Category Archives: Downtown Los Angeles

DTLA Date

Hey everyone! Joan here. A while back, I went on a date with some guy in Downtown Los Angeles. He had never explored DTLA so I showed him all the cool spots: The Last Bookstore, Angel’s Flight, Grand Central Market, Walt … Continue reading

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Meet My Wang

Hey all, This is another late post but I cannot move forward with my blog without introducing you to… my Wang. Jonathan Wang. He’s charming, he’s funny, he falls asleep in the blink of an eye (literally), AND he loves noodles as … Continue reading

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Backdraft

Hey friends, Joan here. Remember that movie, Backdraft? With Kurt Russell, William Baldwin and Robert de Niro? Well, I never saw it. But I remember that one part of the tram ride at Universal Studios, where you’re in a roaring … Continue reading

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LA Tourists

Hey everyone, While my sister and her husband were in town, I took them around a bit of Downtown LA. We started in Little Tokyo then down to City Hall. Check out some of the sights! FYI, I have a … Continue reading

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Reunited and It Feels so Good!

Hey everyone, Joan here! I originally didn’t plan on writing this post since I have written about this place so many times. But I figure I might as well, the blog is looking neglected… Haha! Sean and I paid a … Continue reading

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Birthday Celebration Continues

My birthday is apparently not over. I just had birthday ramen with Angie and Matt when I returned from San Francisco. Then Sean decided to take me out for birthday ramen again on Tuesday! I chose Men Oh Tokushima Ramen … Continue reading

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The Blog Post You Have All Been Waiting For!

Hi everyone! Joan here. Lately, people have been asking me about my favorite ramen places. After having realized that we’ve been to more than twenty ramen places so far, I think this is a good time for me to start … Continue reading

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Long, Lost Friend

Hi everyone! I really thought I was caught up with the blogs. But I had completely forgotten about a pretty recent ramen run. As I was scrolling through my Instagram feed today, I came across someone, who happened to have … Continue reading

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