Easy Philly Cheese Steak Recipe

Easy Philly Cheese Steak Recipe

When we lived in Norfolk, Virginia there was this GREAT Philly Cheese Steak place not far from our house.  I had never had one before and after eating one there I was hooked.  Since living in Japan, it is hard to find some of the foods you like.  B one day decides to...
Tom Kha Gai

Tom Kha Gai

B has been under the weather and it has been raining every day this week.  B wanted soup, so I checked in the pantry to see what kind of soup I could make.  To my surprise I had almost all the ingredients to make one of our favorite Thai soups, Tom Kha Gai.  ...
Jay’s Easy Guacamole

Jay’s Easy Guacamole

Over the past few days I have shared a few Mexican theme recipes with you.  Here is the guacamole recipe I made.  Guacamole, has become one of my favorite dips over the past couple years.  Surprisingly, I did not start to eat it, until moving to Japan.   I made...
Oven Roasted Mushrooms and Bell Peppers

Oven Roasted Mushrooms and Bell Peppers

From our Sunday gathering, I shared B’s Pico de Gallo recipe in a previous post. We also did oven roasted mushrooms and bell peppers. You can add them to your fajita or just eat them alone. I was the only one to eat the roasted mushrooms. Not many people are...
Homemade Pico de Gallo

Homemade Pico de Gallo

We were having guest over this past Sunday and I wanted to find something easy for us to prepare.  I decide we would do Mexican theme, having fajitas and the fixing to go along with it.  To start, B made some Pico de Gallo.  This can be a great with chips too. Here is...
Onion Crisp Fried Okra

Onion Crisp Fried Okra

On Friday, we went to a friend’s house for dinner and toddler girl was going to her first sleepover.  At dinner, our wonderful host made some wonderful fried okra.  The next day, B decided to make his own version of fried okra and also grill some pork chops....