Category Archives: “one dish wok meals”

Easy Skirt Steak Stir Fry

The Chinese horoscope says Year of the Snake will be a roller coaster year, but for me 2013 started off with a NICE BIG BANG!  Everything is flowing smoothly and seamlessly.  Three little new words will be my new focus for Year of the Snake: Simplify, Eliminate and Delegate (SED.)  These can apply to everything…

Pineapple Fried Rice Video

Pineapple is what makes this Fried Rice so special and sweet!  Here’s a short video with all the tips and tricks to getting it perfect!  I partnered with Del Monte Fresh to make this special Pineapple Fried Rice Video.  Subscribe to my youtube channel so you’ll be notified when I have new videos.  Leave a comment…

Gratitude: 5 Minute Wonder Soup

Gratitude is a very loaded word for me!  The older I get, the more I realize I’ve inherited many traits from my parents.  Good and bad. The good?  Learning to cook from my parents, they had two totally different styles!  The bad, well, we won’t get into it.  My dad is all about using top…

Remembering Dad on Father’s Day!

When I look back, I realize my Dad was quite eccentric and a non-traditional Chinaman, a strange kind of combination.  I may have picked up some of his traits, hmm. Let’s start with Dad, the non-traditional Chinaman because he ‘kept’ all 4 girls instead of abandoning us in shoeboxes on the roadside (common in China…

One-Dish Wok Meals

Wontons and toufu with lettuce, straw mushrooms in soup. In this post, I want to focus on weeknight dinners. Hence the One-Dish Wok Meals. There are so many beautiful food blogs to get recipes from (see sidebar), so what I want to do is share a different approach to cooking. It’s stress free because you…