Tag Archives: Dessert

Sydney Chinatown: Taiwanese Breakfast and Paddy’s Market for Souvenirs

Australia – Day 14 – Sydney – Chinatown Our final full day in Australia! I didn’t plan anything to make sure we had some time to rest, pack, and do anything we may have missed.We spent the day re-visiting a few local places. We started our day by heading out to the city (from Sydney […]

Division: Pok Pok and Salt & Straw Ice Cream (Portland, OR – Day 2 Part 3)

Portland, OR – Day 2 – Part 3 The rain was not too bad, so we decided to walk from Hawthorne to Division to have lunch at the very very famous Pok Pok then dessert at Salt & Straw. Both were on my must go to list. Pok Pok 3226 SE Division St Portland, OR […]

Soft Serve Ice Cream on a Cloud of Sugar from Aqua S – Sydney CBD

I read a lot of food blogs before leaving for Australia, but I realized that when I arrived I couldn’t remember very many of the many places I wanted to eat at. Lucky for me my Auntie had a few places up her sleeve. She lead us (like little baby chicks following mommy duck) through […]

Sydney Fish Market

Sydney Day 2 – Part 1 We talk about going to Australia one day all the time, but quite honestly was never really motivated to actually go (there are just so many other places to go to). But one motivating factor was my Auntie who is a pretty picky eater and after eating seafood in […]

Site Seeing: Circular Quay, Sydney Opera House, Chinatown, Darling Harbour Sydney

Sydney – Day 1 – Part 3 After all of the excitement of the Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb and lunch at Pancakes on the Rocks, it was finally time to actually go see some of the sites we viewed from the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. We walked from the Rocks to the Circular Quay, […]

iDessert by Jean-Philippe – Little Italy San Diego

I made my way to the Little Italy Farmers Market mainly to get some fresh sea urchin (uni) and then a friend reminded me that I wanted to check out iDessert by Jean-Philippe. It’s not part of the Little Italy farmers market, but it is located half a block away. Going to iDessert is not […]

My Oahu Hawaii Itinerary

My 2014 trip was an 8 night 9 day 2 island Hawaii vacation (and to attend my cousins wedding on the Big Island). With just a little over a week in Hawaii, it was going to be a tight trip if we wanted to visit more than 1 island. But because this was going to […]

Little Tokyo Los Angeles: Daikokuya Ramen etc.

Part 3 of 3 from my  Los Angeles day trip with my best friend V.  Check out Part 1 (in Monterey Park) and Part 2 (in Beverley Grove). We started the day in Monterey Park for breakfast, snacks, and dessert, headed west to the Beverley Grove area for more dessert and finally back tracked a little bit […]

Beverly Grove Los Angeles: Lady M Cake Boutique and Georgetown Cupcakes

Part 2 of 3 from my trip to Los Angeles day trip with my best friend V. We started the day in Monterey Park for breakfast, snacks, and dessert. We headed west to the Beverley Grove area for more dessert and after that, we headed to Little Tokyo for dinner.

Monterey Park: Har Lam Kee Restaurant, Aji Ichiban, Macchiato Cafe

I’m actually drafting this post as I plan my day trip to Los Angeles with my best friend. It all started with a request from V to go to Aji Ichiban for some asian snacks. The plan is a day trip to Los Angeles to Monterey Park, Beverley Grove, and then Little Tokyo. This is part […]