100% Whole Wheat Vegan Orange Juice Waffles

I've been wanting a waffle maker for quite some time, so when I saw this mini waffle maker for $10, I knew I had to buy it. Now that I've played around with it, I wish I had bought a larger one. With the mini waffle maker, it's quite tedious to make each individual waffle… Continue reading 100% Whole Wheat Vegan Orange Juice Waffles

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DIY Fruit Bouquet (without cookie cutters)

We've all seen those ads for fruit bouquets, but they are really pricey.  $50+ for some fruit of questionable quality. For my dad's birthday, I decided to try to make my own. I already had bamboo skewers at home, and I got some fruit from Costco. I forgot that I needed a jar to put… Continue reading DIY Fruit Bouquet (without cookie cutters)

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Roujiamo (肉夹馍 )/Chinese Hamburger With Beef Recipe

Traditional 肉夹馍 (roujiamo) is made with pork, but in this recipe I use beef. The reason is that I originally made this recipe (or the bun part) just to use up some left-over beef. Therefore, this recipe will be focused around the making of the roujiamo bun, as that is the traditional part. If you're interested… Continue reading Roujiamo (肉夹馍 )/Chinese Hamburger With Beef Recipe

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New Year’s Day Dumplings

It's tradition to eat dumplings, or 饺子 (jiao zi), on Chinese New Year. Although I know today isn't Chinese New Year, I decided to try and make some to celebrate anyways. These are pork dumplings, and I read somewhere that eating pork on New Year's Day is also a thing. This was my first attempt… Continue reading New Year’s Day Dumplings