A Day Out On A Road Trip to Canada

Road Trip 2017

(As usual with these travel posts, this entry is long and heavy on photos. I hope you enjoy the read and the photos I took!) Every summer since we moved to Hong Kong, we make a trip back to North America, spending time in both California and Canada. We used to fly between San Francisco and Vancouver, but my husband suggested a road trip one summer and the idea stuck. […]

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Crispy Sweet Potato Fries with Chipotle Mayo

Crispy Sweet Potato Fries

I don’t know too many people who don’t like fries. Besides being the perfect companion to a burger or some fish, they make for fun finger food. I like fries just as much as the next person, but I think sweet potato fries are even better! Not only are they are healthier than regular potato fries, they’re more tasty, adding a bit of sweetness to the flavor. It made perfect […]

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Cauliflower Pizza Bites

Cheesy Cauliflower Pizza Bites

Everything seems to taste better when they’re in a miniature form, don’t you think? Okay, well, maybe not everything…but a lot of things! Mini sausages, mini sandwiches, mini chocolate chips, baby carrots…they’re often more appealing than their regular sized counterparts. And bite-sized appetizers and finger foods always seem more inviting to eat than a big plate of food. Well, these Cauliflower Pizza Bites are no exception! Do you remember my […]

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A Day Out In Myra Canyon, Kelowna

Myra Canyon

Every year, when my family and I travel to Canada, we spend a few days in Kelowna visiting my husband’s mom. On this recent trip, smoke from nearby forest fires was blowing into Kelowna, making air quality quite bad. But we lucked out on our last full day and the skies cleared and we were able to get out and do some hiking! Looking online for “things to do in […]

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Cold Spicy Cucumber Bites

Cold Spicy Cucumber Bites

Are you looking for another great summer recipe? Then you have to check this one out! This dish is all about cucumbers, which I prefer eating over “drier” raw vegetables like carrots or broccoli. They are light, have a satisfying crunch, and are also refreshing to eat. These Cold Spicy Cucumber Bites have all those qualities with the bonus of being being salty, sweet, and spicy, too! This recipe was […]

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