Kayo’s Kitchen

August 26, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen: Final Days of Janky Eating

by Kayoko

I’m in a flurry of packing at the moment. Actually, Yoko and MOTO had to come over and help me pack since I just can’t seem to get it together.

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August 2, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen: Movin’ Out // New Kitchen Stuff

by Kayoko

After months of hard negotiating, Johnny is moving to the East Bay! Yup, we are moving in together, into a quaint one-bedroom apartment with views of Lake Merritt on super cheap rent.

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July 8, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen: Natt-ongs

by Kayoko

Don’t we all have that certain staple food, drink or condiment in our lives that is devastating when it cannot be found in the kitchen? 

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June 14, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen @Hopkins Buffet: Ume Gin Cocktail

by Kayoko

Welcome to a special edition of Kayo’s Kitchen: Live from Hopkins Buffet! For those who follow our Instagram, you may have asked yourselves, “Where is the Hopkins Buffet?” Well, it’s Yoko’s house of course!

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May 17, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen: Harusame Salad for Summer Potlucks

by Kayoko

I have a confession to make: I am not a fan of potlucks. I’ve always found it to be a lot of pressure and kind of take them too seriously.

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May 10, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen: On Adulthood, Canceling My Credit Card, and Getting a New Frying Pan

by Kayoko

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More and more these days, I’m starting to feel like a grown-up. I don’t know if it’s the fact that I am a business owner, or if it’s the hipster kids who walk around without a care in the world (who I can’t connect with at all), or if it’s the pop culture references that I don’t get (although when have I ever been hip to pop culture references??), or if it’s cause I just turned 33 — the age Jesus was when he died for all of our sins.

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May 1, 2013

Kayo’s Kitchen

by Kayoko

Remember when Umami Mart used to be really raunchy and we used to talk about all our 20-something woes?

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