Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Category Archives: Just for Fun

Pesto Fried Rice with Poached Egg

Getting out early today to work meant I got to fully utilize my new kitchen for more cooking, yay! After unwittingly heating up a whole bag of Costco’s Basil Pesto … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Healthy Veggies for the Busy Student

Unlike my other fewd-eating out posts, today I’m going to share with everyone a fast and easy way to be getting your greens! As a med student who struggles with … Continue reading

January 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Epic Pre-Exam Lunch

Nothing like a good plate of whopping unagi kabayaki to fill your brain up with essential fatty acids before a big exam! I got this pre-grilled eel from H-Mart eons … Continue reading

October 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pasta Lesson 1: Carbonara

Finally got some pasta lessons from the K-Mart!! Plus he threw in a free tour of the medical school I’ll be attending next year. Not a bad deal considering I … Continue reading

November 5, 2011 · 2 Comments

Cinnamon Roll War Zone

Since my family group was talking about Cinnamon Rolls last week, I just couldn’t get the thought out of my mind. I can’t say I’ve experienced the magic of cinnamon … Continue reading

November 4, 2011 · Leave a comment

Daigakuimo!

Not much to say here except I tried making some daigakuimo (Japanese sweet potato dish) the other day, based on Cooking With Dog. I absolutely love the adorable old Japanese … Continue reading

September 8, 2011 · 3 Comments

Siamese Cherry Blossoms

I know I usually review eateries or reflect on recipes, but today I’m going to deviate from my usual train of thought and talk about… cherries! One of the best … Continue reading

May 31, 2011 · 1 Comment

Banan-oatmeal

So after blowing off over $100 dollars this weekend to go to VOICE formal (this fancy Indian event in which I was dolled up in sari for) and the JYJ … Continue reading

May 24, 2011 · 2 Comments

Homemade Seafood Kimchi Jigae

Check out the awesome kimchi jigae Jeu and I worked together to make! =D Nothing like some fun ethnic cooking with a friend to cure the restlessness and homesickness I’ve … Continue reading

February 22, 2011 · 2 Comments

Valentine’s Truffles

To raise money for our Relay for Life Team (which you should totally donate to for cancer research), I took orders for Valentine‚Äôs chocolate truffles. Although these sound fancy and … Continue reading

February 16, 2011 · 1 Comment