What a Year!
After a busy week, our family elected not to join in on a few gatherings we were invited to. We ushered in the New Year with a quiet evening at home playing...
posted on Dec. 31, 2010
Lunch at Gott's Roadside in San Francisco's Ferry Plaza to celebrate my brother-in-law's 50th birthday.
posted on Dec. 30, 2010
Hot Chocolate with Marshmallows and Anise Pizzelle (Italian cookies).
posted on Dec. 29, 2010
This holiday season has been overly filled with extra doses of treats. Here, we are sampling plum and orange flavored Turkish Delights.
posted on Dec. 28, 2010
Enjoyed this light, crunchy, and chocolaty treat from our friends who visited Brazil.
posted on Dec. 27, 2010
More Christmas family gatherings means more feasting. Dinner with mom's side of the extended family was held at Ni Mo Japanese Restaurant in San Mateo.
posted on Dec. 26, 2010
Celebrating the ‘prime’ reason of the season with a Prime Rib Roast.
posted on Dec. 25, 2010
Santa Claws is Here
Anticipating a lot of feasting in the next few days so we'll try to pace ourselves! Enjoyed a Chinese banquet with husband's side of the family tonight - the...
posted on Dec. 24, 2010
The Bass Stands Out
…in this chorus of foods. Steamed and drizzled with a ginger-onion soy sauce.
posted on Dec. 23, 2010
A Little More Baking
Almond Biscotti - crunchy and great for dunking
posted on Dec. 22, 2010
Steak and Spinach Pinwheels
Someone said they look like tree barks.
posted on Dec. 21, 2010
Just Put on a Happy Face
…on my plate! Thanks for the nice breakfast, G!
posted on Dec. 20, 2010
A Sweet Display
My kitchen has been taken over - happily, I must say. Wes made Bumpy Road (Rocky Road without the nuts); Darrell and Audrey, Oreo and Peppermint Truffles. The...
posted on Dec. 19, 2010
Another Favorite Dim Sum
Hom Sui Gok - a deep-fried glutinous rice turnover with meat filling.
posted on Dec. 18, 2010
Pretty as an Ornament
Futomaki, our pretty and delicious appetizer.
posted on Dec. 17, 2010
More Christmas Baking
Today, a batch of Chocolate Crinkles are made.
posted on Dec. 16, 2010
A Full House Again
Seems we try to have Chinese food on the days the boys return home from their schools. They claim they don't get ‘authentic’ Chinese food in the dining halls....
posted on Dec. 15, 2010
Beef and Carrot Loaf with a Tomato Sauce - this has to win ‘My Worst Picture of the Year’ contest. Don't know what happened with the colors. At least it tastes...
posted on Dec. 14, 2010
Manicotti stuffed with spinach, mushrooms, three cheeses - ricotta, cottage, and mozzarella.
posted on Dec. 13, 2010
Tried frying the squid parts in a rice flour batter - light and crispy turnout!
posted on Dec. 12, 2010