Bulgogi (Korean Beef)

Bulgogi is one of my favorite Korean dishes. It takes seconds to prepare and everyone that I have made if for enjoys it tremendously. Even my mother, who is a notoriously picky eater will chow down on what she affectionately calls Bull-Doggy!  My kids love it too which is always win. The beef is superRead more

Quick and Easy Asian Cucumber Salad

Asian Cucumber Salad is almost like making a quick pickle and makes a delicious side to most Asian dishes. Usually, my family serves this along side Korean BBQ dishes like Bulgogi or Kalbi. This would also make a great crunchy topping for bao made with pork belly as it would help to cut some ofRead more

Homemade Crab Rangoon

Crispy, crunchy and slightly sweet, homemade Crab Rangoon will rock your taste buds!

Crispy, crunchy and slightly sweet, homemade Crab Rangoon will rock your taste buds! Better yet, it’s super simple to make at home when that take out craving hits.  Last week I posted a recipe for General Tso’s Chicken as well as an adapted version which turned the popular dish into a Vegan friendly, and gluten-freeRead more

How to Make Pickled Watermelon Rind

Pickled watermelon rind adds a really nice sweet, salty, vinegary bite to whatever you add it to. Try it in any recipe that calls for regular pickles!

I’ve always heard that pickled watermelon rind is a southern thing, but often wondered why that is. I know pickled things are the perfect pairing with all sorts of foods because they can add and alter the taste of foods taking something good and making it something great.  As for this house, pickled watermelon rindRead more

Spicy Thai Peanut Soba Noodles with Chicken

Spicy and creamy, Thai Peanut soba noodles are as easy to make as they are addictive!

Spicy Thai peanut soba noodles!  You heard me right. These creamy, spicy, delectable noodles are so gosh darn addicting, I could eat them several times a week. The best part? They are super easy to make. Just a handful of ingredients, a very short cooking time and boom! Noodles are on the table! Even better,Read more

Crock-pot Short Rib Burrito Bowls

Smokey, spicy and delicious, these melt in your mouth short ribs are perfect to come home to after a long day at work.

I love my crock-pot. It has made some of the most delicious meals and is perfect for so many things. I’ve used it to keep chocolate warm while making candies, made an incredible queso and cooked countless meals for nights I’ve worked, or days where I knew I wouldn’t be home to make something hotRead more

Thai Curry Soup

Thai Curry Soup: A spicy, aromatic, warming, delicious soup that heals what ails you. Full of chilies, garlic and ginger, it gives the 'Man Flu' a one, two punch!

Spicy. Aromatic. Warming. Delicious. This version of Thai Curry Soup will heal what ails you.  It’s spring time in the North East. Finally. Winter has appeared to let go, at least this week, however we have entered the rainy season. Everything is damp. There is still a chill in the air and then it happens….Read more