Dragonfruit Mochi Doughnuts

Have you ever been disappointed by the pink doughnut? It’s all razzle dazzle – beautiful colors, but no substance. A promise of excitement, but… the plainest of flavors. Well… that ends today. THE PINK DOUGHNUT DESERVES TO BE MORE THAN JUST A PRETTY FACE! Popularized by The Simpsons, the pink doughnut is a classic. But

Miso Maple Carrots

If the above video doesn’t load for you, click here to see it on TikTok! For the last couple of years before he passed away, my dad was paralyzed from the waist down and almost entirely bedridden. We all knew his time was limited, so we started doing Sunday dinners with him every week. At

Roast Pork Butt Sandwich

What happens if you take the flavors of duck ramen, and turn it into a sandwich? That wasn’t what we set out to do, but that’s where we ended up, AND WE REGRET NOTHING. I decided to make this roast pork butt sandwich from Lady and Pups because I ended up with some broccoli rabe,

Mango lassi

If the above video doesn’t load for you, click here to see it on TikTok! When it comes to spice tolerance, where do you fall? I would say I am somewhere in the middle. I’ve always been really impressed with people who have a really high spice tolerance because I absolutely do not. But I’ve

Stir-fried udon with pork

If the above video doesn’t load for you, click here to see it on TikTok! If you could have any superpower, which one would you choose? Flying does seem like a lot of fun, but if I really had to choose just one, I would go for invisibility. But I would be the most boring

Greens and Beans Soup

If the above video doesn’t load for you, click here to see it on TikTok! What are your favorite cozy things to do when it gets cold? Here in LA, it’s finally getting to fall temperatures in the 50s and 40s. It’s breezy and cold and I am ready for all the cozy things. I’ve

Golden Fried Rice with Salmon and Furikake

If the above video doesn’t load for you, click here to see it on TikTok! When I was a kid, I was part of a Girl Scout Troop. Every year, we’d go to a winter camp, where we’d go up to the snow and stay in cabins. There was this big lodge where we would

Banana chocolate-chip muffins

If the above video doesn’t load for you, click here to see it on TikTok! When I bought bananas for the kiwi muffins, I ended up with a bunch leftover. We didn’t get around to eating them before they started to overripen, which means OH DARN guess I have to make something with them. I

Tosilog

I was not exposed to Filipino food at all, growing up. I had never been to a Jolleebee, never tried adobo, never even had lumpia until I was well into adulthood! But between streaming, youtube, making more filipino friends, and finding more filipino restaurants in our area… that has completely changed in the last few

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