Places to Eat on Oahu

Aloha foodies!  Hawaii definitely made it to one of my top places to get my grub on.  I definitely gained some LBS on this trip but it was so worth it.  Here are my recommended list of places to eat when visiting Oahu.  Stay tuned for another post on a list of activities to do […]

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Simple Spaghetti Squash Recipe

A healthy alternative to pasta noodles! In addition – easy, inexpensive, and takes less than an hour to make. I went to the local market and spent only $14 and it’s great for two people plus leftovers. Sounds like a win-win situation. Ingredients Squash Fresh parsley Garlic Meat sauce Ground beef Olive oil Salt Pepper […]

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Easy Vietnamese Spring Rolls Recipe

Is it spring rolls or is it summer rolls?  Here is my quick thought on that – I call it “spring” rolls because I think of spring as a fresh season with greens.  Hence, the fresh greens in the rolls.  “Summer” rolls reminds me of the hot weather – so I think of the egg […]

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Valentine’s Day at Home

For our fifth Valentine’s Day – we decided to celebrate it at home for a change. Don’t get me wrong, I love to dress up and go wine and dine at fancy restaurants. However, due to our hectic work schedules lately, I’ve never wanted to be such a homebody until now. My fiancé made steak […]

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The Big Apple

I have been to New York City several times but never on a spontaneous trip. My friend, Thanh texted me just two days prior, asking if I wanted to go. Without any hesitation, I booked my bus ticket. I’ve driven into NYC, taken the MegaBus, and flew into JFK airport. But this time – I […]

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Las Vegas Deliciousness

In-N-Out (1960 Rock Springs Dr.) This burger joint is only available on the Pacific coast, so it’s a big deal for east coast people like me. I gave it a try with the double-double animal style! The burger and the fries came in generous portions, good for those with a big appetite. Overall, it’s a […]

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