Local Eats

Falasophy, Downtown Santa Ana, 4th Street Market

Falasophy, Downtown Santa Ana, 4th Street Market

On a Saturday afternoon, I was invited as a media guest to enjoy some food at Falasophy, a fast casual Lebanese food concept located in 4th Street Market in Downtown Santa Ana.  Flanked by Wingman and Sit Low Pho, Falasophy offers pitas, bowls, salads and […]

Don’t Snooze for Snooze An A.M. Eatery, in Tustin

Don’t Snooze for Snooze An A.M. Eatery, in Tustin

One unfortunate afternoon, I noticed the tire pressure light come on in my car.  I went to my local gas station and filled up all four of my tires to pressure, but I noticed that one in particular was quite low. The light went away […]

Twenty Eight Restaurant & Lounge in Irvine

Twenty Eight Restaurant & Lounge in Irvine

As many of you know, I have been a longtime fan of the Bravo television series “Top Chef”.  I have watched every single season when it aired (not after the fact) and even watch the Last Chance Kitchen series on BravoTV.com to make sure I […]

OC Fair 2016: Getting My Fair (Food) Face On!

OC Fair 2016: Getting My Fair (Food) Face On!

I can’t believe it’s August already! Summer seems like it’s flying by but one of my favorite summer pastimes is the Orange County Fair (OC Fair), with all its exhibits and of course the ridiculous food that they are known for.  You can see my past […]

Shanghai LA Foods at the Irvine Farmers Market

Shanghai LA Foods at the Irvine Farmers Market

Part of the reason I started a food/restaurant blog many years ago was to document my time living in Shanghai and sharing the food adventures that my friends and I enjoyed.  Every morning, my fellow expat teachers and I would take turns walking out to […]