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recipes

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    Grilled Zucchini Salad

    Labor Day weekend may have come to an end but the summer isn’t over yet! J. and I are saving up for a grill (a goal to have in time for…

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    Pasta e Fagioli

    I loooooveΒ pasta e fagioli. It’s such a simple dish (the name literally means pasta and beans in Italian) but it’s packed with layers of flavor.Β  I will order it anytime I…

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    Pineapple Cilantro Rice

    Growing up, Chinese food was a huge staple in my family. At least once a month, we’d hunker down with a bunch of take-out and a good movie and relax together…

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    Potato Pancakes

    There are a handful of foods that I could eat basically every day and never tire of them. Potato pancakes are definitely on that list. Every time I see them on…

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    Wiener Schnitzel

    This September, J. and I (along with four of our dear friends) are heading over to Germany to explore Munich (and Oktoberfest), the Black Forest, and Frankfurt. The flights are booked,…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Chocolate Andes Cookies

    I am obsessed with chocolate and mint. I think it is such a great combination, the rich dark chocolate lightened by the cool mint flavoring. Thin Mints, peppermint mochas, mint hot…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Peanut Butter Cookies

    As I’ve mentioned, I always make J.’s mom coconut macaroons for special days like Mother’s Day, Christmas, or her birthday, and they are always a hit. With Father’s Day this past…

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    Sweet Potato Spiral Teriyaki Bowl

    Don’t get me wrong, I love pasta – but I also love vegetables that can act like pasta! Spaghetti squash, zoodles (zucchini noodles), and other spiralized vegetables (like sweet potato spirals!)…

  • Recipes Sweet Treats

    Blueberry Pie

    J. and I have been on a huge blueberry kick recently. We’ve been making blueberry, spinach, and almond milk smoothies almost every morning, blueberry waffles, mixed in with yogurt, and in…

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    Leek and Potato Soup

    Leek and potato soup is one of my favorites. It’s thick, creamy, and hearty, perfect for that cold winter day or just when you’re in need of some comfort food. I…