Category Archives: Tasty

Update: Urban Balcony Garden

It has been almost three months since we planted our balcony garden and everything is growing pretty well so far. Even in spite of the constant digging by the squirrels. The Early Girl tomatoes are doing remarkably well and we … Continue reading

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Recipe: Almond Florentine Cookies w/ Gluten-Free Alternative

The Whole Foods near my home sells these delightfully tasty little treats, but the price is one arm and one leg for a package of 7. So for my dear friend Kirsten’s birthday, I decided to take a stab at … Continue reading

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Urban Balcony Garden

I’d say without hesitation that I do not posses a green thumb. In the past, I’ve always chosen house plants that were considered low maintenance, but still managed to kill them. Over the last few years, I’ve grown various organic … Continue reading

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Recipe: Jjajangmyeon (Korean Black Bean Noodles)

Let me introduce you to jjajangmyeon. Pronounced [Ja, or, Cha} [Jang] [Myun, or Myeon]. Wikipedia describes it as “Jajangmyeon (also spelled jjajangmyeon; 자장면; 짜장면) is a popular Korean dish, derived from the Chinese dish zha jiang mian. It consists of … Continue reading

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Fresh Homemade Gnocchi

Alright, I apologize for my previous post. It was gross and I’ll try not to do that again. To make it up to you, I’ll show you how to make fresh gnocchi at home. It’s very easy and once you … Continue reading

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Get’m While They’re Hot – Chili Pepper Guide

If you know anything about me, you probably know how much I love spicy food. To me, food just isn’t complete without some heat. I’m Korean. So 90% of what I cook and eat is spicy. I’m sure that’s an … Continue reading

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Green Cupcakes For St. Paddy’s Day

I’m sorry for the late post everyone! I know St. Patrick’s Day was last week, but I didn’t have a chance to publish this post until now. When there’s a holiday, you can always bet that someone in my office … Continue reading

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Sausage & Lentil Soup

When winter weather hits, I think of soup. Warm, hearty, tasty soup. Recently, the thought of making (and eating) sausage and lentil soup has crossed my mind. It’s hearty, full of flavor, and very easy to make. You can make … Continue reading

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Crispy Roast Pork (Siew Yoke) Recipe: Step-by-Step

For those of you adventurous cooks out there, I ran across this recipe on http://www.saveur.com and thought I’d share. I will let you know how mine turns out and would like hear your feedback if/when you make this as well. … Continue reading

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