Dried Sweet Potato

Happy National Cook a Sweet Potato Day! Did you know today 2/22 is the day to cook and eat and enjoy sweet potatoes!    So around last November, my house was on a boom of sweet potatoes, so I shared some recipes to try. I don’t usually cook sweet potatoes but my dinner buddy loves…

Sweet Potato Pie

Happy National Chocolate Covered Anything Day! Did you know, today might be your first day to get your whole body covered with chocolate for the first time in your life!!   Soooo, I was thinking of buying a 1 lb of milk chocolate bar like I do occasionally, and make some yummy chocolate covered raisins…

Sweet Potato Yokan

My dinner buddy loves sweet potatoes, but I’m not that big fan of them like he is. When I found them on sale, I bought a big bag of it but I wondered how I could transform them to make him smile on the way back to home.    My mind came up with one…

Sweet Potato Salad

I occasionally visit my father-in-law who lives in SF. Since we moved to Bay Area, I cook some homemade food and bring them whenever we visit him, hoping they would make him smile even if he eats alone(my mother-in-law passed away a couple of years ago.)    On the last visit to him, his request…

Sweet Potato Soup

How do you enjoy sweet potatoes?  My ultimate way to enjoy them is as a snack/dessert by making baked sweet potatoes, but I was looking for another way to enjoy them. Since they are similar to russet potatoes, kabocha squash or pumpkin for that rich starchy texture, I can substitute for them by still enjoying…