Monthly Archives: June 2011

Blue Cheese Burger Revision

So after some contemplation, I decided that I’d try to make a blue cheese spread to slather on the bun instead of putting the cheese inside.  I tried it this afternoon and it was WAY BETTER!!! Ingredients (blue cheese spread) … Continue reading

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Blue Cheese Stuffed Burgers

I am currently babysitting my sister’s cat while she is away on vacation.  She told me that I could eat anything in the refrigerator.  I took her up on that because I usually like what I find in there. This … Continue reading

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Niu Rou Mien (牛肉麵 )

I have a longstanding love for Chinese/Taiwanese food.  It is no wonder, considering I grew up in Hacienda Heights, CA.  When I was in college (in Santa Barbara), I would have Chinese food withdraws because there were no decent Chinese … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Dinner

On special holidays, my family prefers to stay home and cook.  Since it was Father’s Day, we made steak- a man’s favorite. My mom intended on making scalloped potatoes but my dad requested that we make a new mac n’ … Continue reading

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Random stuff

A deformed bagel that looks like a heart ♥ A new use for old bacon- fry it up and feed it to the dog. Why is the ground beef red on the outside and brown on the inside? ewww A … Continue reading

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Cantelope and Pancetta Cream Sauce Pasta

My dad brought home a photocopied recipe for cantelope pasta sauce a few years back.  He posted it on the frig, hoping that my mom or I would make it.  We never got around to it and the recipe eventually … Continue reading

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Secret Family Recipe -Banana Nut Bread

My grandmother is known to make great Banana Nut Bread. When we were growing up, my siblings and I would get excited when my mom would use my grandma’s recipe to make it for us. We happened to have a … Continue reading

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Food Adventure in West LA

My mom just had surgery at Cedars Sinai Hospital in West Los Angeles. I originally intended on staying at the hospital for 2 days but ended up staying 4 days. While my mom was stuck eating gross hospital food, I … Continue reading

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Green Strawberry Lemonade

Today my kale loving friend came over and asked for a green smoothie. I told her that I didn’t have any kale but had plenty of spinach. I made us a wonderful beverage that tasted like fresh strawberry lemonade (when … Continue reading

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Chocolate Banana Green Smoothie

We’ve been nice to our bodies lately, drinking all these fruits and greens.  It’s time for a chocolately treat! Upon the suggestion of a friend, I decided to combine chocolate and spinach in a smoothie. Spinach is a great “gateway … Continue reading

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