Garden Grove: Broadard Restaurant

Brodard is a Vietnamese restaurant located in Garden Grove, off the 22 freeway and Brookhurst inside an Asian strip mall.  Don’t let the exterior appearance fool you.  They are one of the busiest restaurant in town, especially on weekends, and it doesn’t matter if you wish to dine […]

Tri Village Restaurant, Irvine

My family is not the most traditional when it comes to Chinese customs. The chinese new year was on February 3 or 4 (I forget what date) and we finally found time to meet for dinner. We went to a little place in Irvine, off Jeffrey & Trabuco […]

Ducks trade Joffrey Lupul (again)

I feel so sorry for hockey player, Joffrey Lupul.  He was a Mighty Duck, and we traded him for Chris Pronger to Edmonton.  Then 2 years ago, we traded Chris Pronger to Philadelphia to get back Joffrey Lupul.  Now today, Joffrey gets traded again, to Toronto for former […]

Santa Ana: Shabu Shabu bar

There’s a new Shabu place on 17 th Street in Santa Ana called Shabu Shabu Bar, located across the street from the Albertson’s.   The lunch prices were pretty reasonable, starting at $9.99 and everything was well presented.  I wasn’t too fond of the sesame sauce, or the […]

Orange: Bruxie

Martin was in the mood for waffles so we called up our friend, Linda to meet us at Bruxies in Orange. I ordered the classic Chicken and waffle, while  Martin and Linda ordered the special of the day, Prosciutto hash and egg, and we also shared the Creme […]

Korean tofu & dessert

It’s definitely winter in southern California as all I want is something warm and liquidy. Lucky for me, I live in a community with a lot of asians, more specifically Koreans.  I asked Martin if he wanted Korean tofu soup, and he agreed. We randomly picked one off […]

Las Vegas: the Egg and I

There’s more to Las Vegas than the Strip. If you’re willing to venture 10 minutes outside the Strip, there’s a great breakfast place called the Egg and I. They also own Egg Works, which has the egg-xact same menu.  The portions here are more than generous, and on […]