Foodie · Long Island

Review: Súp: Vietnamese Pho & Grill

Several afternoons ago, my mom and I enjoyed dining inside this new Vietnamese Pho & Grill Restaurant called Súp in Stony Brook. It was also my first-time experiencing Vietnamese Food. Indoor Decor When you first walk into the restaurant, it feels sophisticated and tranquil. The lights are dimmed, yet the sunlight breaks through the tall… Continue reading Review: Súp: Vietnamese Pho & Grill

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Happy Valentine’s Day! + Vlog: Cheesiest Rom-Coms

https://vimeo.com/676493470 Happy Valentine's Day! I hope you're having a wonderful day and spending it with someone you care about. (: So in the semi-silent vlog, I'll just be showing you how I walk my dog on the beach while listing my favorite cheesiest romantic comedies. Do you have a favorite rom-com? Take care and safe… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day! + Vlog: Cheesiest Rom-Coms

Long Island · Self-Portrait

2021: Autumn Storm Chasing on the Beach

A self-portrait of Mahal and I posing on the beach before the storm kicked in. The other day, my mom, our puppy Mahal, and I went to the local beach. The clouds darkened the sky with each passing moment. It was both terrifying yet celestial.  Mahal (by his choice) and I sprinted across the sand… Continue reading 2021: Autumn Storm Chasing on the Beach

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2021: Secrets of the Service Wing Tour

*Note: This tour required everyone – all the guests and employees – to wear a mask at all times inside this home. Additionally, we had to sign up online to attend this. “Here is where the scullery maid worked from 6 AM to 10 PM.” The tour guide showed us a dim, narrow hallway.  Although… Continue reading 2021: Secrets of the Service Wing Tour

Long Island · Self-Portrait

2021: Just Chillin’ in the Gardens ;)

Last week, I visited Old Westbury Gardens and enjoyed the sunshine and the greenery. Also, I’ll be posting a tour I attended called “Secrets of the Service Wing.” So, be on the lookout for that. These are self-portraits. I'm just enjoying the greenery and sunshine. (: I hope you’re well. Take care. (: My self-portrait… Continue reading 2021: Just Chillin’ in the Gardens 😉

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2021: The Blessing of the Animals

Happy Blessings! Yesterday, my puppy Mahal and many other pets were blessed at St. Patrick’s Church in Smithtown! It’s a tradition in most catholic churches to have pets blessed. It stems from St. Francis Assisi, the patron saint of animals, almost back a thousand years ago. (Faith has it that he loved all creatures and… Continue reading 2021: The Blessing of the Animals