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
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
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
Here are things I’ve gathered: 1) I should eat more salads. 2) Somebody needs to take me on a date to somewhere that isn’t Miss Saigon or High Horse 3) I need to control myself. Sometimes I ask my friends if I embarrass them with the number of pictures I take. Responses vary. Mozzarella Sticks … More Dear Me, Stop Eating. Love, Me.
Here’s a little retrospective of my summer in New York as a way to look forward to Fall Break when I go back!!!! (see what I did there? heh…)I am procrastinating. Help.
It’s only September and I already miss this place… Couple of quick notes: 1) If you wanted to know, my favorite places around Amherst are High Horse, Esselon Café, and Miss Saigon!! (Fresh Side and Hillside Pizza are close runner-ups) 2) Take advantage of outdoor seating while it’s still warm. It’s wonderful and guarantees happiness … More Amherst Isn’t So Bad…
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
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
I SWEAR THESE ARE ALL DELICIOUS: TOAST + HONEY + BUTTER TOAST + PEANUT BUTTER + PICKLES BACON + MAPLE SYRUP (MY FAVORITE IS AUNT JEMIMA – YEAH, I KEEP IT CLASSY) RICE + BACON + KIMCHI MUSTARD + ANYTHING NUTELLA + ANYTHING (WAIT, JK, THAT WAS EXPECTED) DO IT, YOU WON’T.