Alexander’s Patisserie

Alexander’s Patisserie

A party without a cake is just a meeting – Julia Child   A bite into a exquisite dessert is an experience. The decor and furnishings is desired to set the mood as you devour each bite. Yes, it is necessary and for such a place,  I will 

Liquid Gold’s Soft Opening – Bottle Shop Tap Room

Liquid Gold’s Soft Opening – Bottle Shop Tap Room

I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts, and beer. –  Abraham Lincoln   Liquid Gold is a cool place to chill.  

Hanabi – Ramen and Japanese Curry

Hanabi – Ramen and Japanese Curry

Let’s eat! New management and restaurant. The ramen is pretty tasty. My very flavorful clam ramen had so many clams and delicious chicken meat balls and my ramen was al dente! Just the way I like it. Hanabi boasts on being both healthy and delicious: 

Kusakabe

Kusakabe

 Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about our destination.  – Drake  Today marks the second month since the grand opening of Kusakabe, a modern marriage between sushi and kaiseki-style dining. This 30-seat sushi restaurant offers friendly service in great detail. Dining here brings 

Maneelap Srimongkoun

Maneelap Srimongkoun

What keeps me motivated is not the food itself but all the bonds and memories the food represents. -Michael Chiarello Authentic Lao food is so rare in the bay area and I am glad to finally find a place that I could return to and enjoy 

Benu **

Benu **

We feast with our eyes first. A thoughtful journey, an experience that delicately touched my palate. From the moment you set foot inside, you are addressed by name.  A menu is prepared personally for you. Asian fusion kitchen collaboration at its finest. While I enjoyed 

Lucero

Lucero

  My tastes are simple: I am easily satisfied with the best.  Winston Churchill I had first learned about Lucero during a visit to Half Moon Bay at the Ritz Carlton early last year. Fell in love with their “Traditional-Style Balsamic Vinegar” that paired so 

Buck’s of Woodside – Big business breakfast

Buck’s of Woodside – Big business breakfast

I want to put a ding in the universe. – Steve Jobs (Ironically, this mega entrepreneur has never stepped foot inside of Buck’s because of a personal fall out with Jamis MacNiven, the owner of Buck’s.) Buck’s of Woodside is a popular diner that has been built with 

Model Bakery

Model Bakery

  All sorrows are less with bread. – Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Hands down the best english muffin! Freshly baked daily. Airy, fluffy and buttery to perfection. I had to order half a dozen for take-away. I used one to dip at “Lucero Olive Oil” and 

Celebrating Life – Mom’s Tofu House

Celebrating Life – Mom’s Tofu House

  The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. – Dalai Lama This morning, I had woken up early from a deep slumber to find out that my mother-in-law had passed away during her sleep. I am so thankful to have