Chia Pudding

August 22, 2018 Since I am always rushing out in the morning to start my day, I decided to look for more healthy breakfast ideas that are fast and simple. I came across Joycelyn Linh's blog, and decided to recreate her chia pudding recipe with some small adjustments. (you can add more or less of [...]

Hopper & Burr

February 22, 2018 Thursday Running a few errands in Orange County started with grabbing a cup of coffee at Hopper & Burr. It's located in Downtown Santa Ana, close to many other shops on 4th street. I ordered an avocado toast with a chai latte. It's the first place I've tried that serves it with [...]

The PRESS Espresso

February 15, 2018 Thursday Months ago, we have bought tickets for a Lana Del Rey concert. And after months of waiting, the day finally arrived. Before the concert, Liz and I decided to stop by The PRESS Espresso. It's a cute cafe located in Old Temecula. I ordered a tiramisu latte and liz ordered a rose vanilla latte [...]

Milk & Honey

January 31, 2018 Wednesday For my day off, I decided to head out to Orange County to do some shopping. But before the shopping, we headed to Milk & Honey. We both ordered an açaí bowl, and I also ordered a lavender americano with two macarons (rose & vanilla). This is my second time here [...]

Andytown Coffee Roasters

January 17,2018 Wednesday After a 7 hour drive up to San Francisco, we decided to stop by Andytown Coffee Roasters to start the day off. I went to the location in the sunset district. It's a small corner location with lots of outdoor seating. It's combination of contemporary and rustic decor makes this place very welcoming. [...]

Carrera Cafe

November 30, 2017 Thursday To start off our morning, Liz and I stopped at Carrera Cafe located on Melrose Ave. They have a minimalist decor but it's absolutely the cutest.   They have a large menu to choose from, whether you want to eat or just get a cup of coffee.   My favorite thing about this place is [...]

Holy Matcha

October 31, 2017 Tuesday On a last minute trip to San Diego we decided to stop by Holy Matcha. The day was really cloudy so the picture quality wasn't the best.   They are highly known to mainly carry matcha drinks and desserts, hence the name of the place, but they also carry other options.   [...]

Bad Coffee

October 24, 2017 Tuesday Today, my boyfriend Clemente and I went to a coffee shop out in Costa Mesa called Bad Coffee.   Despite the name, everything I ordered was delicious. They are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., 7 days a week (the lucky number). The decor is very minimal and hipster, perfect for a coffee [...]