Celebrating with Food
With everyone home, it's back to making big meals. Everyone took part in making tonight's Tempura dinner.
posted on June 19, 2010
Pizza My Heart
My leg hurts so I can't cook dinner??? Pizza My Heart to the rescue! Tonight we have the award-winning Watsonville Apple pizza - with green apples, pepperoni,...
posted on June 07, 2010
Fresh and Green
Home grown gailon (Chinese broccoli) from our backyard.
posted on June 17, 2010
My Favorite Red Soup
The warm weather has finally got our vegetable garden blossoming. Today's harvest is a variety of amaranth (haan choy, in Cantonese). The tender leaves make a...
posted on June 08, 2010
Mango a Go Go
There's nothing like fresh mangoes at it's prime - smells and tastes super sweet - and only 25¢ each!
posted on June 05, 2010
Happy Dad's Day
The boys are learning BBQ skills from hubby - resulting in perfectly grilled Korean Kalbi Ribs (and Japanese Somen Noodle Salad). Cheers to Dads!!!
posted on June 20, 2010
Karissa's Graduation Party
Our friends held an elaborate barbeque dinner to honor their daughter's high school graduation - ‘one’ of the desserts was this fun chocolate fountain table...
posted on June 10, 2010
Inspired by Tyler
My version of Tyler Florence's Ultimate Roast Chicken.
posted on June 25, 2010
Not as big as Carnegie Deli's, but just as good!
posted on June 22, 2010
Our first harvest of loquats this year - before the birds and squirrels get to them.
posted on June 21, 2010
Stewing in the Summer
I don't know why on this hot summer day I was craving for beef stew.
posted on June 30, 2010
A Good Rice Dish
Steamed Pork with Dried Squids, Water Chestnuts, and Shiitake Mushrooms - so good with a bowl of hot steamed rice.
posted on June 06, 2010
You know me…if there's free food and it's easy to get to - I'm in! Free donut of your choice at Krispy Kreme on Doughnut Day. My fave is lemon-filled.
posted on June 04, 2010
Dinner in a minute...
Plates of salmon skins ready for the steamer.
posted on June 14, 2010
When Life Hands You Lemons...
…in this case, when one of your neighbors hands you a bunch of lemons…make a Lemonade Cake!
posted on June 26, 2010
Mango Tapioca Verrine
For dessert tonight, Gerry made us Mango Tapioca Verrine - so healthy and refreshing!
posted on June 28, 2010
Finally got to see what this was all about!
posted on June 13, 2010
Dragon Boat Festival
Every year around this time, we celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival by eating rice dumplings - also called Chinese Tamales, Joongs, Jengs, Sticky Rice Bundles....
posted on June 15, 2010