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Quick Steamed Petrale Sole with Ginger-Garlic Mustard Greens

This recipe we’ve had a couple of times, and it’s excellent. The original, by Melissa Clark, is here; the version below reflects my changes (one of which is to use Petrale sole in place of flounder, since I never see flounder here—ust be an East Coast fish). 205 more words


How I made my long haul flight better

The long haul flight.
To be honest I both love and hate this part.

I love it simply for the fact that I will be travelling and experiencing something new, once the flight is over of course. 1,133 more words


Sea buckthorn juice

Sea buckthorn is a fruit that grows in Europe, even in my own country, and yet I had never heard of it until I saw bottles of its juice here in Chinese supermarkets. 137 more words


Taking the Challenge! Say No to Palm Oil

April 23, 2017: (Appropriately. The day after Earth Day and the March for Science)

I am embarking on a journey to remove palm oil from all aspects of life: my pantry, my fridge, my shower, and my washing machine. 539 more words


Crockpot Salsa Chicken

I’ve been doing my best to do the whole meal prep thing on Sunday. It really does make the weeknight meals easier. And healthier. When I get home from work and picking Nolan up from school (daycare), the last thing I want to do is cook a full meal. 206 more words


Karl’s Weekday Beef Chili

I like slow cooked chili with tender chunks of beef, sometimes I just want a quick meal for a weekday. While I have been known to simply use a brand name chili, occasionally I like to go just a step further. 896 more words


Top 3 Salads

I am not a health nut, but I do enjoy healthy foods from time to time. My favorite healthy meal is a salad. Here’s top 3 salad choices for me. 26 more words