Posts Tagged ‘food’

City Love: Bangkok

I know that Ginet has recapped her trip with her hubby to Thailand recently, but I wanted to put my two cents in on how much I actually really love Bangkok! I was inspired to highlight Bangkok this month because of a friend’s post on Facebook about booking his tickets for the other “City of […]

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Eats Of Eden: New and Re-Newed

Hello friends!  With all the craziness of the holidays, I somehow found time to squeeze in some new and some not-so-new restaurants that I hope you will enjoy reading about and hopefully enjoying eating at one day! So my birthday was about a month ago, but I didn’t get to post about what my boyfriend […]

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City Love: Manila

This month’s City Love is dedicated to two of my most favorite things – Manila and Christmas! I was born and raised in Manila and migrated to California when I was 8 years old so there’s always been a strong connection to the Philippines and Manila. It’s home. And Christmas. Who doesn’t love Christmas? I […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving all! Thanksgiving is definitely my favorite holiday!  This photo was from last year.  I’ve been the head cook for the past few years, but today I’m celebrating at Justin’s grandma’s house in Vallejo.  I usually prep and cook mushroom gravy, hashbrown casserole, and then turkey with my dad.  Our main dish, however, is […]

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This year, Ginet and I decided to do a joint birthday celebration since we were both reaching milestone ages — 25 for me and 30 for her!  We planned it for last Friday (11/22) because she and Justin would be leaving for the SF Bay Area over the weekend.  Originally, we researched a bunch of […]

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Happy Birthday Mom!

Yesterday was my mom Marinette’s birthday.  We decided to have dinner the night before so Justin and I were able to celebrate with her since we headed to the bay area the morning of her birthday.  We had dinner at Fogo de Chao in downtown.  The restaurant is a traditional Brazilian steakhouse, which is basically an […]

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