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22 11, 2017

My Birthday: Another Library to be Bulit!

By | November 22nd, 2017|Categories: India|Tags: , , , , , , |

For the past 7 years, I have donated my birthday to Room to Read, an NGO I trust 100% and am so passionate about. Their mission & goal is for every child in the world to have access to education and literacy no matter where they were born. Today, there are approximately 800,000 people who [...]

16 09, 2017

Killer Shrimp with a Killer View

By | September 16th, 2017|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , |

One of Marina Del Rey's most popular restaurants, Killer Shrimp, serves a Spicy Seafood Broth and Cucumber Lime Mint Gin Martini that is simply perfecto after a Paddle-board Session! Recently, I've found myself spending more time in this cozy, friendly area which contains chiller vibes and less of a crowd (than neighboring Santa Monica). The [...]

8 08, 2017

Changing Faces: San Gabriel Valley

By | August 8th, 2017|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , , , |

My article "Changing Faces: How Immigration and Food Forever Changed the San Gabriel Valley", a proof that Immigrants Make America Great. Published in ARE Magazine, Summer Edition 2017, read it here.

21 06, 2017

Room to Read ‘Comedy for a Cause’

By | June 21st, 2017|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , |

Nearly 800 million people are still illiterate TODAY. That’s 1/9 people who cannot read or write, with 2/3 being women and children. While some may not think that helping ‘them’ will affect us here in the US, it certainly does. When you have nearly 1 million people not being able to work because they are handicapped by illiteracy, that affects [...]

8 04, 2017

Beach Getaway to Catalina Island

By | April 8th, 2017|Categories: California, Catalina Island, Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , |

As the daylight savings switches our clock back an hour, delaying our Sunset to a timely 8pm and the California warmth approaches to the perfect 78 degrees, it's also time for the beach! While Californians can virtually go to the beach 350 days out of the year (when it doesn't rain), we have been so [...]

25 03, 2017

Beef Noodle Soup

By | March 25th, 2017|Categories: China, Los Angeles, Taiwan|Tags: , , , , , , |

My absolute favorite food in the whole wide world is a bowl of Beef Noodle Soup. This is my ultimate go-to comfort food, my guilty pleasure. Any time of the day, any season of the year. There are various versions in which I rarely discriminate against as I appreciate them all, as long as heart and [...]

23 09, 2016

Classic Burger: Hamburger Hamlet

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , |

Los Angeles never disappoints when you want a good meal. In fact, it's my favorite city in America for the best food in all categories. We could find virtually anything that our heart desires, and in an instant. But to find quality, we must dig a bit deeper. I'm a huge burger lover and am always [...]

28 07, 2016

Q Sushi in Downtown LA

By | July 28th, 2016|Categories: Asia, Los Angeles|Tags: , |

Japan has long been known to have some of the finest dining experiences and quality food in the world. It seems that in many things they do, surpasses that of many other countries including their technological advances, infrastructure, economy, government, their cuisine and more. Scientists and researchers have found that in Okinawa, an island off the [...]

8 12, 2015

Outdoor Adventures in Conejo Valley

By | December 8th, 2015|Categories: Conejo Valley|Tags: , , , , |

Los Angeles is a beautiful place to live in, especially for those that enjoy a Healthy Lifestyle. It seems you can find virtually everything you need from good hikes, good food, the best Yoga, Pilates, Barre, Gyms, Crossfit studios that one would ever seek. But one important aspect that LA lacks, is the lack of outdoor [...]

4 03, 2009

Seven Grand Whiskey Bar in Downtown LA

By | March 4th, 2009|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , |

If you are a devoted Whiskey & Cigar lover like myself, you must visit Seven Grand in Downtown Los Angeles that you must go visit, serving 271 premiums!   Does that not look like Heaven?? Owned by the 213 group, who also own Broadway Bar, Coles, Golden Golpher, all in Downtown LA. Seven Grand has a cozy, [...]