Weekend Recipe Adventures

The kitchen is my playground. Sometimes there are scapes and bruises but it’s always fun. I’ll archive all the adventures here. I hope you enjoy!


  • Furikake Chex Mix

    Furikake Chex Mix

    Yeah. Make this. Furikake Chex Mix Adapted from onolicioushawaii.com Bag of pretzels Bag of bugles Box of rice chex cereal Box of honey comb cereal Bag of Gardetto’s And any other bag of stuff including wheat Chex cereal or Fritos 1 cup butter 1/2 cup Agave syrup or maple syrup 1/3 cup sugar 2/3 cup […]

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  • Miso Eggplant

    Miso Eggplant

    Do you ever crave eggplant? One of my friends back in the 90’s told me it had addictive properties (like nicotine, or something). I believed her. Less so now but I definitely crave it often. This recipe is a good alternative to the dips and addition to veggie stews. Miso Eggplant Adapted from justonecookbook.com 3-4 […]

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  • Spicy Crab Dip

    Spicy Crab Dip

    I have been on a sriracha craze lately. I can’t get enough. And it’s crab season. So, why not make this delicious appetizer to share with friends and family? So decadent and it’s super good the next day with a fried egg. Spicy Crab Dip 8 – 12 oz lump crab meat 4 cups cooked […]

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  • Thanksgiving Leftovers – Turkey Silog

    Thanksgiving Leftovers – Turkey Silog

    You guys! I am congratulating myself and slapping my thighs over this masterpiece of a recipe I just mashed together with Thanksgiving leftovers. Make this now. Turkey Silog 4-6 cloves of garlic, peeled and smashed a bit 3 Tbsp veggie oil 2 cups cooked, day old jasmine rice 2 cups leftover turkey, about half a […]

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  • Banana Pecan Crumble Muffins

    Banana Pecan Crumble Muffins

    We had some seriously ripe bananas that luckily made it to the weekend. The girls made these muffins with the bananas and they’re delicious. the muffin is super simple but the crumble takes it to the top. It is now a favorite muffin. Banana Pecan Crumble Muffin 1 1/2 cup flour 1 tsp baking soda […]

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  • Broccoli Beef

    Broccoli Beef

    People tend to think my kids are picky. I think they just like momma’s cooking (and carbs). Oh, and they go through phases. Well, Good news. They LOVED this. Broccoli Beef 2 thick NY steaks, sliced against the grain 2 heads of broccoli, broken down Sesame seeds Veggie oil 1 Tbsp fresh ginger, minced 4 […]

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