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Choochoo-ca-Chew is nominated for Liebster Award!

Choochoo-ca-Chew is nominated for Liebster Award!

WOW! Someone just nominated for a award!!! The Liebster award! It’s nothing fancy like the Oscar but I am still SO EXCITED and psyched to share this with you. It’s a small step that hopefully leads to a big leap and it is made possible […]

The search for a permanent kitchen

The search for a permanent kitchen

They say that buying your first house is one of the most exciting, nerve racking, amazing and important thing in your life. All the way up there with getting married and having a child.

Byron, MN Farmers Market

Byron, MN Farmers Market

Did you know there is a farmers market every Saturday in Byron?

Rochester MN Downtown Farmers Market | 2017 WINTER UPDATE!

Rochester MN Downtown Farmers Market | 2017 WINTER UPDATE!

There’s something about markets I just LOVE. Wherever I travel, market is always on the top of my must-go places.

A Cup of Joe in Vietnam

A Cup of Joe in Vietnam

Coffee. Caffeine. I’ve never been much of a coffee drinker however I’d consumed the most amount of caffeine in my life during my time in Vietnam. 3~4 cups of coffee, daily. If you know Vietnamese coffee then you know they’re not like your typical black […]

Bún chả- Vietnamese Grilled Pork & Rice Noodles

Bún chả- Vietnamese Grilled Pork & Rice Noodles

Bún chả, one of our favorite eats while in northern Vietnam. Bún, is the round rice noodle that was used in the dish and chả means grilled fatty pork that was seasoned and grilled to perfection. Bún chả is often served with Nem Ran, a Vietnamese deep […]

Hakka Leicha (Hakka Grounded Tea)

Hakka Leicha (Hakka Grounded Tea)

Lei2 擂 in hakka (Chinese dialect) is the action of grinding. Cha2 茶 is tea in mandarin. It contains tea but is served more like a dessert/savory soup rather than your every-day tea. It starts with grinding up green tea into fine powder then add in […]

Juice straight from the fruit

Juice straight from the fruit

    We came across this little stand while trekking, and our eyes were caught by these citrus with a straw in it! Does this actually work? How does it work? The machine works like a milkshake machine, poke it into the citrus then it spins […]