The Superpower of Survival: Young’s Cafe, Fort Collins, Colorado

Open for 35 years, this mom-and-pop restaurant has played a part in many people’s lives. In fact, I have a friend who grew up in Northern Colorado who claims it as her favorite. She is the first person who introduced me to Young’s Cafe many, many years ago.

Really Good Ramen at Kujira Ramen, Fort Collins, Colorado

I can’t seem to keep up with new restaurant openings. Kujira Ramen opened a year ago in Fort Collins, and I just discovered it yesterday.

It’s Worth Finding Little Saigon Café in Fort Collins, Colorado

On a cold and snowy night, we made our way to Little Saigon Café in Fort Collins’s midtown. Use Google Maps to get there and trust it. This place is tucked away and it’s not a place you’ll stumble across.

Getting Through the Pandemic

I do not claim to know much about Asian or Mexican cooking—I am an infant when it comes to Asian food and a toddler when it comes to tacos—but I know that expanding my culinary mind has helped me cope with this never-ending pandemic.