Eating at Home

Contrary to popular belief, my favorite place to eat is at home. I do love going out to different restaurants and trying foods that are harder to recreate at home, but ultimately, I love just wandering over to the dining table in my pajamas and staying at the table for hours.And honestly, homecooked meals are … More Eating at Home

Leftover Pretty Food Pics

I feel like I’ve overused the phrase “food porn,” so I’m trying out something a little less vulgar. Malibu Veg – Café Clementine in NYCBibim Omelette -– Fresh SideGrilled Cheese – Johnny’s TavernFried Squid aka Calamari – Johnny’s TavernGorgonzola Bread – Johnny’s TavernTruffle Fries – Johnny’s TavernGin Grapefruit – Johnny’s TavernChicken Kebab – Shabbat(?) Dinner … More Leftover Pretty Food Pics

How to Make Val Decent, Take 5: Thai Chicken Pizza Bagel

I always say that an Asian body needs Asian food, but there are days when I don’t have the time to go to an Asian restaurant, and all I have is Val. I also happen to be from California and LOVE California Pizza Kitchen, where they have one of my all-time favorite Thai Chicken Pizzas. … More How to Make Val Decent, Take 5: Thai Chicken Pizza Bagel

Mission Cantina

I was browsing Instagram maybe about a month ago, and I stumbled upon a ridculous photo of food, and by ridiculous, I mean I sent my friend an angry text asking where on earth she had consumed this beautiful meal, upon which she cackled evilly (that part is imagined) and replied “Mission Cantina.” I’m from … More Mission Cantina

Esselon Café: Organic, Vegan, Gluten-Free and every other Dietary Fad and Restriction

Considering the number of times I’ve driven past it and been told to go, I still hadn’t been to Esselon Café, just off of Route 9. Sometimes I think the town of Amherst exists only because the college does, so it was nice to drive a little bit out of the bubble and see people … More Esselon Café: Organic, Vegan, Gluten-Free and every other Dietary Fad and Restriction