Allston Yacht Club in Echo Park

After UniqueLA, I headed off to see my friend’s new digs in Echo Park. It was kind of fun for me to show her around her new neighborhood. We wound up at Allston… Continue reading

UniqueLA: Great Shopping & Food

UniqueLA really stepped up their game this year with the inclusion of more food trucks and vendors. While strolling and enjoying the shopping, I came across Burlesque Bakery. I was attracted to the… Continue reading

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