24 LA Restaurants Awarded Michelin Star(s)

The powers that be at the Michelin Guide awarded their coveted stars today, even California (it’s been almost a decade for us). 24 LA restaurants were awarded, including usual suspects like Vespertine, Urasawa, and Maude. Quick Facts on Michelin Stars Stars are given out on a rating scale of 1 – 3. No restaurants in…

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Make Monday’s Better with this Salmon Bowl vs. Your Usual Salad

One of my big dislikes is a sad desk salad. (I’m not talking about the book). Eating lunch at your desk is a necessary evil that any 9-to-5er has to face from time to time. The husband and I usually pack salads for our lunch, but we always welcome the occasion to up our lunch…

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New(ish) Restaurant Reviews: Tim Ho Wan & Granville Pasadena

Don’t you love a weekend where you get to try new restaurants? It was one of those Saturday’s for me, and even better, I got to visit new restaurants with friends I don’t get to see very often. The first stop was Tim Ho Wan, the Michelin star rated dim sum, which newly opened in…

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How to Store Kimchi (so your fridge doesn’t smell)

Kimchi smells in the fridge is a common problem in the kitchen. Just check out the Google searches. If you’re like us and kimchi is a regular part of your diet, here’s how you can keep the smell in your kimchi and out of the rest of your fridge. But first, a quick refresher on…

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Charleston Series: Eating in South Carolina Part II

Let’s talk more about King Street. As mentioned in my Part I post, King street is the city center for dining and nightlife in Charleston. I wanted to share a couple more great spots on King Street and also confirm that Rainbow Row is definitely worth a visit. The little alleys and houses are incredibly…

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