Dating in LA Sucks, Part V

It’s been a while since I last posted in my Dating in LA Sucks series, I really didn’t have too much to add to the conversation. Dating just sucks in general. We all… Continue reading

Santa Monica Food: Fraiche, Anisette, Stop’n Cafe

I was in Santa Monica quite a bit last month. First I was doing a little recon for my Hot Bartender Crawl. We were originally going to stop into Musha but they were… Continue reading

Santa Monica Farmers’ Market

The Wednesday Farmers’ Market in Santa Monica is legendary. Chefs congregate and often have said they buy from this particular Farmers Market. The spin off, the Saturday Market was much more low-key. Perhaps… Continue reading

Brunching in Silver Lake: Malo

Okay, picture this- brunch. Now imagine, Mexican food. Now think back to brunch. Are you thinking heavy and greasy? Well, then you’re not thinking of Malo. I was surprised how lovely and light… Continue reading

Los Balcones del Peru

Last week, I met up with a friend for lunch at Los Balcones del Peru. I had only been there one other time after a sake tasting next door at K&L. I remember… Continue reading

The People’s Cocktail Competion at Drago Centro

Judgment arrived for the four finalists of the Drago Centro cocktail contest called the People’s Cocktail. The winning cocktail would included on the new summer menu. Four weeks. Four finalists. Four judges. I… Continue reading

Jitlada: Can you handle the spice?

If you read my original Jitlada post, you would know that I’m not a huge spice queen. I like just a little bit but otherwise, I can be a wimpy crybaby. Still, it… Continue reading

Venice: Piccolo Restaurant

Piccolo Restaurant recently underwent an expansion. A friend and I dropped by a couple of weeks ago to check it out. She had previously been there before for dineLA and told me how… Continue reading

Banchan Crazy: Genwa

Korean food is my favorite food at the moment. I love all the banchan, the little side dishes that come with a meal. And although I enjoy a good all-you-can-eat grub fest, I… Continue reading

Return to the Ox

The last time I was at Lazy Ox Canteen, it was when they received their LA Times review. The restaurant already had a lot of buzz in the foodie community but now it… Continue reading