Monthly Archives: March 2014

Retox at Gourmet Vegetarian Restaurant

Essentially, I started my retox last night when a bunch of my friends and I went to City Hollywood Cafe for some wings and fries!  Today is the first day of the month in the lunar calendar so my mom … Continue reading

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You are what you eat — Day 7 of March detox

Yay!!  Day 7!  We did it, team!  We survived on just fruits and veggies for all 7 days of our 7-day detox! ^_^ Tonight, we celebrated together with 3 baskets of wings and food!  Real food!

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Utsav Indian Cuisine — Day 6 of March detox

I have so much respect for vegetarians and vegans everywhere around the world after going through nearly a week of detox and eating just fruits and veggies.  It is difficult to find different ways of preparing and choosing different veggies … Continue reading

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White asparagus? Day 5 of March detox

Today was a difficult day.  Either it’s been said that the first day is the hardest, or the third day, or the fourth day, or the fifth day.  With all these different opinions, I guess there’s really no set day … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Street Life

Street life:  This is a classic view of what Hong Kong looks like:  Metropolis, urban, people, cars, traffic, noise, motion, never-ending activity, and a city that doesn’t sleep.

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Broccoli & Cauliflower Mash — Day 4 of March detox!

This is the first thing I’ve made from scratch in a long, long time:  Broccoli and cauliflower mash for the fourth day of my 7-day detox!  Woohoo! :O)  We’re more than halfway through the detox now and I honestly don’t feel that … Continue reading

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Green juice — Day 3 of March detox

The green juice makes a comeback on Day 3 of my March detox!  One of my very first posts as a blogger featured a green juice.  Click and read it here!  Back then, I went through a phase where I … Continue reading

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Day 2 of March detox

Hello Day 2 of my very first detox!! Last night, without any carbs or protein in my body and only fruits and veggies and water, I started getting a headache and feeling a little light-headed.  It’s actually a normal detox … Continue reading

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Day 1 of Detox!

I’ve never done a detox program before.  As part of the one-year anniversary of my blog and becoming a weight fat loss coach recently, I decided that this would be the perfect way to celebrate a year’s milestones on this … Continue reading

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Lunch at Il Fornello

I went to Il Fornello for a late lunch the other day.  I’ve been to the King Street location of Il Fornello before and quite enjoyed my Summerlicious dinner in 2010, so I knew the Italian food, especially with it … Continue reading

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