Food Experiences

Liholiho Yacht Club

Liholiho Yacht Club

When people ask me what my favorite restaurant in the city is, I say hands down Liholiho Yacht Club. I love absolutely everything about this restaurant. Not only is the food top notch, the entire experience is worth writing about. I have been to this restaurant 4 times in the last 3 years, and it never fails to disappoint. I was lucky enough to get a reservation here on a…

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Desserts

Campfire Worthy S’mores Cups

Smores Cups

S’mores are the quintessential campfire treat. I’ve actually never been camping before, but I have great memories associated with s’mores nonetheless. In high school after finals, myย  chemistry class would bring s’mores ingredients to school and roast marshmallows over the Bunsen burner. This was definitely more fun that using them for lab reports lol. We would then make s’mores with our marshmallows and hang out for the rest of class.…

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Food Experiences

Malibu Farm Cafe & Restaurant

Malibu Farm

There’s been one place that I have been itching to visit in LA. It combines two of my favorite things in this world: food and the beach. This place is Malibu Farm in Malibu, CA. It is seriously one of the most Instagram worthy places with its gorgeous deck, shabby chic decor, and beach views. I could not stop freaking out at how beautiful it was. Malibu Farm is a…

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Entrees/ Soups & Stews

My Mom’s Bun Rieu

Bun Rieu

My go to comfort food will always be some type of Vietnamese noodle soup. Every time I eat a bowl, it reminds me of home in LA which I don’t get back to that much. One of my favorites is Bun Rieu. Bun Rieu is a noodle soup with a pork based broth filled with tons of tomatoes and topped with a shrimp paste/egg mixture. It’s an unusual combination but…

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Entrees/ Soups & Stews

Vietnamese Inspired Chicken Noodle Soup + Dealing With Stress

I wanted to talk about something a little different today in my blog post. If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you may have read that I’ve been really busy recently. I have been juggling multiple things between work, some personal changes, and maintaining this blog, and it became a bit overwhelming last week. It’s never easy, and I know it’s something we can all relate to. Trying to find…

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