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The Commoner

Happy Thursday, Whittier. I've been thinking lately how I just don't blog half as much as I used to. So, this is my first attempt in, well, a long time. If you like the nature of this post and want me to try something specific, drop me a comment below! Today I wandered around Uptown Whittier and found myself at one of my favorite places for lunch, The Commoner. Yes, you heard right, they're now open at 1:00PM for lunch. They spruced up their menu a bit and added some of these items below! First, I tried 'Kaleos Katsu Melt', packed with a 3 cheese blend and pineapple-jalapeño jam! Woooo, this one was good and very filling! And of course,...

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Paradise city!

This was not my first time to Paraiso Juice Bar but it was definitely my favorite visit. Owners are so incredibly sweet! I finally got to try their tacos, which is exactly what I wanted!! The asada was awesome and their homemade green salsa is the sh*t! My husband loved their chorizo as well. They make really yummy agua frescas, bionicos, tortas and more! If you're ever on the south side of Whittier, check this place out! Tell them I sent you! ______ Address: 13914 Imperial Hwy, La Mirada, CA 90638 Phone: (562) 407-1894 Hours: M T TH F S S - 9AM–9PM W - 9AM-2PM ______

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El Taco Sabroso!

I'm a little late on this one, because I visited El Taco Sabroso for the first time last month. But, better late than never, right?! I met Art & Jessica at a Whittier event at the museum and I was just walking around introducing myself to people and they just so happen to be one of them. Jessica said "We're from El Taco Sabroso!" I was so excited because I had been wanting to check out their place and meet them for some time! Timing couldn't have been anymore perfect! Also, I need to mention how incredibly awesome they are! Jessica is smart and sweet and Art knows the art of food like no other. While we were eating he...

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