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Category: Food

Japanese Soufflé Pancakes

Japanese Soufflé Pancakes

My recent favorite recipe find has been the amazing Japanese soufflé pancake, which can be found here.    I can’t stress how delicious these pancakes are.  They remind me of a very light Asian cake.  They’re so delicious that I eat them with just fresh […]

Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Found!

Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Found!

It’s amazing how food brings back memories! I remember when I was in middle school, the home economics teacher had her students bake gigantic chocolate chip cookies and she would sell the cookies for $1 each as a fundraiser for the school.  I remember the […]

Best Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe Found!

Best Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe Found!

Have you ever been to Anthony’s Cookies in San Francisco or Berkeley? They have some of the most amazing cookies. I highly recommend going if you’re in the area. One of my favorite is their peanut butter cookie. Unfortunately, it’s not on their daily menu, […]

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 – Part II

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 – Part II

Don’t miss Part I of the college tour where I go over visiting UCLA, USC, and UC Irvine. UCSD UC San Diego is actually in La Jolla, CA. We made our way down to La Jolla for our next college tour. This is our second […]

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 Part I

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 Part I

This post is long overdue. After getting back from our trip, I got sick for nearly two weeks. I had a cough that lasted for a month. I’m finally feeling 100%! I thought my cough would never go away! Anyways, here is Part I of […]

Our Weekend – Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair and Apple Tart Tatin

Our Weekend – Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair and Apple Tart Tatin

This weekend was pretty low key for us. The highlight was seeing my youngest daughter’s expression when she saw Piggie and Gerald, the famous Mo Willems characters, at the Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair. She loves her Elephant and Piggie books and makes me read […]

Shopping Online for Asian Groceries – Review of Weee!

Shopping Online for Asian Groceries – Review of Weee!

Do you get excited when you get a delivery? Even though I’ve been using Weee! for almost a year now, I still get excited when I receive a package from them. Weee! is the largest online Asian grocery delivery company. I live in the San […]

Thai Food:  Pad See Ew Recipe

Thai Food: Pad See Ew Recipe

The Discovery of Thai Food I love Thai food!  My introduction to Thai food was a little restaurant in Berkeley call Cha-Am where my friends took me to when I was in college.  It was an extremely popular place on the Northside of Berkeley.  Before […]

Budget Croissants

Budget Croissants

Budget croissants? Is that an oxymoron? Croissants are like the sophisticated baked goods–unlike a common dinner roll after-all. But, yes! I have found some budget croissants! I love fresh-baked croissants! In Paris, the ubiquitous bakeries always have fresh-baked croissants and I still couldn’t get enough. […]

Normandy in Berkeley

Normandy in Berkeley

Living in the Bay Area, we are spoiled by all the variety of food offerings. Berkeley is no exception. We’re still discovering new food places as more and more new places pop up. Today, we ate at one of our favorite Thai restaurant, Imm Thai […]