Gomae Spinach Salad (or Goma-ae)

Gomae Spinach Salad (or Goma-ae)

Happy 2016 everyone!! Let’s start this new year right with a healthy recipe! 🙂 This traditional Japanese side dish, Gomae, is loaded with spinach and seasoned with a delicious, creamy sesame dressing. I am in love with the sesame dressing! And it’s interesting that this dish is named after this dressing. One of my readers pointed …

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Crispy and Sticky Mongolian Beef

Crispy and Sticky Mongolian Beef

These crispy, sticky, flavor-pumpin’ beef pieces are first fried to a golden crispy perfection, then coated in a sweet and salty sauce to get it all soaked into the beef. It’s got that perfect balance of semi-crispy and saucy-sticky combination. This will make you feel like you might be in the Chinese restaurant of your dreams. Surprise! It’s …

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Ginger Tea

Ginger Tea

Soothe a sore throat or settle an upset tummy with our delicious, lemony Ginger Tea! A few months ago, we were visiting some friends, and Jack was feeling just a little under the weather. Nothing serious…he hadn’t slept well the night before, and his stomach was bothering him. But it wasn’t a stomach bug – …

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