Recipes

Soy Sauce Chicken Wings

I've been craving my mom's cooking. I made soy chicken wings with rice which I haven't done in a while. You'd think I might need a recipe or at least a refresher on how to do it. It was satisfiying to recreate this dish from memory and have it turn out. I had run out… Continue reading Soy Sauce Chicken Wings

books, PERSONAL GROWTH

More Than a Few Books on My Shelf

Books are a weakness of mine. I have always loved reading. I enjoyed it immensely growing up. I remember spending hours sprawled across my bed or tucked in the corner of the couch. I read all through the night on many occasions. I am sure my mom wasn't fond of me sleeping until three in… Continue reading More Than a Few Books on My Shelf

DECLUTTERING, Home

Clearing Frenzy

Jan 1stToday I got rid of an old t-shirt, my husband an old t-shirt, and my daughter a stuffy. I'm bringing along my family on this venture of clearing out the excess. I can't do it alone. If the past couple of years has shown me anything it's that we have to work on this… Continue reading Clearing Frenzy

Instant Pot, Recipes

Congee (Juk) in the Instant Pot

Lately I have been making this soup in the pressure cooker and it turned out so good. It makes this tidy and quick soup the perfect meal when you're wanting something warm and tasty.  If you're interested in the stove top version go here. Congee (Juk) This is my ultimate comfort food!  Easy to make… Continue reading Congee (Juk) in the Instant Pot

Recipes

Congee (Juk)

I have written out instructions here for the pressure cooker. I alternate between the two methods because sometimes nothing beats the stove top. Nostalgia I guess! This is my ultimate comfort food! Easy to make and I always have the ingredients - rice, water, chicken or beef, seasonings. I loved all the meals my parents… Continue reading Congee (Juk)

ESSENTIAL OILS, Lemon Essential Oil, Simple Switches, Zero waste

I Love Lemon

I love lemon. That's all there is to it. For as long as I remember it has been my weakness. If there is lemon, in it I will come...probably. Lemon in food has always been an exciting thing with tons of possibilities. Desserts are well known for their ability to make people salivate. The list… Continue reading I Love Lemon