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What the hell is Quinoa

Walking through the organic food aisle in the supermarket I came across Quinoa. It looks like tiny little bird seeds? I recall having a sample of a Quinoa salad at Costco last weekend and thinking not bad. 332 more words

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Midweek Mozzarella Chicken Bake

It had been a while since I dove into my cookbooks so I decided it was high time to try a new recipe. My mom actually picked this recipe out for me from Mary Berry’s Quick Cooking. 92 more words

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What's Next

I don’t think any day is worth living without thinking about what you’re going to eat next at all times.- Nora Ephron

Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life wisdom on to others as I embark on this new venture of “positively purging“, as I know each of these pieces represents something…


Cheesy Twice-Baked Spaghetti Squash

Opening my pantry, a spaghetti squash rolled toward me as if to say “You going to cook me, or what?” I was quickly reminded of my list, you can read about it… 270 more words

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Friday Night Foie

Am an unfortunate sucker for Foie anything. Well, almost anything. Foie gras terrine is a nice way to enjoy it, especially on a weekend evening in by myself (Jem’s not a huge fan, even if he regularly indulges my cravings). 204 more words

General Ramblings

Lemon-Thyme Orzo

I often hear the phrase “This taste like summer”. Making this dish, I would say this is the definition of summer with fresh herbs and lemon. 146 more words

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Milk Tea Challenge

I made homemade milk tea. Here are my realizations:

1. It is hard to make boba! -You have to caramelize sugar and add tapioca starch into it to create a mixture, knead it to doughy consistency (It’s so sticky!!!), shape it into balls, and finally cook the boba again in water and sugar for 30-45mins. 431 more words

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