The weather got cooler again and I really hope that it stays like this until the end of summer. When the weather gets cooler I always feel like to have a warm broth based food. Generally I like all kinds food but I love eating noodles for lunch, especially soba noodles. It’s my all-time favorite.… Read More Quick and Easy Lunch : Soba Noodle Soup
Grilling season has arrived! This coming Monday is Memorial Day, and this weekend is officially the start of outdoor grilling season. I love grilling because it tastes good, there will not be many pots and pans to clean, and it’s a great way to entertain friends and family. But wait, isn’t grilled meat bad? There’s no proof… Read More How to make juicy burgers
Summer is here! Already? It’s been pretty hot last few days, so I made this cold soba noodles for dinner. I’m not a major cold salad lover, but I do get cravings for more fresh vegetables when the weather gets warmer. Since I didn’t feel like standing in front of hot stove for more than 10 minutes,… Read More Cold Soba Noodles
Kimchi without chili powder. How does that sound? Just in case you don’t know, kimchi is a traditional Korean dish that is made from vegetables mixesd with Korean chili powder, garlic, ginger, scallions and other spices. When I first came to America in 1989, not many people knew or even heard of it. But nowadays, kimchi is… Read More Easiest Kimchi Ever!!!
My ultimate easy one-pot meal, fried rice. The day I came to America for the first time, my cousin took me to a Chinese restaurant and ordered shrimp fried rice for me. I thought it was funny that my first meal in America was not a hamburger or a hotdog but a Chinese food! Since… Read More Shrimp Fried Rice
I baked banana bread. This is the only way my hubby will take his daily dose of potassium….just kidding! I try to eat clean and stay healthy as much as I can. But, I married a person who has a sweet tooth, so I try to bake at home rather than buy sweets from a… Read More Healthy and Moist Banana Bread
Bahama Breeze! That was the place where I got inspired with this recipe. The original recipe was made with fried plantain and oh my gosh…it was freaking good. It looked really simple but was bursting with the flavors. I got the recipe from their website and wanted to try at home but I usually don’t eat fried… Read More Caribbean Nachos