Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Pesto Fried Rice with Poached Egg

Getting out early today to work meant I got to fully utilize my new kitchen for more cooking, yay! After unwittingly heating up a whole bag of Costco’s Basil Pesto … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Brunch & Street Sweets at Strip District

10/12: First Sunday in Pitt, we got a group together for brunch at Cafe Raymond in the Strip District. Not exactly the cute sit-down restaurant I had in mind, but … Continue reading

December 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

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

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

Paris Baguette Cakes <3

I’ve been hearing a lot of good stuff about Paris Baguette‘s Green Tea Strawberry Shortcake, so I decided to try some at its new K-Town location. The best part about … Continue reading

August 30, 2011 · 2 Comments

Some Cupcakes in Philly

I know I’ve been extremely MIA for the past couple of weeks or so due to getting caught up with friends and finals, so I’ll be updating on some of … Continue reading

March 21, 2011 · 1 Comment

A Banana Split Day!

Yesterday was a beautiful day: sunny, breezy, and warm, a real shocker for Philly in mid-Feb. But it was the perfect weather for Weshma and me to stroll down to … Continue reading

February 20, 2011 · 1 Comment