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Smoky Pork Stir-Fry

Smoky Pork Stir-Fry

Continuing my new-found love of cooking with pork tenderloin, I recently tried out another recipe from the September 2014 issue of Cooking Light, for Smoky Pork Stir Fry. This recipe has a fairly short ingredient list filled with many pantry staples that pack a flavor punch, like garlic, ginger, dark sesame oil, soy sauce, and … Continue reading

Ginger Deli

Ginger Deli

Alert: I have a new favorite lunch spot!: Ginger Deli. I’ve eaten there, well, once… but I am totally hooked. Must return ASAP! Located near the corner of Liberty and Division Streets in Ann Arbor, Ginger Deli offers a walk-up window where visitors can get their Vietnamese cuisine fix. Grab yourself a take-away lunch, or … Continue reading

Gingery Pork Meatballs with Noodles

Gingery Pork Meatballs with Noodles

It’s been a hot minute since I last shared a recipe with you. Documenting my trials and tribulations in the kitchen my original inspiration for creating this blog, and I definitely hope to continue sharing my successes (and failures!) with you here in the future. Today – a success! You all know of my love … Continue reading

Fried Chicken Lunch at Seoul Street

Fried Chicken Lunch at Seoul Street

A couple weeks ago, the huz and I stopped into Seoul Street, a Korean restaurant on the north side of Ann Arbor, for lunch one late Saturday morning. Actually I think we were the first ones in the door at 11:00 AM on the dot. After hearing many bloggers and Instagrammers proclaim that Seoul Street … Continue reading

Sweet & Spicy Shrimp with Rice Noodles

Sweet & Spicy Shrimp with Rice Noodles

Ever since I realized that I do, actually, love shrimp a couple years ago, I’ve really taken to cooking with it! (Evidence: Seafood posts). But for the last several months, shrimp was been pretty nonexistent in my kitchen. Anyone else notice the skyrocketing shrimp prices!? Huge bummer. Apparently there is a shortage. But, the other … Continue reading

Easy Miso-Chicken Ramen

Easy Miso-Chicken Ramen

Last week I tried this recipe for Easy Miso-Chicken Ramen from Eating Well and enjoyed it, and wanted to share. Sometimes when I cook, I prep some or all of the ingredients as I go, and other times I prepare everything in advance. This is a recipe for which I definitely recommend preparing your mise … Continue reading

Kuroshio–Ann Arbor Restaurant Review

Kuroshio–Ann Arbor Restaurant Review

Hey friends! I’m here today with a new restaurant review. While the restaurant I’m reviewing isn’t brand new, having been open for around nine months, it is new to me and I’m here to tell you about my first visit to Kuroshio. Typically I’m quite eager to try out new restaurants as soon as they … Continue reading

Ann Arbor Restaurant Week–Marnee Thai

Ann Arbor Restaurant Week–Marnee Thai

Hey guys! This week has been a bit crazy for me, to say the least. It is currently Ann Arbor Restaurant Week (June 9-14, 2013 – tomorrow’s the last day!). I was sad that I wasn’t going to get to partake in Restaurant Week this summer, but I found time to grab dinner downtown with … Continue reading