I call this salad dressing the Magical Salad Dressing, because literally there is nothing that it can’t make taste great. It’s like magic! I’ve used it on salads, to marinate chicken, and even on beans… it was all delicious. You really can’t go wrong with this recipe. But, the outstanding taste of this dressing isn’t […]
Thai Coconut Soup (Tom Kha Gai) Recipe
The other day I found a recipe for Thai coconut soup that was incredibly simple and used only ingredients that most of us already have on hand or can easily be found at your local supermarket. Today turned out to be a rainy day which is perfect for soup making. Not only is this soup […]
Recipe: Leek and Potato Soup
I’m not sure where I initially got this recipe from, or even what the original version looked like. Below is how I’ve been making this soup for years, and it’s always a hit with the hubby (though he likes to add some meat to his meal when we have this). This soup is quite […]
Cabbage Is The New (Old) Superfood
Cabbage may not be at the top of your list when you think of your go-to vegetables, but maybe it should be. It’s a traditional food for may northern European and Asian societies. Traditional cabbage recipes include sauerkraut, kimchi, stuffed cabbage, pickled cabbage, and corned beef and cabbage. Not only is cabbage delicious and low […]
Recipe: Hawaiian Style Kalua Pork – 1 Recipe, 5 Meals
Two years ago I moved to Hawaii and tasted the Hawaiian specialty Kalua Pork for the first time. This dish is usually reserved for parties and special occasions since it usually involves cooking the whole pig in a pit for 24 hours or more. Then I discovered how easy it is it make in a […]
Don’t Throw Away That Turkey Carcass! It Still Has Some Magic In It.
Most of the year, we cook meat that doesn’t have bones. So who can blame us for thinking that the turkey bones left over from our holiday dinner belong in the trash? But I’m about to tell you how those bones can give you what I like to call magical bone broth. I say bone […]
10 Kitchen Hacks For Real Foodies
We all know that we should be eating real food that we’ve cooked in our own kitchen from scratch. But real food takes time, and let’s face it… most of us are short on time. Don’t let that be your excuse for not eating real food. Here are 10 kitchen hacks that will help you […]
Are You Making These Common Nutrition Mistakes?
When it comes to nutrition, there is a lot of information floating around out there and things can get a bit confusing. Chances are, you’ve made at least one of these nutrition mistakes in your journey to eat healthy. Read on to find out the most common nutrition mistakes everyone makes. Eating fake foods We’ve […]