This is a 3-part series on my best restaurant experiences, activities, and hotel stays during my vacation in balmy San Diego. La Pensione Hotel Good morning indeed! We woke up in the heart of...
I have one week remaining in Snap Kitchen‘s 21 Days for Good Challenge and so far, I’ve been feeling pretty dang fabulous. Looking back at my goals, I see that my energy level is...
I was in a desperate need of a break. The last time that we went on vacation was to Chicago in the smack middle of winter in 2013. This year, I needed some sun on my skin and sand between my...
I do Crossfit. I also love ice cream. And the two never conflict with one another. There’s a common misconception that all Crossfitters eat paleo. While I have friends that are on paleo diet, and I enjoy entertaining the idea of it, sugar, dairy, and wheat make up the foundation of my dietary pleasures.Read More
It’s been a little while since I’ve felt excited about a restaurant opening in Austin. LaV was probably the last debut that perked my interest. But when I was invited to Olamaie’s soft opening, my heart leaped a little.Read More
A week ago, I posted a video on Instagram of pandan ice cream churning in our ice cream maker. I received a few recipe requests, so here it is!Read More
What goes through your mind when you hear those words? Ask me 5 years ago and I’d answer: generic, uninspired, homogeneous. Today, I would say that it depends on who’s in the kitchen.Read More
This modern Italian eatery and wine bar on S. Lamar officially opened a few weeks ago. I had the opportunity to dine there with fellow writers and bloggers. At the media tasting, they showcased an array of reimagined offerings. Here’s a snapshot of what we sampled.Read More
It’s been some time since I’ve wielded my camera but dang did it feel good to whip it out. Click to see a photo series that I shot of Paul Qui in Austin for Eater’s Five Days of Meat event.Read More
I’m always keen to explore new-to-me spots in Austin. I rarely head up to The Domain because I usually only shop when I’m traveling, or I pick up my essentials from the outlets. This explains why you’ll never catch me Instagramming my outfits ;)Read More