One Ingredient Banana Ice Cream

A few weeks ago, I read an article on Serious Eats for a one ingredient banana ice cream recipe.  The recipe caught my eye of course.  How could one ingredient turn into ice cream? ...

Yellow watermelon

I picked up some yellow watermelon while grocery shopping the other day.  The yellow color looked so pretty that I decided to take out my camera and take some pictures before the slices were...

Irvine- Yu’s Garden

Yu's Garden5408 Walnut AveIrvine, CA 92604(949) 654-2366 While researching places to eat in Irvine, I came across Yu's Garden, a restaurant that is supposed to specialize in Taiwanese dishes.  Boyfriend and I only had...

Sasa Dango

While browsing Nijiya market, I picked up some sasa dango.  This is the first time I've seen them at Nijiya and the first time I've tried one.  I loved the colors and how they...

Parkhouse Eatery

Parkhouse Eatery4574 Park BlvdSan Diego, CA 92116(619) 295-7275 www.parkhouseeatery.com There's a list of breakfast/brunch places in San Diego that I have been wanting to try.  But the list rarely gets smaller because I don't...

Pandan Flavored Soy Bean Pudding

It was so hot here in San Diego this past weekend that my baking plans flew out the window.  Instead, I indulged on sweet treats of ice cream, lots of different fruit, and pandan...

Irvine- A&J Restaurant

A&J Restaurant14805 Jeffrey Rd, #DIrvine, CA(949) 786-3585 Boyfriend and I took a road trip to Irvine this weekend to visit some friends and eat some yummy food.  I've been craving beef noodle soup and...

Starfruit

I saw some beautiful starfruit (also known as carambola) while grocery shopping this weekend (found them at Ranch 99).  While they were are on the pricey side, I couldn't resist buying one.  Usually I'll...

Quickly

Quickly 21265 Stevens Creek Blvd#210Cupertino, CA 95014(408) 873-1700 www.quicklyusa.com   During my visit home, Boyfriend came along with me since we were attending my friend's wedding.  I took him to the DeAnza Flea Market,...

Pretty manju

If you are a regular reader of my blog, you know that I just love buying mochi and manju from Nijiya market.  Some of my previous posts can be found here, here and here....