Tag: food

Celebrating Chinese New Year in L.A

Celebrating Chinese New Year in L.A

Chinese New Year’s Day is the first day of the Chinese lunar calendar and every year my family takes a trip to Chinatown in downtown L.A to enjoy the vibe of the city and eat some deliciously authentic Chinese food….

DIY Painted Concha Christmas Ornaments

DIY Painted Concha Christmas Ornaments

What are the holidays without sweet treats? When the family gets together, I love to see the familiar pink box filled with delicious Mexican sweet bread, or pan dulce. Conchas are my favorite (elotes come in a close second). Pink…

All things delicious | Northgate Market

All things delicious | Northgate Market

You guys know how much I love a good Mexican market. If I can find a carniceria, a panaderia, a tortilleria, a floreria and freshly made agua frescas, my heart is happy. Anaheim is the newest community to welcome Northgate Market.

Street Style Carne Asada Salad Bowl

Street Style Carne Asada Salad Bowl

Make this delicious, filling street style carne asada salad bowl for lunch using a piece of baked flatbread as your salad “bowl”. You can totally ditch the fried tortilla — I love this idea. It’s so good!

Summer grilling: Tortas de Carne Ranchera

Summer grilling: Tortas de Carne Ranchera

Tortas made with grilled carne ranchera, homemade frijoles, avocado and salsa molcajete in the summer…now you are speaking my love language.

Northgate Market’s Mercado Project

Northgate Market’s Mercado Project

Imagine shopping at a Mexican mercado where you can find everything you need under one roof — that’s what I discovered at Northgate Market. Spending time at the grocery store is not my idea of fun, but juggling a large…

Summer foodie adventures in So Cal

Summer foodie adventures in So Cal

Southern California is the mecca for foodies and summer is the perfect time to go on a food adventure. I took my own advice and had a few adventures this summer. Even though life has been emotionally hectic, I still…

Cacique Double Header + L.A Dodgers

Cacique Double Header + L.A Dodgers

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Cacique and Society Culinaria. All thoughts are my own. The moment I hear Vin Scully announcing a play-by-play for the Los Angeles Dodgers, I am transported to my childhood. Whenever I…

Date Night | Tokyo Fried Chicken Co.

Date Night | Tokyo Fried Chicken Co.

I’m one of those people who agonize over what to eat whenever I’m in L.A. Call me a fatty if you want but there are just so many options my head spins and I get overwhelmed because I want all…

Valentine’s Day: Chocolate Drip & Drizzle

Valentine’s Day: Chocolate Drip & Drizzle

Mmmm, chocolate. I love chocolate as much as the next person. In a candy bar, a cup of cocoa, in a round truffle or tiny chips in a cookie — you can’t beat the deliciousness of chocolate. Because it’s so…