Mac and Cheese Addiction

I’m not one of those people who has to order mac and cheese everywhere. Sure, I enjoy it but I don’t crave it. I have watched the addictions of friends grow exponentially in… Continue reading

Fame Monster

I was reading about the recent lawsuit filed against Lady Gaga. An ex boyfriend of hers is suing her for obscene amounts of money. Seems the man feels she owes him tons of… Continue reading

Thai Boat Noodles Battle

Last month was National Noodles Month but The Noodles Partner and I celebrate nearly every week of the year. We have hit 5 Thai joints for Thai Boat Noodles in the past few… Continue reading

Checking Out Las Perlas

Walking into the month-old Las Perlas is like walking into a hacienda. I’ve never been to Mexico but I’ve seen enough films (and visited other tequila bars) to get the same vibe. I… Continue reading

Happy Hour at the Gorbals

On Tuesday, I asked AK if she wanted to go to Happy Hour at the Gorbals. Actually, I didn’t know if they did Happy Hour but luckily for us, they have 50% off… Continue reading

First Look at First & Hope

I swung by First & Hope for Caroline on Crack‘s party at First & Hope this past Monday. The supper club opens officially later this month on April 23. While we were there,… Continue reading

Minty April Crawl: Near Eastside Fish Tacos

A few months ago, I organized a fish taco crawl through El Monte.  On that crawl, my favorite was Taco N Tento with their handmade tortilla. There were some comments we were “too… Continue reading

Northern Chinese Beef Roll Crawl with the Uncouth Gourmands

When the Uncouth Gourmands asked me to organize a food crawl for them, I simply told them, “Yes. March.” This past Sunday, over 15 arrived ready to tackle on the Shandong beef roll.… Continue reading

Latin American Sweets Crawl

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun! StreetGourmetLA led a group of ladies on a genteel desserts crawl around L.A. We tried Colombian, Guatamalan, Chilean and Cuban desserts. We nicknamed it the Girls Just Wanna… Continue reading

March Radio Room at the Edison

Tonight is Radio Room at the Edison where they bring in guest mixologists for a special night of original cocktails. On the line up tonight are Simon Ford from Pernod Ricard (London/ New… Continue reading