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A Healthy Dose of Yum: 21 Day Fix Recipes

It’s the beginning of 2016, and one of my goals this year is for a healthier and happier me. As a foodie, you can imagine the struggle is real. 1,487 more words

Homecooked Meals

House-Sitting Diaries: Day 4

December 30, 2015

I had company over! My colleagues Gie and Airah went back to the townhouse with me after work. Archie picked us up and we passed by a nearby store to get some ingredients for the home-cooked dinner we planned. 321 more words


Sweet Thang: Oreo Bark

For years I’ve always made my Peppermint Bark for the holidays, but this year I decided to switch things up and instead add some Oreos for a chocolate twist. 138 more words

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Musicians have a slightly different take on the holidays.

 We are the not so silent, persistently present color in everybody else’s landscape. We are the string quartet for the Good Friday service, Christmas Eve Midnight Mass, Lenten Sundays; the background Sousa marches for Fireworks on the Bay on the 4th of July, the marching music in the Memorial Day Parade, the Labor Day Telethon; the New Year’s Eve party band. 1,073 more words

Contemplative Essays

Hot Rasam on a Cold Day

The crisp autumn weather made me crave Rasam. It is a fantastic South Indian soup that is perfect for the cold when you have a cold. 134 more words

Niyati's Recipes

Say Cheese: Mushroom Asiago Chicken and Cauliflower Mash

“As a side, I steamed some fresh asparagus and made a cauliflower mash.”

“When I scrolled across this recipe (like I do so many on our favorite recipe collector, Pinterest) I was pleasantly surprised to find it was relatively easy, somewhat healthy, and it featured two of my favorite ingredients: mushrooms and cheese.” … 674 more words

Homecooked Meals

Tonight's Quick Meal!

I don’t know what type of cuisine it is that I make…I usually go food shopping – get the veggies and the protein and just throw it all together. 102 more words