Asian Dishes

Recipe: Korean Rice Cake Soup, 떡국 Tteokguk

This post contains affiliate links. Please head over to my disclosure page for more information. This week on Cooking with Auntie, we learned a new Korean Lunar New Year’s recipe called 떡국 Tteokguk aka Rice Cake Soup. The Korean Lunar New Year comes on January 28th this year and while we don’t know much about… Continue reading Recipe: Korean Rice Cake Soup, 떡국 Tteokguk

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“Cooking the Korean Way” 잡채 (Jap Chae) with Junior Chef JJ

This post contains affiliate links. Please head over to my disclosure page for more information. I love kimchi like Oprah loves bread. I am currently trying to teach myself Korean, slowly but I’m trying my best, and also falling in love with Korean foods the more I try. For me, adding kimchi to basically everything… Continue reading “Cooking the Korean Way” 잡채 (Jap Chae) with Junior Chef JJ

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Make it: Nostalgic 90’s Potholders 

Everyone in their mid to late tweenties has a soft spot for 1990’s era Nickelodeon’s cartoon line up. Whether it’s wondering how comfortable keeping a screwdriver in your diaper is while watching Rugrats or just recently coming to terms with how raunchy some of those shows really were. I’ve got those memories, too.  I used… Continue reading Make it: Nostalgic 90’s Potholders 

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Recipe: The Open Enchilada

The challenge, dinner. What could we make with what we have on hand? First JJ and I thought of lasagna and possibly substituting noodles for thinly slizced zucchini, but decided against it. Maybe with some more knife practice we’ll do that another day. While going through the cupboards with JJ, looking for lasagna noodles I… Continue reading Recipe: The Open Enchilada

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Jeff’s Birthday Treat: Swirled Cinnamon Loaf

This weekend was my husband’s birthday. We’re not the partying type, but I do like to make him something nice for his birthday treat. Jeff is a pretty laid back person and will pretty much try anything I make for him, and for his 21st birthday I said if he didn’t pick something I would… Continue reading Jeff’s Birthday Treat: Swirled Cinnamon Loaf