beef

Perfect Pan Fried Steak

Perfect Pan Fried Steak

They say that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.  If that’s the case, then I think one of the easiest ways to show your man how much you love him is a perfect steak.  That’s why I often make Eric steak […]

Easy Healthy Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

Easy Healthy Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

Everyone needs a few easy spaghetti recipes under their belts.  Spaghetti noodles are cheap and fast to cook.  If you have a few different sauce recipes memorized you can always easily whip something up.  This is a slightly spicy spaghetti recipe, a meaty red sauce […]

Beef Broccoli Recipe and How We Buy Beef

Beef Broccoli Recipe and How We Buy Beef

Beef Broccoli is a quintessential Chinese American dish, available in Chinese restaraunts all over the United States.  Unfortunately it is all to easily ruined by gloppy sauces, often the result of too much cornstarch or (even worse) using processed sauce from a jar.  Making beef broccoli […]

Leftover Steak Tacos Recipe

Leftover Steak Tacos Recipe

I hesitate to even call this a steak taco recipe because it’s SO simple.  But readers are always asking me for tips on using up leftovers, and this is one of my favorite ways.  We don’t usually have leftover steak since Eric and I typically […]

Rosemary Garlic Steak Marinade with Oregano Garlic Butter

Rosemary Garlic Steak Marinade with Oregano Garlic Butter

“I think we should grill today,” Eric said, looking outside at the robin’s egg sky with fluffy marshmallow clouds.  I wasn’t sure I trusted that sky because over the past week it was filled with a beautiful sun that was deceptively cold then would shock […]

Taco Soup Tostadas and Tearing Down a Shed

Taco Soup Tostadas and Tearing Down a Shed

Yesterday was the first day I actually cooked in about a week!  We’ve been in overdrive with this house and I was sick of fast food, supermarket sandwiches/salads, and pizza.  I had 15 minutes to make lunch and get to my next appointment, so I […]

Korean Kalbi Ribs Recipe on Rasa Malaysia

Korean Kalbi Ribs Recipe on Rasa Malaysia

Oh man friends, can you tell by my internet silence that life has been crazy?  After a couple visits to the hospital and over 10 varieties of medication, I’m finally recovering from the worst bronchitis I’ve ever had.  But in the midst of recoverin,g crazy […]

Irish Beef Stew Recipe for St. Patrick’s Day

Irish Beef Stew Recipe for St. Patrick’s Day

My ethnic background is so mixed and confusing, that I tend to associate myself with Asian cultures since that’s what I grew up in.  But I know I’ve got some Scottish and English blood running through my veins, and I think I’m part Irish as […]