Obsessed Much: Rèpublique

Rèpublique 624 S La Brea Ave Los Angeles, CA 90036 (310) 362-6115 I have been wanting to try out this Miracle Mile staple for a couple months now but couldn’t decide if we should commit to the reservation-less brunch option or go for dinner. After a couple of back and forths with friend group, we … Continue reading Obsessed Much: Rèpublique


Make Ahead Breakfast Burritos

Bill has always been enthusiastic about camping and taking long backpacking trips, meanwhile I am a complete newbie at understanding the logistics and planning of a true backpacking trip. I experienced my first backpacking trip last year in Havasupai Falls, near the Grand Canyon, but this was nothing compared to the John Muir Trail. Don't … Continue reading Make Ahead Breakfast Burritos

Coconut Pineapple Smoothie

The past couple of weeks in LA have been deathly hot, like we have to leave our tiny apartment hot, because otherwise we may blow a fuse trying to cool it down or die from overheating in the process. The only saving grace has been my one true love, the vita-mix and the sheer number … Continue reading Coconut Pineapple Smoothie

Shaved Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta

Okay, close your eyes and imagine a yummy dish made up of crispy crunchy almond slices, salty protein packed pancetta and perfectly wilted Brussels sprouts. Open your eyes because this perfect healthy, hearty side exists and the recipe just a scroll away. I opted to pair this easy side with my famous crispy chicken sandwich, … Continue reading Shaved Brussels Sprouts with Pancetta

Obsessed Much: Book Club Edition

As part of my 101 in 1,001 list, I wanted to read one book a week for an entire month. I’ve always been an avid reader, but in recent years, reading has kind of lost its spark with me. Of course, while I’m on vacation it’s super easy to finish that page turner I’ve had … Continue reading Obsessed Much: Book Club Edition