From the Alleyways of Java

Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about travel and Southeast Asian flavors. Here’s an essay I wrote a few of months ago for the Passport & Plate competition. Unfortunately, I did not win the trip to Sri Lanka, but next year I’ll have plenty of travel stories and recipes to choose from. —— I first…

4th of July Potluck

Last year, we celebrated 4th of July with a potluck, ‘Murica style. For my contribution, I made a dressed up version of Hamburger Helper. It was one of my favorites growing up. There’s something really American about the simple formula of hamburger+carbs=dinner in 30 minutes!             I seriously thought about…