Here's a simple cucumber & tomato salad for the summer time. It's the perfect accompaniment to pretty much anything you'll make on the grill.
My take on a crunchy, chopped Thai Salad with Chicken & a Peanut Vinaigrette.
My take on Pancit Bihon, Filipino rice noodles with chicken, shrimp, sausage, and a ridiculous amount of vegetables. Enjoy!
My mother-in-law is Colombian and makes the best arepas. She's even been over to teach us how to make them. However, after the lesson I realized I didn't really want to make them. It's quite a process - a super long and drawn out one. The worse part being, cooking the arepas over an open flame with this contraption - one arepa … Continue reading Fried Colombian Arepitas
You could probably have this dish completed in the time it would take for your food to be delivered from your favorite local Chinese take-out. It doesn't get any easier than this. Another plus? This is probably a gajillion times healthier, too. I've been meaning to try different stir fry recipes, but 99.999% of the … Continue reading Shrimp Stir Fry with Black Bean Sauce
In anticipation of the 4th of July Weekend, L and I attempted the fireworks toilet paper project - for the second time. I'm not exactly sure what we did wrong, but similar to our first attempt, the end result was not what you would call impressive. 😦 Prep was easy enough: three toilet paper rolls … Continue reading Toddler Crafts: Fireworks
Perhaps you've been to or heard of a restaurant called, Chopt. It's a chain and apparently there's even a location in a neighboring town. Sadly, I have yet to visit. 😦 When I was still working in the city, Chopt was one of my go-to's for lunch. The line was wrapped around the block, but I didn't … Continue reading Asian Chopped Salad with Roast Chicken & Sesame Soy Vinaigrette