller derby. I wanted to take a friend out for his birthday since he expressed to me how… Continue reading