1/13/18: Taking My First Cooking Class!

I woke up at 7:30 and ate breakfast, which was the usual: muesli, banana, and 2 passion fruits. I had scheduled a 9 am cooking class at May Kaidee, so I headed over to the restaurant. When I got there, I found out the class had been canceled because apparently it was Children’s Day so … More 1/13/18: Taking My First Cooking Class!

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#27: Musician-turned-Culinarian @Vegicano (Rudy Ramos)

This week’s special guest is the man behind everyone’s favorite tacos & tortas. You may know him as Vegicano, but did you know he was also a touring blues musician?? After years of touring under the name Brownbird Rudy Relic, he recently decided to change careers to focus on food. He now goes by Vegicano, … More #27: Musician-turned-Culinarian @Vegicano (Rudy Ramos)

Why Are Green Bell Peppers Always Cheaper?

Every time I go grocery shopping I notice that green bell peppers cost a couple dollars less than red/orange/yellow ones. But why? After some simple Googling, the results 1., reassured me that I wasn’t the only weirdo not just wondering about random things like the price of peppers, but actually writing about it, and 2., unveiled a surprisingly simple explanation. … More Why Are Green Bell Peppers Always Cheaper?

My Favorite Weeknight Meal: Spicy Burrito Bowl

Why are weeknight meals always so stressful and annoying to prepare? I often find myself racking my brain on my commute home– Should I make pasta? No, that’s too heavy. Sweet potatoes with rice/veggies? No, that’ll take too long. Salad? No, that’s boring.  However, I have discovered a recipe that is healthy, versatile, quick, and … More My Favorite Weeknight Meal: Spicy Burrito Bowl

My Fitness Journey

It took me a while to decide what I wanted to write about this week. Recently I’ve been seeing a lot of the runners I follow on social media share their story of how they became a runner/got fit, and I realized I haven’t fully thought about mine, let alone write about it. So, I decided … More My Fitness Journey

Savory Snack: Spicy sweet potato fries & guacamole

I’ve been eating sweet potatoes a lot– as in almost every single day– for the past month or so, which has led to quite a few sweet potato creations. I’ve done the basic baked sweet potato, roasted sweet potato coins, sauteed sweet potato, sweet potato in soup, etc. However, the one stand-out is definitely my … More Savory Snack: Spicy sweet potato fries & guacamole