February 11, 2020

Grand Central Market combines exotic foods and animated people in a way that makes you appreciate the diversity of Los Angeles.  In our lunchtime visit to the popular market, my friend and I visited four of the food stalls. 

At first, very overwhelmed by the crowds and countless food options, we had no idea where to stop.  When we saw signs for pasta, sandwiches, and pizza we were drawn t...

January 31, 2020

This past Saturday I went on the Vintage Orange county walking food tour with my mother.  This tour was compiled of nine different food and shopping stops where we would get a sample of each of their signature menu items or a special promotional item.  Throughout our journey, our tour guide, Kimberly, was telling us different historical facts about everything that we passed.

The first sto...

September 25, 2019

     With boba spots arising everywhere in Los Angeles, the owners have grown to compete with each other using various strategies, including variants of the beloved tapioca pearls or even the presentation of the drinks.   

I went to four different places to see what the hype was all about from Azusa to La Verne.  

Ding Tea in La Verne had high-quality golden boba.  They...

May 7, 2019

     The Renaissance Pleasure Faire is one giant outdoor era convention filled with magic and allure.  The Faire transports you into the time of the Renaissance, from the delicious food, the thrilling shows, the magical shops, and even the in character workers.  At the Faire you can see many different types of shows and demonstrations.

     My favorite is the glass making demons...

March 21, 2019


Just imagine: it’s a Friday night, your friends want to go out, eat, and have a good time. Well, let me just save you the thirty minutes you will have spent searching for places to eat on google.

     Go to Warehouse Pizza. It’s in Downtown La Verne and the prices aren’t too bad. For two orders of garlic sticks, a side salad, a soda, and one small one topping pizza, it was only $25....

December 30, 2018

     As the holidays come to a close, what better way to unwind from the holiday spirit than creating delicious treats that can be shared with friends and family?

     There is an abundance of DIY holiday treat recipes on the internet, but I was able find three creative and fun treats to make. Brownie christmas trees, marshmallow reindeers, and rice crispy Christmas trees are the tre...

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