Spam Musubi

this post was originally published in october 2013. i’ve since updated the picture, which you may recognize from my header. if you would like to see the old picture, you can click here (and see what my site used to look like pre-custom domain wheeeee), or don’t and just know that this picture is much better […]

Summer Berries and Earl Grey Cream

This summer berries and earl grey cream from Delicious Not Gorgeous is a great way to celebrate the fourth of July and a delicious excuse to eat more whipped cream.

summer berries and earl grey cream sounds summery, but maybe not explicitly fourth of july. let me explain. there’s the very stereotypical red (strawberry), white (whipped cream) and blue (blackberries and blueberries). it’s a nod to america’s english roots, due to the british propensity for tea and tea time, as well as wikipedia’s claim that […]

Chewy Espresso Blondies

These chewy espresso blondies have a mix of milk and dark chocolate for maximum chocolate flavor, as well as a nice sprinkling of espresso salt on top.

i think one of the things my mom was worried about when i left for college was if i’d survive on dining hall food. i wasn’t concerned since i feel like dining halls don’t have the notoriety now versus when she went to college. sure, there are mushy, watery vegetables available, but there’s so much […]

Kimchi Cucumber Naengmyeon

This kimchi cucumber naengmyeon is a riff on the traditional cold and spicy Korean noodles known as bibim naengmyeon, with cucumbers in place of noodles.

korean bbq is a way of life where i go to school. check snapchat on any given day, and you’ll see someone cooking well-marbled ribbons of meat on a table laden with tons of side dishes (or you’ll see people at disneyland for the 16th time this month). even for someone who doesn’t love the […]