Litz: Singaporean Dreams

On Saturday, I was driving along Garvey Avenue in the San Gabriel Valley hoping to find a gem. I was aiming for Mama Lu’s for dumplings but somehow stopped a block away and… Continue reading

The Minty: On the Move

“You are the busiest person I know. Do you ever stay home and relax?” Admittedly, not really. I recently told a friend that I do like to veg. Sleep in. Read. Art it… Continue reading

LA Street Food Fest- February Minty Crawl

Originally, I planned a Meat on a Stick crawl for February but due to timing, I’m just going to glom onto the LA Street Food Fest. I’m going anyway and now I’m inviting… Continue reading

Musings on Food Photography

Yesterday, I heard about this great event, Phototasting at Checkers. I already have plans or else I would have tried to make it since lately I’ve been working on my food photography. Plus,… Continue reading

Surely, it’s a Sri Lankan Crawl!

This past Saturday, I gathered 12 others for a feast of Sri Lankan food. Most of us had never had it before. Along the tour, we also stopped by Sri Lankan Delight, a… Continue reading

Dots: Cupcakes, Cupcakes, Cupcakes

After the Sri Lankan crawl, I went to visit a friend who declared, “I need a cupcake.” We went in search of them. First, we stopped at Polkatots but they closed at 5… Continue reading

Burgers: Umami & Sonic – A Comparison

I give up on trying to claim I’m not a burgers chick. How could I have gone to Umami one night and then feel compelled to trying out the new Sonic Drive-In a… Continue reading

21 Choices: Nutter Butter Frozen Yogurt

After happy hour, we were fiending for dessert.  It was somewhat late, 9 p.m. and our choices were limited. I somehow sensed we were in for frozen yogurt. I was concerned about the… Continue reading

Maikobe: There’s got to be other things in Old Town Pasadena

Carina from UncouthGourmands asked what was she going to do last night and I replied, happy hour! She mentioned Maikobe for hot sake. Personally, I’m not into hot sake as I prefer to… Continue reading

Colori Kitchen: A Yearly Visit

Last year, I tried out Colori Kitchen for the first time in January. Service was an issue including giving away our table and the long wait for our meals without apology or clear… Continue reading