Shabu Shabu – Shabu-Zen – Boston Massachusetts.

This week we decided it was time for my husband to experience his first Shabu Shabu right here in Boston Massachusetts. I first tried Shabu Shabu myself in Osaka, Japan 4 years ago whilst touring the country for a little over 3 months, and absolutely fell in love with it instantly. After all of this…

Brunch bliss – The Friendly Toast – Boston MA.

At times I wish I didn’t work weekends so that I could brunch a typical brunch, but then I remember that I can brunch on a Wednesday when there’s nobody around without making reservations, and I feel a little better about the situation. This Wednesday in Boston MA was no different, and as my husband…

A star find at the Wolf and Deer in Brooklyn, NY.

Tonight was my first night in Brooklyn, and with my husband working I figured I’d check out a local place I’d found on Instagram; Wolf and Deer. On my ride over in the Uber I wondered if I’d made the right decision going out alone, and I’ll admit that I almost asked the driver to…

Fairfax, Virginia. Homemade cooking fun.

In light of my new cooking posts each week, I’m super excited to let you know what I got up to in Fairfax, Virginia. This week I changed up my ramen egg marinade, creating what I believe is the closest taste to the ramen eggs I get in the best ramen restaurants. So good that…

Pakema. Sofia’s Bulgarian secret.

As we roamed the streets of Bulgaria’s capital, Sofia, we were eager for a meal that would blow our minds. Aware that this was most of the time not the case, and that we may be let down, we plodded along hand in hand with empty stomachs. Our adventures brought us to the doorstep of…