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…

Ramen roundup – restaurant week – Chicago, Illinois.

Our time in Chicago has almost come to an end, and with 4 ramen shops under our belt we feel as though we made a good dent on the scene as a whole. Through the week we found ourselves in a record breaking polar vortex that was truly the coldest I’ve ever been in my…

High Five Ramen – restaurant week – Chicago Illinois.

Our last ramen stop of the week was definitely a unique one, and that’s where High Five Ramen entered our lives. After trying the previous night to get a table we where told there would be a 3 hour wait, which we couldn’t do on that particular evening. We had one more chance before work…

Ramen San – restaurant week – Chicago Illinois.

For our second ramen adventure of the week we found ourselves on our way to Ramen San. I would like to point out that when I first arrived in Chicago on the Sunday evening I had ordered delivery from Ramen San. I would recommend to not get ramen delivery but to instead head to the…

MORE brewing leaves us wanting more in Villa park, Illinois.

This week my husband and I took quite a pricey Uber from Rosemont Illinois to Villa Park, a hefty 16 mile trip, and I have to say that we where not disappointed in the slightest. After researching nearby breweries online there was just something about MORE that really ticked all of the boxes for us….