Glazed Donut Bistro

April 12, 2014

Glazed Donut Bistro opened in West Hollywood earlier this year and invited me in for a sampling. It’s a place where you can drink alcohol/eat gourmet donuts until 2am; I came at a more reasonable hour, skipped the booze… …and went straight for brunch. They have Stumptown coffee too – this is Jordan’s Mexican Latte. […]

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The Lees of Los Angeles

April 7, 2014

As mentioned yesterday, I had to work/be away from my husband for our 11th Anniversary… …starting bright n early, before the sun came up – at the Fiat Dealership, where Jim Lau and I played Daddy/Daughter/Car Salespeople. Lunch was catered by Dish it Out! – also a food show… In the afternoon, I got into […]

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Podcasting at Panera

March 14, 2014

Happy Pi Day! Panera Bread has lots of baked goods, but I didn’t see any pie there (thankfully, National Pie Day was less than 2 months ago). I came to record a podcast with Rachelle before her baby pops out! She got a Turkey Avocado BLT… …I ordered their Thai Chicken Salad. Lunch was on […]

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February 11, 2014

From the people who brought you Chipotle, comes ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen. No burritos, just bowls. You can do halfsies! I went 1/2 Brown Rice, 1/2 salad… …1/2 chicken, 1/2 meatballs… …mostly string beans and a little broccoli… …plus Tamarind Vinaigrette (FYI the curries are not vegetarian – they have fish sauce), Green Papaya Slaw, […]

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All Hail Gail

February 1, 2014

Aunt Gail is here! We celebrated her birthday (and Lunar New Year) last night at Mark and Jen’s with some Japanese snacks… …noodles (Pad Thai with chicken/shrimp on the side)… …carrots roasted in honey/thyme… …and a lovely ginger/lime dressed salad. For dessert, pie! I had one frozen from our trip to Julian in the freezer […]

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