Raclette in Victorville With Friends: Personal Challenge, Day 105 (12.30.12)

My friend Ida invited me out to her house in Victorville for a Raclette lunch/dinner party with her roommates and friends.  I have driven through Victorville on my way to Vegas but I have never actually spent any time in the high desert city.  I have also never had Raclette, a swiss dish where you … Continue reading Raclette in Victorville With Friends: Personal Challenge, Day 105 (12.30.12)

Sunday Comfort Food: Personal Challenge, Day 42 (10.28.12)

With neither one of us feeling well on Sunday morning, my friend Ida suggested we try a restaurant that always makes here feel better with the Vietnamese version of comfort food, Pho.  The restaurant is the Golden Deli Restaurant, located on Las Tunas in Temple City. Since this is one of Ida’s favorite places to eat, … Continue reading Sunday Comfort Food: Personal Challenge, Day 42 (10.28.12)

Saturday Shawarma: Personal Challenge, Day 41 (10.27.12)

With a busy Saturday filled with activity, my personal challenge to try something new was once again focused on food.  My morning and early afternoon plans revolved around finishing my Zombie prom queen costume for my friends’ annual Halloween bash. I had just finished my costume when my friend TJ arrived.  We had made plans … Continue reading Saturday Shawarma: Personal Challenge, Day 41 (10.27.12)