Tag Archives: fall

Oxtail Spicy Tofu Soup

Soup is a type of food that I can’t live without during the cold season. Spicy soup is even a better combination. This soup is inspired by a dish I ordered one time at a Japanese restaurant. It was SO … Continue reading

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Sunday Tea and Unwind

The weekend is packed with actions, from eating to baking (lots and lots of baking which I will post later). There’s nothing better to do on this Sunday late afternoon other than unwind and relax over a cup of Vietnamese … Continue reading

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Apple Pomegranate Fall Salad

I mentioned this salad briefly in my previous post, Tartlette au Citron. Apple Pomegranate Fall Salad was prepared for a Friendsgiving get together over Thanksgiving holiday. It was a great hit so thought I should share it with you. Maybe … Continue reading

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Longan Red Date Ginger Tea: Cold Remedy Tea and Come in Handy for Black Friday Shopping

Are you contemplating to fight the crowds for a little taste of Black Friday? It’s Thanksgiving tradition. Why not?! You will be ready for the challenge with this homemade remedy tea that sure will keep you hydrated, warm, and focus … Continue reading

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Happy Friday

Hello everyone! Happy Friday. It’s drizzling outside. Come inside to join me for a cup of hot tea. And how about a Cup O Noodle for lunch.

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honey crisp. autumn green.

They are autumn crisp grapes. They caught my eyes. Maybe it’s… Their shape…round as melon. Their texture…crispy as carrot. Their taste…sweet as honey. Their color…green with a glow. Maybe it’s all of the above. I am deeply in love.

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Mendocino – A Serene Getaway

We returned home earlier this week from our 1 year anniversary celebration at Mendocino, a long weekend spent in total serenity. W surprised me with the trip. Two years ago, we also spent my birthday weekend in Mendocino. Mendocino is … Continue reading

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Shepherd’s Pie

Rain started to fall in the last couple of days. People fire up when it rains in California. People drive slower when it rains in California. People do not leave home when it rains in California. We are just not … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Tofu Chili

W wanted chili a few days ago after he saw the turkey dogs in the fridge, which he bought a week ago. He loved the chili I made a while back, but I resist to make it again. It was … Continue reading

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Couscous Fennel Pomegranate Herbal Salad

Jason Mraz was in the house!!! Not exactly in my house…more like a concert house. I was lucky to be at the concert to enjoy his extraordinary and talented performance. Oh my, his voice…oh his voice was gorgeous. It was … Continue reading

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Apple Crunch Cinnamon Muffin (gluten free) – TGIF

Time really flies. Fall is already here. Looking out the window as I was eating yogurt with slices of roasted nectarines for breakfast. Searching through the refrigerator, there was a few Fuji apples left. When I think of fall, I … Continue reading

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