Spicy Kimchi Jigae Stew

Kimchi Jigae, aka Kimchi Stew, is one of my all-time favourite comfort foods when it’s cold outside. I love going to Buk Chang Dong Soon Tofu in Toronto for their big steaming bowls of stew, and this recipe is my at-home take on their kimchi stew with ingredients readily available at my local grocery store.…

Slow Cooker Pork & Bok Choy Congee

I’ve written before about how congee is one of my all-time favourite comfort foods because it’s so versatile and so easy to make. You can use just about any meat or seafood to flavour it and all you need are a few super basic ingredients (rice, ginger and water) to whip it together. I love…

Curried Coconut Butternut Squash Soup

I love a squash soup when the weather starts to get colder - it’s the ultimate cozy food. I’ve made a few different variations in the past, but sometimes the ultra-smooth texture can have me feeling like I’m eating baby food, which is the total opposite of what I’m craving. The spiciness of the Thai…

Simplified Slow Cooker French Onion Soup

I love french onion soup, but I've always been intimidated to make it at home because I don't have the proper bowls or ramekins to serve it in, which I thought was an essential to get that perfect cheesy, bready crust on top. My kitchen is pretty tiny, and the last thing I need are…