Five Guys Burgers

burger Friday, December 31, 2010

Five Guys Menu


Surf & Turf Paella Recipe

dinner party Tuesday, December 28, 2010

There's nothing like a piping hot homemade paella to satisfy a group of hungry friends on a cold winter night. It's got everything ...


Honey-Balsamic Glazed Brussel Sprouts

holidays Saturday, December 25, 2010

Brussel sprouts have always had a bad reputation for being the worst tasting vegetable, but I have a recipe that has turned many into a bel...


SF: Roli Roti

7x7 in SF Saturday, December 11, 2010

A few weeks ago, I stopped by the Roli Roti rotisserie truck in front of Blue Bottle , a coffee company based in Oakland. I've heard my...


Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

holidays Wednesday, November 24, 2010

As the holidays roll around, there's always one staple item that is on the menu: mashed potatoes. The key for having the smoothest ...


Tom Yum Fried Rice

asian recipes Monday, November 15, 2010

Tom Yum Paste, what's not to love about it? It truly combines some of my favorite flavors together in one lovely paste: fragrant le...


Neighborhood Laos Cuisine at Champa Garden

cheap eats Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Champa Garden is a living example of how Yelp.com has helped small businesses grow. Living just a few blocks away from this gem, I have se...


Vien Huong Noodle House

cheap eats Monday, October 25, 2010

Chew Jew Ho Fun In Oakland Chinatown, Vien Huong serves the ultimate comfort food for me. There is nothing like a bowl of Chow Jew H...


Beef Shank Osso Buco

beef Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Traditionally Osso Buco is made with veal shanks, a cut of meat that can get a bit pricey, especially for a casual dinner. Since I had an ab...


Baked Buffalo Wings

appetizer Monday, October 11, 2010

In preparation of this afternoon's game, I decided to make it a real game day by preparing some good ol' buffalo wings. We all love...


Homemade Egg McMuffin with a Toaster

breakfast Saturday, September 11, 2010

Now I know I'm not the first to inform you of this fact: breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day and essential for a hea...


LA: The Infamous Kogi Truck

food trucks Friday, September 10, 2010

This post is dedicated to Patrick W. , who not only inspired me to finally write a blog post after a 1.5 month hiatus, but also is a HUGE f...


Miso Soup

japanese Saturday, July 24, 2010

As promised, I was going to write a follow-up post to my Spicy Tuna Hand Roll recipe with a recipe for miso soup. After traveling a bit aro...


Spicy Tuna Hand Rolls Recipe

fish Saturday, July 17, 2010

Learning how to roll hand rolls was kind of a pain, or maybe I'm just a bit "slow". After some trial and error, I FINALLY figu...


Chili Cookoff CHAMP!

recipes Thursday, July 8, 2010

Recently I went to a chili cookoff but I never thought I would win because a) I've never cooked chili before and there were chili champ...


Beef Stroganoff

beef

I've always liked Beef Stroganoff and since I've been making the same old same old rice + meat for dinner this the past week (lack ...


Healthier Spaghetti & Turkey Meatballs

italian Thursday, July 1, 2010

It was a cold winter day and all I wanted to do was stay in and eat some comfort food. So, what did I come up with? Spaghetti and Meatballs...


LB Steak at Santana Row

restaurants: sf Friday, June 25, 2010

This post is for my co-worker Patrick - he recently had major jaw surgery and can't chew solid food... =[ This is what we had for lun...


Lemongrass Chili Sauce Recipe

asian recipes Thursday, June 10, 2010

Hello World! It's me, Shelly! For my first ever blog post, I wanted to write about one of my loves: hot sauce . If you know me IR...