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Shrimp Burgers with Avocado Aioli

Shrimp Burgers with Avocado Aioli

Shrimp burgers topped with avocado aioli, served on a toasted bun.

Homemade Poke Bowl

Homemade Poke Bowl

Homemade poke bowls are fairly easy to assemble. See how I said assemble and not cook? There’s no cooking involved! The most difficult thing about this would probably be driving to the store to find sushi grade tuna and the other components of the bowl. […]

Tomato, Cucumber and Avocado Salad

Tomato, Cucumber and Avocado Salad

This is one of those non-recipe recipes that I never think are important enough to post, but I’ve been proven wrong many times as to what’s popular and what’s not. I feel like I’ve said this very exact thing on numerous posts but I am […]

Orecchiette with Sausage, Broccoli Rabe and Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Orecchiette with Sausage, Broccoli Rabe and Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

I was hesitant to post this only because I’ve been hard on myself about the quality of the photos. For some reason I couldn’t get the lighting to work out that day. The shadows were too harsh and the colors too saturated because of the […]

Butter Chicken

Butter Chicken

I go through phases while blogging. The first phase is cooking cooking and cooking while taking pics, but without writing about it for weeks, until I hoard a dozen recipes but too exhausted to do anything about them. The second phase is writing and editing […]

Peanut Butter Cups

Peanut Butter Cups

A couple weeks ago during Hurricane Irma we were stuck in our house for a couple days because everything in Atlanta was shut down. Schools, work, stores, restaurants. So I had some chocolate chips and peanut butter and figured why not. I got nothing else […]

Rose Shaped Gyoza

Rose Shaped Gyoza

Step by step photos on how to fold rose shaped gyoza. They are easier than making pleated dumplings, but will make you look like a professional chef.

Kung Pao Tofu

Kung Pao Tofu

I go meatless whenever I run out of meat in my fridge, which has been pretty frequently nowadays. Now that my kids are out of the house and in school, I have ample time to finish an endless to do list I’ve written because I […]