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Hmm…food, travel, books, and just random stuff that I like.

Monthly Archives: December, 2011

Fortune Dumpling

Today I had lunch at Fortune Dumpling with Lena. Fortune Dumpling used to be 元寶小館 in Rosemead (or was it El Monte?). I haven’t been there since I was in … Continue reading

December 20, 2011 · 2 Comments

A Very Ambitious Day at Disneyland and California Adventure

Yesterday, Lena and I played for almost 14 hours at Disneyland and California Adventure. We started with a very relaxing ride on the Jungle Cruise in Adventureland and ended with … Continue reading

December 18, 2011 · Leave a comment


FINALLY! I baked a batch of cookies that are edible. Snickerdoodles! I know they are simple to bake and almost anyone can do it, but I’m not anyone. I don’t … Continue reading

December 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

Artisan House

On Sunday, Jen, Eloise and I had brunch at Artisan House in downtown LA. They are currently in their soft opening phase, so getting the food on the table was … Continue reading

December 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

Mochi Experiment

I don’t know why, but last night I really wanted to try to make 糯米糍, which are glutinous rice balls that are often filled with red bean, peanuts, or black … Continue reading

December 4, 2011 · 1 Comment

Wendy’s Thanksgiving Weekend in So Cal

My cousin Wendy decided to join us for Thanksgiving this year. What does this crazy girl from SF want all weekend? Food, food and more food.

December 1, 2011 · 1 Comment