Barbados, Hotels, Restaurants, Street Eats

Surf Trip with the Girls – Barbados

June 29, 2014 | Permalink | 1 Comment
plant tattoos in barbados pina colada @ atlantis
souse @ atlantis the beach

Recently, I went on a girls’ trip to Barbados. Now that I’m single, I feel I’m expected to do things like that. You know, be social and talk openly about my feelings. Girl talk, they call it. I’m still working on the latter (I’ve been my whole life, but maybe I’ll get there one day), but for the most part, being social is fun… READ MORE »

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Chinatown, Restaurants

Roast Meats at Big Hing Wong – NYC

June 22, 2014 | Permalink | 2 Comments

roast meats @ big hing wong

It’s with some sadness I discovered my favorite Chinese roast pig over rice restaurant, Lucky Plaza, recently closed. Looking for a replacement, I popped into Big Hing Wong, another Cantonese-style roast meat restaurant nearby. READ MORE »

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Fort Lee, Restaurants

Korean Cajun at JD’s Boiling Pot – NJ

June 15, 2014 | Permalink | Comment

oysters @ jd's boiling pot

The first time I had Cajun-style seafood in a bag, it was at The Boiling Crab in LA two years ago. As I recall, it was a gloriously hot and messy affair, but alas, there wasn’t one in New York. Now, there’s two in Manhattan, and even one in Jersey called JD’s Boiling Pot. READ MORE »

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East Village, Restaurants

Lunch at Parmys Persian Fusion – NYC

June 1, 2014 | Permalink | 1 Comment

tahdig @ parmys

Prior to Shahs of Sunset, I didn’t know much about Persian food, but if the show or a recent lunch at Parmys Persian Fusion is any indication, I approve! READ MORE »

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Chinatown, Small Shops

Dry Noodles with Pork at Lam Zhou – NYC

May 10, 2014 | Permalink | 1 Comment

dry noodles w/ pork @ lam zhou

Xi’an Famous Foods in the East Village is currently closed for renovations, which means I need to go elsewhere for my Chinese jajangmyun needs. Well, still relatively close, and even tastier (albeit dive-er) is Lam Zhou Handmade Noodles. READ MORE »

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