Sunday Funday

We decided to spend our Sunday in the city yesterday. Of course, a Sunday is never complete without a delicious brunch. We hang out in Soho often and always pass by this restaurant called “The Dutch”. This time we decided to actually eat there because we always say how cool it looks and the menu has a Korean infused style and the chef is Jason Hua.

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Four Happiest Years Of My Life

Four years ago today, when I had barely started seeing my husband, he took me out to lunch and told me he wants me to be his. We were both working and he asked me to meet him for lunch. I was surprised because we had dinner plans later after work but he insisted that he wanted to see me for lunch. So we met at a Vietnamese Restaurant we usually went to for Phó. He was very restless. I asked him if everything was okay? Continue reading “Four Happiest Years Of My Life”

Cancer Caregivers, the Silent Sufferers 

My uncle has been battling cancer for almost 2 years now. He had to go through a 10 hour surgery about a year and a half ago to remove a tumor. Now after 2 sessions of chemo and radiation , they found another tumor developing in his liver. Again.  Continue reading “Cancer Caregivers, the Silent Sufferers “

First Thanksgiving In New York

Traditionally, we always celebrated Thanksgiving at my mom’s house. My family and my husband’s family would gather at her house and we’d have a big feast.  My sister and I would get creative in making a new delicious dessert.  I’ve gotten used to having that family time. Continue reading “First Thanksgiving In New York”

Iceland Trip Part II

The next morning we were woken up by the phone ringing. It was the front desk calling to let us know our shuttle for the blue lagoon tour is waiting.  It was 1030AM and we had slept in.  We asked the front desk if the driver would wait 15 mins and then frantically began to jump out of the bed.  We were still half asleep and barely managed to pack our bathing suits and toiletries somehow.   Continue reading “Iceland Trip Part II”

Iceland Trip Part I

We arrived in Iceland early morning on Friday. Went to our hotel to drop off the luggage and went straight to Downtown Reykjavik for some breakfast. As we walked around we noticed a cool restaurant called Laundromat. We decided to give it a try…. we each got green smoothies to give ourselves an immunity boost since we hadn’t slept at all and airplanes aren’t exactly the cleanest… Continue reading “Iceland Trip Part I”

30th Birthday In Iceland 

I got woken up by my husband early morning on my birthday . He dragged me to the dining room to show me so proudly the breakfast he had prepared for me.  Banana pancakes with local honey & fresh berries along with a glass of fresh squeezed grapefruit juice.   Continue reading “30th Birthday In Iceland “