Last Days to Ship

Viva La Food Truck: Chairman Bao (SF)

With all this garbage talk from NYC to LA about city officials revoking food truck permits, I decided to go out and support SF food trucks yesterday. Supporting them, meaning, EATING LUNCH. It's the best kind of...

$100/5 Days/NYC/Tourist

Remember back in 2007 when I did $100/2 Weeks/NYC??? It actually was a really stressful, painful series full of suffering and no-holds-barred ranting. People seemed to...

Fancy Budget Beachfront Lunch (Monterey)

Went to visit Ayagwa and Tmonkey in Monterey! We made a lunch stop at Roy's, in the ultra fancy Spanish Bay clubhouse with Aya's mama. Roy's started in Hawaii and is now a huge fancy restaurant empire in the U.S. serving "Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine." My brother actually used to...

A Meal for $2 at Dumpling House

You have until Tuesday to get your ass down to the Dumpling House in the Lower East Side for the best bang for your buck (literally) in town. This place is a downtown institution-- there was a line out the door when we went at 5pm tonight. It's closing...

$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Epilogue

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$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 13 & 14

$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Prologue$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 1 & 2$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 3, 4 & 5$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 6 & 7$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Midway Meditation$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 8, 9 & 10$100/ 2...

$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 6 & 7

$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Prologue$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 1 & 2$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Day 3, 4 &5Wednesday 3/28 Total Spent: $5LUNCH--> $0Fumiko and I had our usual lunch date. I had leftover pasta...

$100/ 2 Weeks/ NYC: Prologue

it's payday. and while this should be a celebratory occasion, i've gotta pay my april rent with this one, which is sadly all but $100 of it. for any fiscally responsible adult, this should be no problem- money made from both paychecks should be equally distributed throughout the month. ha!...

The Bánh Mì Taste Test: Boerum Hill

as Matt and I walked down Atlantic Avenue last weekend to browse their row of mid-century modern furniture shops, a Vietnamese sandwich, or bánh mì, at Nicky's was definitely on his agenda. it was a beautiful day, people were out, indulging in as much of the springtime tease...