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Shoyu And Tofu Whole Fish With Ginger

According to Mom who grew up in Taiwan, it was common to hear that a mother-in-law would test the kitchen skills of her future...

Hot And Sour Soup

Everyone knows hot and sour soup. It's the staple soup served at Chinese restaurants and all that sourness makes you salivate. The only disappointing...

Green Onion Pie Tortillas

Mom decided to try something new today and I think she hit the jackpot on these. Store-bought tortillas can sometimes taste a little dry....

Chinese Cabbage And Long Rice Stir Fry

Cooking long rice in a stir fry can be tricky. The noodles can clump together since they have a tendency to stick. But the...

Potato And Pork Stir Fry

You normally wouldn't think to add potatoes to a stir fry, but if you can take the starch out, then stir-fried potatoes are a...

Blooming Squid Stir Fry

Squid is not the first thing people stock up on at the grocery stores, but don't let unfamiliar foods stand in your way of...

Minced Pork Tofu

The steps for this recipe is similar to mabo tofu: put in all your ingredients, add some water, let it cook, then thicken it...

Pork And Squash Jiaozi

Mom received some beautiful young squash from a friend that she decided to use in this jiaozi recipe. Normally, we use the common green...

Green Onion Pie

This is hands down my #1 favorite traditional Chinese dish. My Mom would make this once in a while and I remember requesting it...

Pork And Green Cabbage Baozi

Baozi (or bao) is just one of the many traditional dishes that I grew up with. My Mom would make these by hand and...

Shoyu Pork And Eggs

Shoyu pork and eggs is an easy dish that cooks a lot of food with minimal effort. Preparation takes only about 20 minutes. Boil...

Tag: Chinese Cuisine

Papakolea Is One Of Four Green Sand Beaches In The World

I think it's really cool that one of the four green sand beaches in the world is right here on the Big Island! The chances of this happening give you a really neat outlook on geology and makes you...

Stop At Mahaiula Beach After You Arrive In Kona

Drive north from Kona International airport (KOA) for 20 minutes and you'll reach the first beautiful white sand beach in North Kona. Mahaiula Beach is one of three white sand beaches in Kekaha Kai State Park and it's a...

Hike To Makalawena Beach In Puu Alii Bay

Makalawena Beach is the least visited beach of the three white sand beaches in Kekaha Kai State Park. While it may require a little extra effort to reach, it's not without charm or beauty. If you want to add...

Kua Bay Is The Gorgeous Beach That Has Everything

If you're looking for azure waters and velvety-soft white sand, look no further. Kua Bay is a spectacular sight and as perfect as a postcard. For those arriving into Kona International Airport (KOA) and looking to hop right into...

Kekaha Kai State Park’s 3 Magnificent White Sand Beaches

Kekaha Kai State Park is so much more than just 3 white sandy beaches - although that's already setting the bar up pretty high! You've got a couple of options when you visit Kekaha Kai State Park. If you...