Category Archives: food

I’m On National TV!

Check it! I was blessed to be a contestant on “Chopped: What’s In Your Basket?” which is Chopped, but a mini version.  This competition was sponsored by CiCi’s Pizza, and shot by The Food Network.  Whenever the clip gets on, … Continue reading

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2.15.11 – Poor in the Pocket, Rich in the Culture

Last July, I ventured to the Philippines and decided to take a tour of some of the poorer areas of Quezon City.  No matter how different these people are, they are exactly like New Yorkers.  They’re all busying themselves to … Continue reading

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1.25.11 – All American Hamburger on LI

hit up the All American Hamburger on Massapequa, Long Island. you can find them here at  It’s a time capsule for fast food joints; it serves straight up just hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs milkshakes. no fancy bacon, avocado, nothing. Just … Continue reading

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1.23.11 – AWSM Food – Flushing Dumplings

for the past 10 years, ever since 9th grade, I discovered with some high school friends this small hole-in-the-wall dumpling spot near one of the municipal parking lots in flushing, also near the spot to get on the van to … Continue reading

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1.22.10 – PIZZA

the sisters and I made homemade pizza. with dough from scratch. no yeast. it was weird. and yet still pretty dope. I made my pizza with chicken, spinach, pesto, jalapeño, tomato sauce, and fresh cut mozzarella.  the dough came out mad crispy … Continue reading

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