First Trip

I am fully vaccinated and have been since late February. It’s ironic to say that an upcoming trip is going to be my “first” despite the many travels I have accomplished. It feels like a first because of the forced closure of our world due to COVID. I am excited but also strangely or weirdly … More First Trip

Twenty Twenty One

There’s SO much going in our country and the world that it is hard not to be thankful that we have jobs, a house, food, and can still go out despite our limited freedom. Whenever I go out to the market, I make sure I am aware of the time spent outside my house where … More Twenty Twenty One

25 Things I’ve Eaten Around The Globe

Since Christmas is coming up and WE still CAN’T safely travel, here are my culinary experiences around the world. Have you eaten any of these? Comment below. Iloilo City, Philippines – Batchoy, Puto Argentina – Empanadas Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Chicken Curry (the best) Singapore – Kaya Toast Beijing, China – Crispy duck Paris, France … More 25 Things I’ve Eaten Around The Globe

25 Things I’m Thankful For this Thanksgiving 2020

This Thanksgiving 2020, things are a bit unusual. My use of the word “bit” is, well, underrated.  We have decided not to travel or invite family members not living in our household or gathering. This Thanksgiving will be just the same people who have been living under the same roof since the beginning of the … More 25 Things I’m Thankful For this Thanksgiving 2020

Where have all my freedom gone? Reminiscing pre-COVID times.

Sigh. I’m thinking about Winter break and where I might be able to go. I missed out on visiting Vancouver and Seoul this Sumner due to COVID-19. I just now googled “Where can Americans travel?” and came across this somewhat helpful list from this site: https://www.traveloffpath.com/countries-that-have-reopened-for-american-tourists/ But, sigh. It used to be all I need … More Where have all my freedom gone? Reminiscing pre-COVID times.

End of Summer..Here’s To The Continuation of Spring 2019

Doesn’t it feel a bit ironic? We are approaching Fall but it seems like we are rewinding back to Spring of 2019. The Spring when all this pandemic stuff began. It certainly feels ironic to me. It doesn’t seem like a fresh start but a dreadful one in my case. I’m going back to work … More End of Summer..Here’s To The Continuation of Spring 2019

Traveling in my Kitchen #12: Southern United States

In this post, we are going State-side. According to Brittanica, southern states is defined by the Federal Government as those including Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. Of these places, I’ve been to South Carolina, Louisiana, Texas, … More Traveling in my Kitchen #12: Southern United States