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Double stuffed potatoes

I wasn’t sure what to call these. They are similar to twice baked potatoes except that the entire potato isn’t baked a second time. Instead, creamy sour cream mashed potatoes with bacon and chives...

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Mark your calendars…

On May 14, 2011, a national food blogger bakesale will be happening all across the country to raise money for Share Our Strength, an organization working to end childhood hunger across America. I’m super...

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Beer Bread Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Beer bread + bacon + gruyere cheese = An amazing grilled cheese sandwich. I love beer bread. It’s so easy to make. And the end result is a crusty bread, with a chewy interior...

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Colorful Tea Eggs for Easter

It’s almost Easter, and I’ve been seeing  a lot of decorated eggs. I never was much into decorating eggs, even as a kid. But last year I thought of this idea for decorating and...

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Tora Seafood Buffet (formerly Onami)

A lot of people in my family like sushi. So when it’s time for the birthday person to choose where they want to eat, unlimited sushi seems to be a constant choice. In the...

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Chocolate Espresso Chews

These cookies are chocolate heaven.  Soft, chewy, with a fudgy brownie-like interior. It’s a chocoholic’s dream come true.

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Pho Cali & Grill

Last time I visited Golden City restaurant I noticed that a pho restaurant would soon be opening. I don’t usually pass by this area, but I recently drove by and saw that the pho...

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Homemade Naan

I remember the first time I tried Indian food. I fell in love with the naan bread we ordered. The soft, fluffy pancake shaped bread reminded me a lot of chinese breads like green...

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Chocolate Cake Truffles

I’ve seen endless amount of cake truffles on other food blogs but I’ve never made them myself until now. I don’t know why I didn’t think to make them sooner. They are cute, bite...

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Sugar Cookie Turtles Take 2

I made sugar turtle cookies a few weeks ago. I wasn’t quite satisfied with how they came out so I decided to try again. I’m not sure which design I like better. You can...