Bay Area: Orange Tree Yogurt

Orange Tree Yogurt21267 Stevens Creek Blvd., Ste 310Cupertino, CA 95014orangetreeyogurt.com On my last visit home, I noticed a grand opening sign for Orange Tree Yogurt.  You would think with so many froyo places that this wouldn't interest...

Blueberry mochi cake

I’ve made strawberry mochi cake, cherry mochi cake, and now I finally got around to making a blueberry mochi cake. This recipe base for mochi is so easy to make and so versatile, next...

Matcha Green Tea Pound Cake

I found a recipe for green tea pound cake from Sarah The Baker Yoon on milk and honey cafe.  The beautiful green color of her cakes really caught my eye. I also loved her...

Izakaya Sakura revisit

Izakaya Sakura3904 Convoy St #121San Diego, CA 92184(858) 569-6151 It's been a while since I've been back to Sakura.  My previous posts can be found here and here. With little brother asking for sushi all...

Chocolate Banana Nut Bread

After my successful attempt at baking a banana nut bread, I found all these images of chocolate banana bread that looked delicious.  I’ve never eaten chocolate banana nut bread but I wanted to try...

Lychee

If I had to pick one fruit as my favorite…well, actually I wouldn't be able to choose just one fruit, as I love so many.  But lychee definitely ranks in my top five favorite...

Trend Restaurant

Trend Restaurant400 Moffett BlvdMountain View, CA My family used to rave about the authentic delicious Sichuan dishes served at Trend.  I never got to visit it with my family.  Recently, they have introduced a...

Pinkberry

Pinkberry207 5th AveSan Diego, CA 92101www.pinkberry.com Before froyo places began popping up on every corner, there was Pinkberry.  While Pinkberry is not the original frozen yogurt shop, it is arguably one of the main...

Papaya Smoothie

This 3-ingredient Papaya Smoothie is an easy drink with many health benefits and one of my favorite ways to use up fresh papaya. Smoothies are such a great way to enjoy fruit and this...

Sea Salt Coffee from 85C

A mid-day post! So I'm currently at work drinking mediocre coffee, and wishing I had some sea salt coffee from 85C Bakery and Cafe.  Thus, the inspiration for this mid-day lunch post.  I picked...