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Downtown LA

From Grand Central Market to The Last Bookstore, my family and I walked around downtown LA. Here’s what we ate/saw.  194 more words



Many food trucks that was roaming around Souther California have paused the truck and open storefronts. It makes me sad because there used to be a thrill of “chasing” a truck but I understand. 526 more words

Link Party: 9/12-9/16

Here’s what I read this week:

1. Inside the gentrification of Los Angeles’ Grand Central Market. I had no idea of the beginnings of GCM and its history, and this is an eye-opening and well-written piece. 77 more words



On Thursdays, I find myself taking the Expo Line Train into downtown Los Angeles, or as the locals call it, DTLA. Before the free mindful meditation classes at 12:30 (taught by UCLA’s… 160 more words

Southern California

exploring LA

I am definitely a creature of habit – and often, convenience. We live on the west side and don’t often stray too far from there because honestly, I hate driving. 684 more words


Be a Tourist For a Day

Today, I decided to be a tourist in my own city.

I woke up at the crack of dawn, loaded my backpack up with water and a book, put on my walking shoes, and started hunting the city for a good breakfast place. 241 more words


Baby corn on the cob!

There is a restaurant in NYC called Spice Market. I have fond memories of this spot, and perhaps if you visit Manhattan, make it a point to go. 187 more words

Fresh Food