Smoothies from The White Hat Italian Frozen Yogurt

I received a couple of gift certificates to try out White Hat’s smoothies. Since I can’t really drink an entire glass I brought my officemate Tina to SM Mega Mall one hot afternoon to have some cold treats. I’ve tried White Hat’s yogurt before and I really like it. I always get a plain frozenContinue reading “Smoothies from The White Hat Italian Frozen Yogurt”

Lunch at Cafe De Bonifacio

When my balikbayan aunt called me and invited me for lunch I knew exactly where I wanted to take her. I wanted to try the Filipino restaurant Cafe de Bonifacio at The Podium mall. Chef Ojie who created a memorable meal for me at the Herb’s Best dinner party is also the man behind CafeContinue reading “Lunch at Cafe De Bonifacio”

Sunday Lunch at Laguna Garden Cafe

For our last meal in Cebu, Tes insisted that I try the food at Laguna Garden Café at the Ayala Center. Right across was Café Laguna which was managed by other relatives. This group also had another restaurant in the mall called Lemon Grass. All restaurants were quite popular with diners. Having tried all threeContinue reading “Sunday Lunch at Laguna Garden Cafe”

Farmers Market & The Grove

After our spectacular dinner at Fig & Olive we went to the Farmers Market and The Grove to walk off all the calories we consumed. It was also my first time to see these two places next to each other. During the day the Farmers Market had tenants selling organic produce, meats, poultry and seafood.Continue reading “Farmers Market & The Grove”

Food Options at Century City Mall

I should have told Sidney earlier that I wanted to go to Universal Studios. Since we weren’t able to plan it he brought me to Century City Mall instead.I’ve never been to this outdoor mall. It was pretty nice but I was all shopped out so we just walked around a bit. I was fascinatedContinue reading “Food Options at Century City Mall”

Shopping in Hong Kong: French Chocolates and Macarons

Happy birthday to me!! I’m a chocoholic and anything from these stores would make the perfect gift. But maybe next year since I’m on a diet and I haven’t eaten chocolates for six months, except for cheating with a few squares. Oh how I miss you, chocolates!!The residents of Hong Kong are very lucky thatContinue reading “Shopping in Hong Kong: French Chocolates and Macarons”

Shopping and Eating in Hong Kong: The Landmark

Since I stay in Kowloon side when I’m in Hong Kong I hardly cross the tunnel to shop or eat. Sometimes I’ll go to Causeway Bay. This time I had an errand to do in Central so I went to The Landmark for some window shopping and picture taking.I never go to The Landmark sinceContinue reading “Shopping and Eating in Hong Kong: The Landmark”

Dessert & Fruits at Central World Mall

We deserved good dessert after our disappointing lunch at Phan-Khom Contemporary Thai Cuisine. We walked to the other side of the mall and saw several restaurants we could have eaten at instead. There were even several eat-all-you-can restaurants that offered international food or steaks or Japanese food. All were priced quite reasonably too. There wereContinue reading “Dessert & Fruits at Central World Mall”

Lunch at Phan-Khom Contemporary Thai Cusine

We devoted our second to the last day in Bangkok to shopping in Central World mall. After an hour or two of window shopping we headed to the top floor of the mall in search for food. There were several restaurants but we chose Phan-Khom because of some interesting food items we saw on theContinue reading “Lunch at Phan-Khom Contemporary Thai Cusine”