Bubbling Up the Tea While in the O.C.

Bubble tea, boba, tapioca, and pearl milk tea, whichever name you may call it, refers to the tiny black chewy balls of starch at the bottom of tea-based drinks. Originating in Taiwan, boba has become widespread, internationally accepted, and made its way to become one of my addictions. Although Orange County does not have as […]

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Pizza Crawlin’ in Los Angeles

ALL HAIL THE PIZZA. Pizza has been such a staple in the American culture that sometimes we forget that it originated from Italy. Since America is a melting pot of different cuisines, it is inevitable that people put their own spin on classic foods. With creativity comes inventions of food that becomes a city’s iconic […]

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Modesto, the Modest City of California

Modesto, or “Modest” in Spanish, is a small city in California that is often driven by to head north to Yosemite or south to Los Angeles. It is not usually a destination for many travelers for its size and lack of attractions. Not much goes on in Modesto and the town reflects that, residences would […]

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Road Trip Series: Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis, Indiana the second stop on my 2018 Road Trip Series of my “Road to 50” bucket list item. I was on the road for about 2 hours from Louisville, Kentucky before I arrived and checked into my hotel for 2 nights at The Westin. I haven’t put much thought into Indianapolis or about the […]

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The Best Hiking Trails of Sedona, Arizona

Arizona is the hotter, more humid neighbor of California. With it being the next state over the drive should only take about 6 hours. Besides the excruciating hot temperature, Arizona is well known for the Grand Canyon. But Arizona has so much more to offer, one of which is Sedona, only an hour’s drive from […]

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Take it Easy in the Big Easy New Orleans, Louisiana

Most people have New Orleans, Louisiana on their bucket list for the biggest celebration during February, Mardi Gras. Others have it for Bourbon Street and crawfish. For me, I just wanted to visit my friends and New Orleans’s food culture. Whatever the reason, New Orleans is a great place to visit for food and fun! […]

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Anime Expo (AX) 2018 Recap

Every year in California, all of the weebs, cosplayers, and anime enthusiasts gather together at the Los Angeles Convention Center on the first weekend of July for the largest anime convention, Anime Expo (AX for short). Even those who have never seen an anime before will still have an enjoyable time and be able to […]

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