Kimchi Fried Rice

This quick and easy Kimchi Fried Rice is the perfect balance of savory and spicy flavors. Perfect as a side dish or on its own. It’s made with pantry staples and is the perfect meal on busy nights as it comes together in less…

July 5, 2024

Spicy Lotus Root Salad

A delicious lotus root side dish — Spicy Lotus Root Salad is quick and easy to prepare! It’s crunchy, savory, healthy, and full of flavor! It’s so simple to make and keeps well in the fridge to snack on during the week. Lotus…

March 21, 2023

Spicy Mayo Salmon Rice Bowl

A super quick and easy Spicy Mayo Salmon Rice Bowl that has all the best flavors in one meal. It’s the perfect balance of creamy, tangy, and a little bit of sweetness. It’s reminiscent of a poke bowl, but fully cooked! I’m a…

March 15, 2023

Spicy Seasoned Yellow Pickled Radish (Danmuji)

This Spicy Seasoned Yellow Pickled Radish (Danmuji) cold side dish is perfect any time of the year and goes well with anything. It’s the perfect banchan that’s a mix of crunchy, sweet, and tangy all in one bowl. The best part is it’s ready…

March 14, 2023

Thousand-Year Egg (Pi Dan) Tofu (皮蛋豆腐)

Thousand-Year Egg (Pi Dan) Tofu is a childhood favorite cold dish that’s refreshing and so simple to make! Tastes great by itself or as a side dish with rice or congee. So easy to make — takes less than 10 minutes and you don’t…

March 13, 2023

Spicy Asian Cucumber Salad

Spicy Asian Cucumber Salad is the perfect side dish that goes with everything. So simple and so addicting — and it only takes a few minutes to toss together! There are so many variations of a Spicy Asian Cucumber Salad, but this is…

March 10, 2023

Doenjang Jjigae (Korean Soybean Paste Stew)

A quick and easy Korean soybean tofu stew (doenjang jjigae) recipe from scratch! Extremely customizable with any protein and vegetables you have on hand. The best part is it’s ready in under 30 minutes! Korean tofu stews are one of my go-to recipes…

April 13, 2021

Couscous Arugula Salad with Halloumi and Yogurt Dressing

A delicious and fresh couscous arugula salad marinated in a shallot vinaigrette topped with a yogurt dressing and grilled halloumi that’s super simple to make and full of vibrant flavors. This salad is so easy to make ahead and can be topped with any…

February 4, 2021

Creamy Pesto Orecchiette Pasta with Sausage and Broccolini

A quick and easy creamy pesto orecchiette pasta packed with sausage and broccolini that’s perfect for weeknight dinners and date nights at home! Each bowl is decadent and has that perfect added crunch from freshly toasted breadcrumbs. This version of creamy pesto pasta…

January 14, 2021

BBQ Chicken Naan Flatbreads

An easy, homemade BBQ chicken naan flatbreads recipe that’s hearty and has the perfect combination of sweet and savory flavors. This recipe tastes like a pizza, but uses naan flatbreads to make the preparation even quicker! This recipe takes every shortcut to create…

January 3, 2021

Japchae (Korean Glass Noodles with Zucchini)

This japchae recipe is packed with flavor and ready in 30 minutes. Super easy and healthy Korean glass noodles that can be served as a meal or a side! This rendition of japchae is a perfect way to sneak in those extra servings…

December 17, 2020

Creamy Salmon Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta

A super quick and easy weeknight salmon served over a creamy sun-dried tomato sauce pasta. A rich and decadent seafood pasta that’ll be ready in under 30 minutes! This pasta recipe can be easily substituted with any seafood you have on hand, like…

November 30, 2020

Apple Rose Tarts

Perfect dessert recipe for the holidays or for any time you want to wow your guests! Super quick and easy apple rose tarts filled with cinnamon sugar that look gorgeous and taste amazing. This apple rose tarts recipe is a great one to…

November 19, 2020

Braised Beef Short Ribs Pasta

The coziest red wine braised beef short ribs recipe served over your carb of choice. The perfect cold-weather recipe that lets the oven do all the work! This recipe is very easy but it does take time. However, it’s perfect for these WFH…

October 23, 2020

Spicy Moroccan Lamb Meatballs

These spicy Moroccan-inspired lamb meatballs are so tender and so flavorful. Perfect to serve with bread, pasta, rice, or simply eaten by itself! This meatball dish is inspired by a lamb meatball appetizer I had at one of my favorite bars. I miss…

October 7, 2020


Korean spicy rice cakes are the perfect balance of sweet, spicy, and savory. A super quick and easy one-pot recipe that’s ready in under 30 minutes! Disclaimer: I’m not Korean, so this definitely isn’t an authentic recipe. But it tastes super good and…

September 30, 2020

Matcha White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

The best matcha white chocolate macadamia nut cookies ever! These cookies are the perfect balance of earthy matcha green tea, sweet white chocolate, and savory macadamia nuts. This cookie is hands down my favorite cookie recipe ever! It has a slightly crispy edge,…

September 29, 2020

Thai Curry Noodle Soup

A super easy Thai curry noodle soup recipe that’s quick to make and perfect for the cold weather that’s coming. The best part is it’ll be ready to enjoy in under an hour! Ingredients Rice noodles: Rice noodles are my favorite for this…

September 22, 2020

Honey Avocado Fig & Coppa Toasts

This post is sponsored by Local Hive Honey. Avocado toasts are the perfect foundation for seasonal ingredients and can easily be made sweet or savory! They make an extremely flavorful and healthy meal or snack for any time of the year. Avocado toasts…

September 17, 2020

Beef Bolognese Pasta

My favorite version of a classic beef bolognese sauce that tastes good on any pasta. So cozy and delicious — perfect for any time of the year! My absolute, all-time favorite food is beef bolognese with pasta. So take my word for it…

September 16, 2020

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