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Chicken Tenders

This recipe for homemade chicken tenders is currently, on heavy rotation in this house. I just had to tell my kids that, “mommy is chicken tendered-out!” LOL. So, no, no more chicken tenders for us for a while, but, yes, make some for your kids! Beats getting chicken mcnuggets from Mcdonald’s, right?! INGREDIENTS: 2 pounds […]

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Scones with Raspberry Jam

This scone recipe was a must-have for the month of September. Why, you ask? Well, for starters, IT’S FAIR SEASON! I know it’s supposed to be called the Washington State Fair, but old habits die hard and I still call it, the Puyallup Fair–SUE ME. INGREDIENTS: 2 cups of all purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon of […]

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Vegetable Yakisoba

Yakisoba, chow mein, lo-mein…I love them all the same! I love the texture of yakisoba noodles over chow mein noodles, that’s why I use it in this recipe. Oddly enough, when I make this dish, I tend to call it “chow mein,” although chow mein noodles are supposed to be more crispier than yakisoba noodles. […]

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Snickerdoodle Ice Cream Sandwiches

Snickerdoodles are a bit nostalgic to me. Back when they used to teach Home Economics in middle school, it was my first, homemade cookie that I ever had; they were soft; they were chewy; they were crunchy around the edges, yet soft and chewy in the middle. At the time, I thought they were the […]

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Thai Iced Tea

Thai tea during the summertime is LIFE. I am an avid coffee drinker, but during the summertime, I like to sometimes sub my coffee for an ice cold, refreshing glass, of this Thai iced tea. Kick it up a notch by adding in some homemade boba (tapioca pearls). You can find that recipe here. INGREDIENTS: […]

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Homemade Boba in Vanilla Syrup

Homemade boba aka tapioca pearls taste amaaaazing!! My husband, who isn’t a fan of boba, loves the homemade version! I can literally eat it, on its own, when it’s soaked up in some vanilla syrup! It’s that good! And why am I using so many exclamation points! Does it sound like I’m yelling?!? LOL. INGREDIENTS: […]

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Potato dinner rolls

As much as I love Asian food, I can also survive, alone, on bread and butter. Homemade bread is such a lost art these days; if you want to impress anyone, then this recipe is the way to go! It’s perfect for a big family dinner, church potluck, or plain JUST BECAUSE. Even for a […]

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Beef Chow Fun

Straight up–If I was an inmate on death row, my one and only last meal, would be chow fun. Sounds crazy, huh? Chow fun is, and will always be, my most favorite thing to eat on the planet! Beef chow fun, shrimp chow fun….I LOVE ALL THE CHOW FUN’S IN THE WORLD. INGREDIENTS: 2 pounds […]

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Lemon Cake with Lemon Icing

I don’t discriminate–I love cake of all sorts. BUT I must say…lemon cake with lemon icing is the way to my heart (well, at least at the moment, it is!). This cake has the perfect balance of sweet-to-tartness that will tickle your taste buds. It’s soft, not overly-sweet, and has a very soft crumb. Your […]

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Banh Xeo (Asian Sizzling Crepes)

These savory, sizzling crepes are a real crowd-pleaser in the summertime. They are light, crispy, and packed with so much flavor! You may use whatever filling combination you’d like! Some favorites are ground chicken, and pork belly. You are also free to add as much or as little crepe batter when you’re frying these up. […]

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