Veggies and Chinese noodles because why not!

I really wanted to make grilled vegetables which I bought from the farmers market with some sort of carbs, but the only thing I had in my apartment were noodles. I’ve never gone to a restaurant or seen anyone combine eggplant and zucchini with Chinese egg noodles, so I was intrigued to find out how…

Authentic, Less Americanized Tom Yum Noodle Soup!

It’s been raining for days here in Carlisle. Cold and rainy weather always makes me crave for something warm and comforting. This time my friends and I went to Thai Cuisine and found this amazing noodle soup, Tom Yum! This Thai hot&sour lime soup with prawns, tofu, bean sprouts, chili paste, ground peanut and flat…

Chicken Tikka Zucchini Meatball Curry!!

On a cold, dreary and rainy Carlisle day I decided to warm myself up with something unique, by mixing ingredients one would not normally put together. On Wednesday I went to the farmers market and bought farm fresh zucchini, sweet peppers and red onion that I knew I needed to use. However, being a chickenaholic…

Crazy Delicious Combos of Poke Bowl

In case you are wondering what it is, Poke Bowls are raw fish salad started from Hawaii. It is so big in the east coast now, you can see Poke Bowl place popping up everywhere. I tried Poke Bowl for the first time on campus and it wasn’t impressive. I tried for the second time…

Issei’s scrumptious spicy chicken salad

Whenever I go to Issei Noodles in Carlisle, I never know what to order even though I have been there so many times. It is always exceptionally delicious, but because I have such food jealousy, I know I have to pick correctly. I picked wisely of course and went for their spicy chicken ginger salad,…

Ashley’s Mouthwatering Okra

Ashely made this Okra the other day that was so so good. I didn’t expect much from the look, but oh my god it was so good. There was something about the sauce she made. Fatema stopped by late at night. There was no Okra left for her unfortunately, but she ate the whole left…

Farm Fresh Zucchini Hors-d’oeuvres

It s always refreshing to take a break from meat to cook with some fresh, healthy vegetables straight from a local farm. Every Wednesday, Carlisle has a farmers market where a bunch of delicious veggies, cheeses, honey and lots more are sold. It is the perfect excursion and break from school work, where I get…

Hott just like Soo for her birthday!

Soo Min turned a whooping 23!! I had to give her a present that fit our friendship and something she would love, thus as a hard core lover of food, a hot and spicy meal was what the birthday girl requested. Indian food is known to be hot, but Soo wanted to burn her palate,…

Southern Asian Spice

Being in college away from my mother’s home cooked Indian food always makes me crave some Indian spice and food! When the Muslim cultural organisation at school decided to go to a Pakistani/Indian restaurant, Zaiqa Kabob and Grill in Mechanicsburg, I jumped at the opportunity to get some perfect comfort food! We started the meal…

Soo’s Miso Soup

One of the biggest cons of living away from home is that you don’t get to have your mamas food. I think I say this all they time that I often have bad late night cravings for my home food. Miso soup is one of them. It is classic comfort food I grew up with….