I have exciting news, hehe! I recently started writing restaurant reviews for Pasadena Now, a local paper for the city of Pasadena. A few weeks ago I visited and reviewed Bistro K, a restaurant I’ve been pining over for quite a while, yet never had the opportunity to visit. So if you’ve got time to kill, here’s the review! :)
On another note: don’t talk on your cell phone while eating curry udon. I was doing just that over lunch today when my cell phone fell in the curry. Panicked, I hung up on my mom and jumped up, accidentally knocking over the curry udon right onto my lap. Noodles and curry on my skirt, my chair, my desk and the carpeted floor – it was sight to see. And the most exciting minute of my day so far!
For me, leafing through a recently-released compendium of teas with many first-flush single-origin varieties is akin to salivating over those luscious photos of vegetables in a seed-seller’s catalogue: Each entry promising something new, summoning a hopeful if guarded belief in Nature and the growing conditions of my garden. What will the … Continue reading