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Low-carb Poached Eggs- Edinburgh, Scotland

Low-carb Poached Eggs- Edinburgh, Scotland

This meal was first introduced to me in a slightly different variation by my flat mate, she made it for me on my birthday and I have been enjoying it ever since. You can check out her inspiring blog here Tales of Wanderlust. Two poached […]

Burns Night Supper, Edinburgh- Scotland UK

Burns Night Supper, Edinburgh- Scotland UK

In the middle of January is a very special Scottish holiday… Burns Night! I do love a culture that celebrates poets, especially by celebrating with traditional foods and drinking and poetry reading. Having recently arrived in Scotland, my flat mate and our friend LL invited […]

Proper Tea, Edinburgh Residence- Edinburgh Scotland

Proper Tea, Edinburgh Residence- Edinburgh Scotland

For my mid-February birthday my dear friend LL invited my Edinburgh flat mate and I to a proper tea at a very stiff upper lip hotel in Edinburgh. We walked part of the way, taxi’d the rest, then we’re dropped off in front of what […]

Gas Monkey Bar and Grill – Dallas, TX

Gas Monkey Bar and Grill – Dallas, TX

We went to Gas Monkey Bar and Grill for my cousin’s birthday.  I had been wanting to eat here since it opened a few month ago.  It was opened by Richard Rawlings of Gas Monkey Garage who has the show Fast and Loud on the […]

Brisket House – Houston, TX

Brisket House – Houston, TX

For my birthday I wanted to go out for the best BBQ in Houston. That place was closed so I decided to try The Brisket House at the corner of Woodway and Augusta. It was fairly nondescript and tucked away in a strip mall. When […]

Black Bean Scallops

Black Bean Scallops

Simple scallops. I salted the scallops then cooked them quickly with some black bean paste, fish sauce, chili paste, garlic, and fresh ginger. In the other side of the pan I sautéed some paper thin onion slices so they soaked up the black bean sauce […]