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  • Food Mexico Travel

    A Weekend in Mexico City

    Last spring, Ke and I had had an awesome time visiting Mexico City with some close friends. While I had a blast during my first time in Mexico in Cabo San Lucas, I wanted to…

    December 29, 2018
  • Food

    Mini Matcha Cheesecakes

    It’s been a while since I took the time to bake and I’ve always wanted to try making mini cheesecakes. Due to my addiction to matcha, as seen here, I decided to make mini…

    October 7, 2017
  • Food Travel USA

    A Weekend in New Orleans

    For our anniversary, Ke and I decided to go to New Orleans! Neither of us had ever been and we were both so excited to stuff our faces with cajun food. Warning before you…

    September 17, 2017
  • Food

    Dinner at Mister Jiu’s

    There are always interesting new restaurants opening up in San Francisco and Mister Jiu’s was one of them on my list to try out. After some friends and I learned Mister Jiu’s offered a…

    February 19, 2017
  • Food Taiwan Travel

    Taipei Night Markets

    My favorite thing about Taipei, without debate, is the large amount of night markets spread throughout the city. No one does night markets like Taiwan.…

    August 14, 2016
  • Food

    Dinner at Keiko à Nob Hill

    For Ke’s birthday, I treated him to dinner at Keiko à Nob Hill, a Japanese influenced French restaurant a few friends had recommended. Keiko a Nob Hill is a really lovely, quaint restaurant with a small private…

    May 14, 2016
  • Food

    Dinner at La Folie

    For our third year anniversary Ke and I ate at La Folie, a restaurant known for having some of the best foie gras in San Francisco.  When we visited La Folie, they had a…

    October 25, 2015
  • Food

    Matcha White Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

    My obsession with matcha most likely began when I was an exchange student in Tokyo. My first introduction to matcha was Kit Kats followed by matcha pastries and ice cream! When I returned to…

    August 6, 2015
  • My Favorite Alinea Dish

    Dinner at Alinea

    During my stay in Chicago, I dined at Alinea to celebrate my fiance’s 30th birthday. Alinea is an absolute delight. From the moment we walked in, it felt as if we walked into a surreal,…

    July 13, 2015