Hot Oil

The Woks of Life have an awesome Hot Oil recipe. However, it’s not hot enough for my tastes. The oil itself is fantastic. I decided to knock it up a notch by adding crushed habanero peppers. I failed utterly in trying to knock it up a notch. I did however succeed in knocking it up […]

Learned a few things

I’ve learned a few things over the past few months…

 The scoopy thing at the top of a potato peeler is used to remove the eyes Adding more curry doesn’t make it taste better There is a such thing as making something spicier but not tastier Rubbermaid Brilliance sucks ass I have a long […]

Pork Belly! Stairs!

So I tried the Shanghai-Style Braised Pork Belly from The Woks of Life and it was so good I licked the spoon and pot clean. However it took me about twice as long to cook the dish and I’m not entirely sure why it happened. The recipe called for me to simmer the sauce down to a […]

Black Friday Hike

Hiked again today. Burma Trail to Kelvin to Rattlesnake. A 2 mile hike with an 800 foot incline. Took me about an hour to do it with 4 breaks. The rattlesnake part was the toughest bit as it is the steepest part of this particular hike and where I took the most breaks. I […]

Walking, a bit of hiking, and some cooking.

I’ve started to walk roughly 10 miles per week (until recetly). I started this at around the beginning of September and I plan to keep it up. I have however dropped down a little in distance and added in difficulty by hiking with altitude changes. So I walk one day for 5 miles and […]