Sunday, December 28, 2008

steak and eggs and chicken sandwich for brunch.

and our choegal kicking it with the boys.

Saturday, December 27, 2008

roast chicken & mustard rabbit at chez oskar.

and noodles trying to squeeze himself into a little box.
(something bento can only sit in, despite only a 1 lb. difference)

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

delicious dinner on christmas eve at kif.

pork tenderloin medallions, cob salad,
and amazing burger with yam fritters (in tempura batter!)
and moelleux au chocolat for dessert!

merry christmas & hannuka!

Monday, December 22, 2008

errand day in chinatown...
delicious roast pork and duck, choysum,
and congee with pork innards.

for dessert, old favorite cupcakes in our old neighborhood.

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

a long walk to il porto for dinner.
grilled baby octopus salad, pasta fagioli, and 3 mushroom pizza.
all so good, always!!

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

beef goulash at the new catherine cafe.
and it snowed so much today!
huge, fluffy flakes early on - noodles loved watching them fall.

Monday, December 15, 2008

had a stroll around eating up chinatown,
celebrating 64ºF weather!

hon cafe (chinese diner/cafe food) : pork chop with black pepper sauce,
and hamburger steak with egg and rice.

then some nibbles for walking around, popcorn chicken at vivi.
unfortunately these were only a portion of what we ate today...

Saturday, December 13, 2008

kimchi dukboki.
i have never put kimchi in dukboki, but it was so good!!!
there goes my left over sour kimchi~! :)

Friday, December 12, 2008

really good, inexpensive breakfast at mike's.
cheese grits, eggs over easy, bacon, and coffee.
what else could one ever ask for?

Sunday, December 7, 2008

finally got out into the cold weather for dinner...

amazing tapas dinner at olea.
sangria, baby octopus, calabrian bomba dip, lamb meatballs,
plus mushroom & brussel sprout risotto!
followed by rich warm chocolate torte with vanilla ice cream and creme fraiche.

and it snowed on our way home!

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

too dark to tell, but it was good.
we're going through a rediscovery of chez oskar...
delicious pâté and key lime pie.

Monday, December 1, 2008

finally the cheese shop we've been waiting for a year opened in our neighborhood!
we got a chunk of liverot cheese and merlot, with apples and salami.

Sunday, November 30, 2008

home version of bibimbap,
otherwise known as fridge cleaning.

and a rare moment of the cats together...

Saturday, November 29, 2008

back in brooklyn.
we always come home from trips with a newly charged
enthusiasm about food in nyc, and try new places.

amazing baked egg dishes at kif.

Thursday, November 27, 2008

wonderful family thanksgiving.
preparing all day (though i was not feeling well & taking a nap -_-)
and filling the house with wonderful smells.
spending time with the family and hanging out with our sweet niece!
eating till i couldn't absolutely eat one more bite...

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

atlanda part 3.
went to see my dad-in-law's jet!! (not a personal jet - he's a corporate pilot)
then some korean food for lunch,
and siblings night out, eating tapas... good times!

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

atlanta part 2.
another amazing meal at my parents-in-law's place :)
black beans and rice, with proja.
i helped cook the rice!

Monday, November 24, 2008

went to atlanta for several days for thanksgiving with the family.
jenn's home made musubi & bahn mi sandwiches.

they were all amazing - especially home cooked bbq chicken bahn mi with fried egg!!!
it's great having chefs in the family. :)
thank you so much, jenn, it was super special, not to mention amazing!!