Category: Product Reviews

Eat or Retreat, Great Eats, Product Reviews

Eat or Retreat? Falafel Yo! at Greenbelt 3 Cinema Level

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Of all food parties I imagine having, I never really considered I’d have one involving falafel. But that is exactly what happened when we visited Falafel Yo! in Greenbelt 3 and ordered everything from the menu. There were only three items on there so I figured, what the hey, let’s try all of them. For …

Eat or Retreat, Product Reviews

Eat or Retreat: Take Root Healthy Snacks is taking off with my heart

Take Root 1 - Eat or Retreat: Take Root Healthy Snacks is taking off with my heart

The answer is pretty obvious with the title: Take Root has won me over. I mean, I’m not saying that I adored every single thing that I tried from the box that I ordered, but for the most part I was utterly impressed. In fact, I wasn’t shocked at all to learn that they won …

Product Reviews

Unboxing + Review of the Raw Bites Healthy Snack Subscription Box

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Despite my penchant for making sweets, I’m actually a gym rat. I never skip my workout schedules, consistently finding time for sweat sessions at least 3 times a week. (My stamina was at its best during my athlete days though. Gosh I miss those days haha!) Considering all the hard work I still put into …

Baking Recipes, Product Reviews, Simple cakes

Taste Test: Maya Yellow Cake Mix Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Maya Yellow Cake Mix 1 - Taste Test: Maya Yellow Cake Mix Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Remember awhile back when I posted about the goody bag I was sent by Maya Hotcake Mix? I promised I would review the cake mixes and this is the first that I decided to try out. I’m not a regular user of cake mix since I make all my cakes from scratch, but I’m going …

Product Reviews, Traveling

Awesome Korean snacks to bring home from your trip! [Vol. 1]

KSnacks 1 - Awesome Korean snacks to bring home from your trip! [Vol. 1]

In my opinion, there are two countries that seem to make packaged snack foods that go above and beyond the quality and creativity one would expect– one is Japan, and the other is South Korea. I imagine between these two countries, you will never run out of things to try. I don’t know about you, …

Product Reviews

Figures of Beans brings coffee from Cordillera straight to your door

Figures of Beans COVER - Figures of Beans brings coffee from Cordillera straight to your door

Wednesdays seem to have developed a reputation as this big “hump” you have to cross over to get from Point A to Point B– Point A being the dreaded start of the week, and Point B being the prospect of an exciting weekend. Between my job and this blog, the days don’t matter too much …

Eat or Retreat, Product Reviews, Traveling

February 2017 Japanese Snack Haul from Sapporo [Vol. 3]

Treats Cover - February 2017 Japanese Snack Haul from Sapporo [Vol. 3]

Another trip, another snack haul! In case you didn’t know, getting to haul packaged foods like these from Japan and South Korea is one of the things that excites me the most about traveling there. Asian snacks are THE BEST! From the lovely packaging alone you already feel the anticipation to tear it open and …

Product Reviews, Sponsored posts

Fuel your Pokemon Go craze with Boulangerie22 Pokemon Cakes

Boulangerie22 Pokemon Cakes 1 - Fuel your Pokemon Go craze with Boulangerie22 Pokemon Cakes

With their penchant for creating super cute character cakes, I knew it was only a matter of time before the Asian bakery chains got in on the Pokemon Go craze. And with the introduction of the Boulangerie22 Pokemon cakes, that time has finally arrived. My first encounter with Boulangerie22 was fairly recent– late last year …