Custard Cream Bun

Hi there, happy final day in Nov! Can you guys believe there’s only a month left for 2021?    We’re still wearing a mask whenever it’s possible…I’d never seen people wearing a mask in the US except in a hospital, so seeing people wearing colorful one, sometimes they layer up with multiple masks was interesting….

Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Hi there, are you still having a food coma from the Thanksgiving feast?    I think some of my Thanksgiving feast items are still in my stomach, but skipping meals is a big NO NO, so let’s cook something light!   When I went to an Italian restaurant with my college friends, we usually had…

Thai Fusion Sardine Bruschetta

Happy National Sardine Day! Did you know, today 11/24 is the day to entertain our taste buds with sardine!  Well, I’m on a vegetarian diet, but let’s make it a cheat day since it’s a sin to skip the yummy food on this special day! So, here is another version of Sardine Bruschetta!  My dinner buddy…

Product Review: Maple Espresso Tea from Trader Joe’s

Happy National Espresso Day! Who’s an espresso lover here?  Get some cups of espresso and celebrate today!   Well, well, well…although I started liking coffee recently, making espresso is hard in my kitchen because I don’t have an espresso machine. I used to, when I lived in LA, but when my dinner buddy and I…

Creamy Tomato Basil Quiche

Have you built your Holiday party feast menu yet?    My dinner buddy’s company provides all employees either a whole turkey or a couple of field roasts with their preference, but he didn’t RSVP’d this year…again! So I need to think about what food can add festive vibes to my dining table on Thanksgiving, and…

Spicy Eggplant Noodle

Would you like your noodles(I’m talking about Asian noodles, not pasta here) to be with soup or without soup?   I usually have a generous amount of soup with them because in that way I can get more water intake to stay hydrated, but sometimes I want to have soup-less noodles.    I had some…