Cauliflower Gnocchi

Cauliflower gnocchi is a lighter version of traditional potato gnocchi, replacing potato with cauliflower. I topped it with a homemade kale pesto.


Cafe Stems

Cafe Stems recently soft opened, replacing The Fruit Shop on Convoy Street. The quick-service restaurant focuses on a healthy menu of salads, Japanese rice balls, smoothie bowls and more. Normally I’m not a big...


January Ramblings

I hope everyone’s year is getting off to a good start. I really enjoyed having both Christmas and New Year’s Day fall on weekends this year. Having two long weekends somehow made the holidays seem...


Soy Sauce Eggs

These Chinese stewed soy sauce eggs are one of my favorite foods from my childhood. As a result, it’s always something I try to make every year for Chinese New Year. Check out my...



Reissue is a coffee cafe in Harajuku Tokyo known for its very unique 3D and 2D customized latte art. While latte art has gotten fairly mainstream, the ones produced at Reissue are special. The...


Deep Dish Nutella Skillet Cookie

This easy Deep Dish Nutella Skillet Cookie is just five ingredients. It’s perfect for one or two people and can be whipped up in minutes and served with ice cream for a delicious, decadent dessert.


Curry Cauliflower Rice

Curry Cauliflower Rice is a flavorful and easy low-carb, gluten-free rice substitute for any meal.


Sieu Sieu BBQ

Sieu Sieu BBQ specializes in Chinese BBQ and roasted meats. Over the long weekend, Mr. K’s family came over and we decided to pick up some roasted meats to bring home for dinner.


Baked Calamari

A healthier baked version of calamari rings. These crunchy coated squid rings make a great appetizer or side dish.



Pokeland, a quick service poke bowl restaurant, opened at the end of December. We’d seen signage for Pokeland for nearly a year, so we were quite surprised when they finally opened.