Happy Thanksgiving from Taiwan!

Greetings from Taiwan! James and I have been traveling around Taiwan since last weekend — from Taipei to Sun Moon Lake to hiking the great Yushan! We completed our hike in two days, with an early start on the second day at 4:00am in order to make it to the top for the sunrise. Now […]

Simply Best Stuffing

Still finalizing your Thanksgiving feast menu?  Sometime simple is best when it comes to stuffing! James and I play a guess-the-ingredients game all the time.  I made my go-to stuffing recipe once and he practically figured out every single ingredient: ciabatta bread, chestnuts, Italian sausage, pancetta, and other basic components.  Well, it turns out we have […]

Meatless Monday: Garlic Parmesan Potatoes

Garlic Parmesan Potatoes are crispy, creamy, salty, and cheesy — they will totally satisfy! Have I told you how much I love potato dishes?  I rarely order them as my accompanying side in restaurants because I will eat the entire serving, no matter how big it is.  I simply can’t control myself!  Any style goes, too.  Fried, […]

Greek Yogurt and Fruit Energy Bowl (Jamba Juice Giveaway!)

I’m officially on Thanksgiving break! Well, one I’ve created for myself.  The next week and a half will be filled with food, travelling, hiking, and absolutely no work because James and I are spending the holiday in Taiwan!  He is already there visiting friends, and I’ll be flying out tonight to join him — we’ve got […]

Wine Tasting in Napa and Sonoma

Hey there!  Phew…Monday is over finally.  That’s always a relief, no?  This past weekend, James and I were going to attend a wedding in San Francisco that was cancelled last minute, but we decided to go ahead and make the best of our weekend since everything was booked already.  It was a whirlwind of a […]