Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas A lot of blogs have been publishing posts on Holiday gift ideas. I’ve actually found them super useful for things to add to myChristmas list. I know it’s pretty late, but hopefully not too late, especially with a lot of places offering expedited shipping. This weekend I perused through my […]

Thanksgiving Recap

Thanksgiving Recap

Thanksgiving Recap < I was excited to celebrate Thanksgiving this year more than other years because I now have a blog and a fancy new camera.  I was planning on taking pictures of the Thanksgiving feast to share with you all. Each year, I celebrate Thanksgiving with my immediate family as well as almost my […]

Dragon Boat Festival

Dragon Boat Festival

Dragon Boat Festival In honor of Dragon Boat Festival (Duan Wu Jie), I am dedicating a post to the delicious Zong Zi that are eaten to help celebrate this holiday. In English, the day is nicknamed Dragon Boat festival because traditionally, the day is celebrated with dragon boat racing.  Boats are built to look like dragons and […]

Elliston Vineyards Wedding Food

Elliston Vineyards Wedding Food

Elliston Vineyards Wedding Food Boyfriend and I attended a wedding recently of one of my close friends, who got married at Elliston Vineyards in Sunol, California.  This is the first wedding event I've attended since starting this food blog and so I made sure to take a few pictures of the food served at the […]

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as Moon Festival, is a Chinese holiday which falls on September 22, 2010 this year. During this holiday, it is tradition to eat mooncakes. If you've been to a chinese supermarket lately, you've probably seen the large display of these little desserts, which are usually […]

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween! While I spent the last weekend baking up a lot of pumpkin recipes, Boyfriend was doing some pumpkin making of his own.  His work was having a pumpkin carving contest, and he wanted to enter.  He showed me all these elaborate sketches.  I had my doubts since he had never carved a pumpkin […]