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 […]

Foot hurts and more cooking

So earlier this year I posted about wanting to get back into shape and I’ve been walking 7-10 miles every week since September. I split it between walking 5 miles on surface streets and 2 miles hiking the hills of PV. I used to do two 5 mile walks but I realized that I […]

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 […]