Category: Local

K-Town BBQ.

I am always craving Asian food, and in particular Korean food. T wanted to take me to dinner before he had to go to work, so we went to K-Town BBQ in Newark. For Korean BBQ, we always go to Gen so we decided to try a new […]

Ramen Shu.

After my Geek Squad appointment for my camera, T and I decided to grab some lunch. We opted for ramen and decided to go with a play we both have never been before: Ramen Shu. Ramen Shu is located in Union City in the same plaza as Marina […]

Glamping.

I won’t say that I am not a camping person because to be quite honest, I’ve never been camping. 6th grade science camp and all those retreats I’ve done in the middle of no where do not count as camping. I’ve never slept in a sleeping bag in […]

Standard Deviant.

We were supposed to go to the Dumpling Down festival in San Francisco; however, when we pulled up to the place, there was a massive line just to get inside. We decided to look for another dog friendly alternative and ended up at Standard Deviant Brewing. We were […]

Toppings, Too.

On my way home from work the other day, I had Mike Chen’s (aka “Strictly Dumpling”) YouTube video “First Time Trying TRADITIONAL Filipino Food” playing in the background in my car. After watching him eat and talk about crispy pata, I had a major craving! So when T […]

11 Years in the Making.

My cousin is MARRIED! My cousin and her new hubby have been together now for 11 years. They got engaged during Thanksgiving last year and decided to get married for their 11th anniversary. They’re saving up for a big wedding in Hawaii in a couple of years, so […]

Fremont Afghan Kabob.

Since we had time before our 7pm viewing of Black Panther and all we had to eat that day was our sandwiches during our hike, we decided to grab some dinner. Since Fremont Afghan Kabob was across the freeway from AMC 12, we decided to go in and […]

Little Yosemite.

President’s Day was a nice chilly, but sunny day. We decided to go on a hike and tire out little Miss Pepper. We originally had Mission Peak on our agenda, but when we got there (a little before 11am) the parking area and surrounding streets were PACKED, so […]