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Mapo Tofu With Italian Sausage

When you've got 2 Asian-American kids, sometimes you have to cater to their American tastes when it comes to ethnic foods. Although Michael...

Fried Chicken With Local $5 Whole Chicken

COVID-19 has made meat prices go up so Mom has kept an eye out for good deals on meat. She found some local chicken...

Salted Pork Belly

Mom really loves her YouTube Time and with COVID-19 restricting our out-of-the-house entertainment, she's been watching Chinese-speaking YouTubers cook nonstop. Her favorite videos are...

Chicken Katsu Don

When I lived in Japan, I ate a lot of donburi - Japanese rice bowls topped with meat and vegetables. But when you think...

Meat Jun

If you're a fan of Korean food, then you've probably eaten Korean pancakes or "jeon". In Hawaii, you'll find meat jun at any Korean...

Sugar-Free Mochiko Chicken

There are a lot of great mochiko chicken recipes out there, so this time Mom decided to cut out any added sugar and use...

Marinated BBQ Kalbi

Mom loves to go all out when it's our birthday and everyone knows that my brother loves his kalbi. Commonly known as short ribs,...

Korean Chicken

Probably my #1 favorite fried chicken dish by my Mom is her Korean Chicken. Korean chicken in Hawaii refers to a very specific dish....

Pork, Green Beans And Carrots Stir Fry

Green beans grow well in Hawaii especially in our yard. This year Mom has harvested from this particular crop several times over and is...

Shoyu Chicken With Potatoes And Eggs

With a potential meat shortage underway due to COVID-19, Mom found a great deal for local whole chicken from 50th State Poultry, a local...

Easy Beef Burger Patties

With just 1 pound of beef, you can make 6 decently sized burger patties in just a few minutes. Mom's normal beef burger patty...

Teriyaki BBQ Pork

Like teriyaki BBQ chicken, teriyaki BBQ pork is fast and easy. It does take a little extra time to thin out the meat, but...

Pork And Beans

A friend gave my brother a humongous bag of pinto beans so he decided to make this hearty stew in a slow cooker. It...

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...

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Fried Zucchini With Panko

I've been growing cocozelle zucchini in my backyard aquaponics system, which has provided my family with several wonderful dinners so far. The cocozelle zucchini is a slighty nutty and flavorful zucchini, which suits a panko-covered fried zucchini recipe like...

Growing Cocozelle Zucchini In My Backyard Aquaponics System

My brother Michael gifted my Mom and I with some heirloom vegetable seeds and I was eager to see if I could grow some larger vegetables in my aquaponics system here in Hawaii. I tried some butter squash in...

The Very Best Beaches In Hawaii To Visit As A Local

As a frequent traveler myself, I wanted to create a list of the best beaches in Hawaii to help you figure out which beaches you should be visiting during your trip to the islands. This list is of course...

Weather In Hawaii In March: Travel, Events And The Best Time To Go

March in Hawaii is a transition period where winter morphs into summer. Since we're so close to the equator, Hawaii doesn't really have a true spring or summer. Instead, March is the month where there tends to be a...

Weather In Hawaii In April: Travel, Events And The Best Time To Go

Despite what you may think, Hawaii in April is not the rainiest month to visit Hawaii. By the time April hits, the rainy season is at the end of its run and the warmer days of May are already...