1st Mac ‘n Cheese Attempt

“Its diamonds in your pockets one week, macaroni and cheese the next.” -Jolene Blalock I have a love and hate relationship with mac ‘n cheese. I have never tasted mac ‘n cheese that I absolutely loved. It was always either too bland or too cheesy for my liking. Recognizing my lack of culinary skills, I […]

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Just Baked: Hokkaido Milk Bread

“All sorrows are less with bread.” -Miguel de Cervantes Saaved I have been itching to make bread again after the success of my attempt at making wheat bread using the turbo, no-knead method. As good as that bread was, it was the type that you finish within the day you baked it. With only water […]

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Getting Fat at Fatburger

“We all need to make time for a burger once in a while.” -Erica Durance The burgers in Fatburger overwhelmed me a bit so they shall have to wait for me to be brave enough to try their burgers. My taste for burgers is quite simple: soft and warm bun, juicy patty, yummy dressing, and […]

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Tarot 101 Workshop by Jammi

“Divination is the quest to understand more about the past, present, and future. In other words, Tarot readings are an attempt to understand ourselves better and discover how we might live better in the future.” ― Theresa Cheung, Teen Tarot: What the Cards Reveal About You and Your Future You might remember that I previously went to a […]

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Missing Hong Kong

My sister is home!!! I picked up my sister at the airport and I arrived just in time when the plane she was in landed. Talk about timing! Anyway, while I was waiting for her, I started walking around. Then, I noticed this: Tsim Sha Tsui. It’s got the same name as the Kowloon’s shopping […]

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Hearty Meal at El Corazon

“Perhaps it takes courage to raise children.” -John Steinbeck, East of Eden It surely is tough being a mother. I have seen my mom in action over the years, making things happen when they have to. She’s resourceful and so smart about a lot of things which may be a product of how she grew […]

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Keep it Klean

When I was in grade school, I carried the biggest water jug a kid could carry to school. It was a red, half gallon Coleman jug. I drank so much water as a kid that I am sure I exceeded the suggested 8 glasses of water a day. To this date, I still drink lots […]

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