Perfect for a Fall Picnic Party! Buddha Bowl with Flavor Master

Happy Fall!   …Well, some of you might say “Oh no, is it still Fall? We already have some snow!” or “What is Fall? The sun is still shining and it’s scorching hot under that!” depending on where you live. Here in the Bay Area, a lot of trees have changed their color from green…

Yogurt Parfait

Happy National Yogurt Parfait Day! I bet a lot of people are familiar with this food. It’s just perfect for breakfast, a healthy snack, or even as a dessert! Just a slight difference between yours and mine are either brand of granola or flavor of jam…or maybe the serving size?;) Anyway, yogurt parfait are healthy,…

Post N. Family Day Announcement: What! Tanooki is Pregnant!?

Yes, you read it right. I’m pregnant with our 1st baby and I’ll see her next Spring! As yesterday was National Family Day, I wanted to share this news with you guys.    As I look back on my pregnancy life until now, it’s been a long journey. I’m in the second trimester and a…

Happy N. Apple Cider Day! Stay Cozy with Homemade Apple Cider

Happy National Apple Cider Day! It’s apple season so enjoy some apples in a variety of ways!   I see a lot of yummy posting of apples in SNS after it’s officially Fall, and yes…even though apples are pretty much available all year round here in the US, I feel Fall is a special season…

Happy National Raisin Bran Cereal Day! Enjoy Your Breakfast!

Happy National Raisin Bran Cereal Day!    As I share my recipes based on food holidays, I receive comments saying “oh I didn’t know that national day existed” and trust me, I am nodding and saying “yes it was actually my first time to know too” to each and every comment. Back in March 7th,…

Cheesy Corn Sauce over the Kimchi Fried Rice with Wildbrine

November is National Rice Awareness Month, so let’s cook up some rice: my favorite type of grain!    I love rice since I was a little kid. It keeps my healthy lifestyle whenever eating is concerned. Because I love rice so much, when I was sleeping over at my grandma’s house, she had to cook…