Category Archives: Asian

Spicy Thai coconut soup

Whew! This weekend alone I racked up 3 posts for the blog, including the world’s easiest rhubarb jam. But first I want to make up for the ho hum soup I told you about last week. I almost didn’t post it but I was scraping the bottom of the barrel and still trying to maintain […]

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Beef and broccoli

We’ve talked before about how you shouldn’t be afraid to have an arsenal of Asian condiments in your fridge.  Really, it’s amazing what a little dab of these things will do. It puts American condiments. If I see a recipe with “ketchup” as an ingredient I’m likely to pass it right on by. (Thankfully, I don’t […]

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Spicy Thai chicken with peanuts

I’m not sure what it is about Tuesdays, but I swear they are the worst day of the week. Mondays for me are usually productive and focused. I start the week off really well, but by the time Tuesday hits it’s kind of like, “Oh. We have how long until the weekend? Eesh… I may […]

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Asian pork patties

I don’t know what is with me this week. I’ve sat down to write this blog at least 3 times and haven’t gotten much past “I don’t really love most things pork… except bacon.” While this is true, it doesn’t have the usual wit I like to think is evident here. I don’t have a […]

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Beef and seared mushrooms with an Asian dressing

I’m starting to think it’s a good thing I didn’t watch a million food blogs before I started this because there seems to be some unfortunate monotony to it. As soon as fall started to hit, it became pumpkin season. Seriously the interwebs were full of pumpkin recipes. These bloggers were sticking pumpkin in everything, […]

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