Recipe: Seared scallops in grapefruit shallots sauce

Chop green onions (for garnish later) and shallots. Shallots are in the onion family so I cried a bit in this chopping process. Sauté shallots in olive oil. Squeeze grapefruit juice, stir juice and white wine vinegar into skillet with shallots. Season scallops and sear. I find scallops are most tender when you just leave them alone and flip after…
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“I Dream in Cake” [Part 2]

A few months ago I posted part 1 of this photoshoot I modeled in for my friend Eunice Do‘s fashion line I Dream in Cake shot by Hollin Brodeur. This second shoot involved some of my favorite desserts like cupcakes and macarons (which I feasted on immediately after wrapping up the workday) that were perfect props in portraying the sweet…
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I never knew just what it was about this old coffee shop …

Wilfred tank top T by Alexander Wang jogger pants Louis Vuitton suede flats One of those days (there are many) when I’m really into green tea.. got a green tea latte, green tea macaron, and surprise(!) green tea shortbread biscuit. Inhaled all the food so please excuse the mauled mess in the background. Anyway, these earrings are made of crystals…
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When I’m alone you make me feel at home

H&M elbow patch blazer John Varvatos scarf Wilfred tank top Forever 21 jeggings Apparently H&M also released a tweed blazer with elbow patches that sold out fast.. bummed/on hunt mode. Couldn’t decide between this gray or navy blue one, so when in doubt.. I got both. The fit is great and the elbow patches are darling, couldn’t pass them up.…
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The sky might fall but I’m not worried at all

AllSaints Spitalfields beanie Vince chambray shirt Band of Outsiders sweatshirt Forever 21 jeggings Nordstrom rainboots Inherited this Band of Outsiders sweatshirt from my man who said the fit was off for him, lucky for me I like that it’s roomy and soft, I just throw it on while lounging at home and add some pants for public appearances. Anyway, considering…
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It’s called the past because I’m getting past

Rag & Bone leather jacket Helmut Lang top Urban Outfitters eternity scarf Forever 21 jeggings and boots Last year I bought a leather jacket that I literally wore until the lining tore so thought it was time to invest into a wardrobe staple. This Rag & Bone is perfect, I love the black soft pebbled leather, detailed ribbed sleeves, and…
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