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My First Week of Hello Fresh

My First Week of Hello Fresh

I tried out my first week of Hello Fresh a couple of weeks ago and decided I wanted to share my experience! I also just wanted to start off by saying that this video is not sponsored and I don't have a promo code. I used a discount code and got $30 off my first [...]

Book Review: Norwegian Wood

Book Review: Norwegian Wood

I was not expecting Norwegian Wood to be the type of book that it was. My high school teacher referred this book to me to read at the end of my senior year, so I was expecting it to be a book that would enlighten me and inspire me before I went to college. Funny enough [...]

Cravings by 99 Ranch Opening Week

Cravings by 99 Ranch Opening Week

Cravings by 99 Ranch Market is the first of its kind-- a new warehouse style grocery store/food court. They focus on providing produce, snacks, and food from mainly Asian cultures. Their grand opening was this past weekend and I was lucky enough to have the time to stop by this Tuesday. When you walk in [...]

Savor Santa Ana 2018 Experience

Savor Santa Ana 2018 Experience

Thanks to Yelp Elite I managed to get some free tasting tickets to Savor Santa Ana this year! Savor Santa Ana is an annual event hosted in the heart of Downtown Santa Ana. Featuring a ton of local restaurants and bars, $10 will get you 5 taste testing tickets to any participating restaurant. Each restaurant [...]

Recipe: Whole30 Chili

Recipe: Whole30 Chili

I'll keep this post short! I'm not a fan of beans and I found this incredible Whole30 recipe for bean-less chili from Farmstead Chic. I'm not stealing her recipe, but I'm going to leave the specific ingredients I use for my own chili! Ingredients: - 2 lbs ground beef - 1 large yellow onion, diced [...]

Pocky’s Brief History

Pocky’s Brief History

If you've never heard of Pocky, boy have you been missing out. Pocky is a snack originating from Japan in 1966. If you've never seen Pocky, they're thin biscuit sticks dipped in chocolate and packaged in a bright red box. Before their well-known bright red box redesign in 1998, the original designs were definitely less flashy. They [...]