Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Macarons in Pittsburgh

10/11/14: Pri, Gulnarnarnar, and I were all craving some sweetness for an afternoon study snack, so we started a spontaneous quest for macarons! Upon our search, we came across Gaby … Continue reading

December 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

La Cuisine de France

A few weeks ago, Ninja-Kitty and I finally used our last Bistro of St. Tropez gift card from freshman year. Oh, the fruits of winning those First Friday scavenger hunts … Continue reading

November 9, 2011 · 1 Comment

Pretending to be Rich & Eating Exquisite Desserts

I know when the new LadurĂ©e opened in NYC, food blogs exploded and customers swarmed to Madison Ave to try this famous French-originated patisserie. Honestly when I heard about this, … Continue reading

September 21, 2011 · 1 Comment

Fancy French Dining

Had a nice little girls’ night out with my Columbia sweeties a few nights ago. We met up in the quaint Soho area by Thompson Street, home to rows of … Continue reading

April 3, 2011 · 1 Comment

Let’s Play Checkers!

I’ve heard lots of great things about Checkers’ fries from Steff, so I decided to stop by to pick some up after volunteering at Trevor’s Place (a shelter for single … Continue reading

December 14, 2010 · 1 Comment

Dining Days Pt 1

With the conclusion of University City’s Dining Days (mini-Restaurant Week), I shall begin sharing my entries on the few restaurants I had tried. For the $30 deal, Ninja-Kitty and I … Continue reading

July 30, 2010 · Leave a comment

Crepes Comparison

On my quest to withdraw cash at 7-Eleven, I strategically stopped by Hagerty Library to glimpse at the food trucks, not expecting much. But alas, I found a jewel among … Continue reading

July 14, 2010 · 2 Comments