Asian Fusion Red-White-Blueberry Gluten-Free Cupcakes

Whether it's the Fourth of July or not, gluten sensitive folks (like my husband) need gluten-free food 365 days a year.  And who can live without a scrumptious dessert now and then? Okay, every day.Asian Fusion Red-White-Blueberry Gluten-Free Cupcakes...more

How Asian Voters Could Swing the Election

What is the fastest growing racial demographic -- particularly in key swing states, that is keenly watching hot-button issues such as the economy, immigration and healthcare policy, and could play a key role in determining the outcome of the 2012 presidential election? Asian Americans, of course. What were you thinking? Exactly. ...more
 @Elaine W. Thanks, Elaine! It's something that needs to be said. And we need to keep saying it...more

Pot Stickers with My Favorite Dipping Sauce

I love pot stickers. They are one of my favorite comfort foods and I love spending time making them on a weekend. I remember during my teens, me and my mom would be in the kitchen for hours making a ton of pot stickers to freeze and reheat for a snack or meal. ...more

Priscilla Chan is Mark Zuckerberg’s College Sweetheart, Not Asian Fetish

Usually, when a couple gets married, they are showered with gifts and well-wishes. Not that Mark Zuckerberg is known to do anything the conventional way....more
I've seen Priscilla on an interview and she comes off as very genuine and kind. Perhaps ...more

Curried Beef Stew

Curried Beef Stew I am a list person....more

The Other Moms: Beyond Black/White Feminism and Mommy Wars

That Time Magazine Cover with the BlogHer writer who posed for it breastfeeding her three-year old son. I don't even have to link to it. You know what I mean....more
This is a great post. I agree our religion and culture and the way our own parents raised us ...more

Don’t Know Much About Asian American History? Books for Kids

The month of May has been proclaimed by Congress as Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month. And what better time to teach your kids about the history of Asians in the United States? Because most school curriculums contain little – if any – mention of the contributions of and discrimination against Asian Americans. Perhaps you've shared with your children how you or your family members came to America, but this is also a great opportunity to learn about the experiences of other Asians in the United States....more
 @A Mighty Girl Thanks, great suggestions!more

Women of Color: The Silent Victims of the Mommy Wars

Apparently, only white women get to argue about whether to stay home or seek employment out of the house. That’s the takeaway I got from the online vitriol sparked last week by Ann Romney and Hillary Rosen. It doesn’t matter whether it’s 2012, 1992, or 1972 — the Mommy Wars continue to pit white, privileged women against even more privileged white women. ...more
Very well thought out post, bringing to light the other layers in the "mommy wars" beyond the ...more

Chicken and Coconut Broth

Chicken and Coconut Broth ...more

Fried Rice

This is fried rice the quick and cheating way - using a package of frozen mixed vegetables....more