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Category: Lunch

Cantonese Pan Fried Noodles

Cantonese Pan Fried Noodles

Since it was just my 20 month old baby and I in the house this afternoon, naturally I decided to make a lunch for 6 people. I mean, if I put in the same effort making lunch for 2 as I do for 6, I […]

Caprese Stuffed Tomatoes

Caprese Stuffed Tomatoes

Instead of making the usual Caprese salad by layering fresh tomatoes, mozzarella and basil together, I decided to try something different. I scooped out the tomato guts, sautéed them with garlic, olive oil and basil. I then removed the guts from the heat and added […]

Potato Crusted Sausage, Onion and Spinach Quiche

Potato Crusted Sausage, Onion and Spinach Quiche

Here’s a recipe for you to chew on. It’s a potato crusted quiche filled with crumbled sausage, onion, spinach, cheddar cheese and eggs. Great for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner. Use breakfast sausage, Italian sausage, Chinese sausage, chorizo, etc. etc. The possibilities are endless. Also, […]

Split Pea Soup (no bacon, just ham)

Split Pea Soup (no bacon, just ham)

I’m taking a break today from the bacon extravaganza and using ham instead. Haha. Though I will be having quite a few more posts with bacon later. Ham is the Jan to Bacon’s Marsha. Don’t you think? Or was that too weird of an analogy? I’ll […]

Buffalo Chicken Salad.

Buffalo Chicken Salad.

  This buffalo chicken salad is another creative way to get that buffalo chicken wing taste in your mouth without that guilty feeling, since it is, technically, a salad. Anytime you feel guilty eating something, put some greens under it. That usually solves the problem. […]

Soft Tacos with Shredded Lime Chipotle Chicken

Soft Tacos with Shredded Lime Chipotle Chicken

Soft Tacos with shredded lime chipotle chicken, topped with shredded Monterey Jack cheese, corn & black bean salsa and sour cream. Enough said. Tacos with Lime Chipotle chicken (serves 4) printable recipe Prep time: 30 minutes Ingredients: 2 chicken breasts, poached and shredded 5 tbsp. […]

Let’s have a B.L.A.S.T.! That is, a Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, Shrimp and Tomato sandwich.

Let’s have a B.L.A.S.T.! That is, a Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, Shrimp and Tomato sandwich.

  Now, I absolutely would’ve loved to say that I made up this clever name for this sandwich all on my own, but I was about to name it the BLATS until my husband suggested, “Why don’t you name it the BLAST instead? As in, […]

8-Ball Zucchini, stuffed.

8-Ball Zucchini, stuffed.

I bought these for the pure novelty of them. It’s my theme of ‘let’s buy everything miniaturized!’ My theme only includes this one post. Plus, a couple of you have mentioned that the stuffing for my stuffed mushrooms would look good in zucchini, so here […]