Category Archives: Quick Meal

Butternut Squash Risotto with Lobster

During my sick days, I was craving craving craving for hearty comfort food. While others might crave for chicken noodle soup, I wanted food with powerful flavor, dense texture, and sweet lobster. What a woman wants is what a woman … Continue reading

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Roasted Spaghetti Squash with Shrimp Pasta

Happy Halloween, Everyone! It’s squash season! Spaghetti squash. It’s the bright yellow color. It’s the smell of freshness. It’s the feel of texture. Badly tempted me to bring one of these babies home. So I did. It is known for … Continue reading

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Pizza Italian Sausage Margherita

Get ready to put on your sweat pants for this Pizza Italian Sausage Margherita. Why not add a couple of beers (the adult way) to wind down for the weekend! Pizza is so common yet kids love it, adults love … Continue reading

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Fall Soup & Salad – Potato Chicken Chowder & Roasted Acorn Squash and Beet Salad

The rain has finally stop. For the last couple of days, it drizzled hard at night and overnight. I am not complaining. I tend to sleep better with the rain. It’s the cold air that makes bedtime cozier. Also, it … Continue reading

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Baked Miso Salmon with Broiled Vegetables

It’s a multicolor day. For the eyes. And for the tummies. Beautiful red tomatoes, vibrant yellow squash, and sweet green chili. They were all looking incredibly irresistible. I am a veggie lover. Truly. Gotta have my veggies. Everyday. Broiled veggie is … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Tofu Chili

W wanted chili a few days ago after he saw the turkey dogs in the fridge, which he bought a week ago. He loved the chili I made a while back, but I resist to make it again. It was … Continue reading

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Couscous Fennel Pomegranate Herbal Salad

Jason Mraz was in the house!!! Not exactly in my house…more like a concert house. I was lucky to be at the concert to enjoy his extraordinary and talented performance. Oh my, his voice…oh his voice was gorgeous. It was … Continue reading

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Watercress Plum & Apple Salmon Salad

Fish, I like. I like fried fish. I like steamed fish. I like baked fish. I grew up eating fish. My mom would serve fish at least once a week for dinner. My family wasn’t making a lot but fish … Continue reading

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Steamed Shrimp Balls & Silky Tofu

Ever since I got back from Colorado for the Rock n’ Roll Denver Marathon, I took a few days off to recharge, spending most of the day on the couch watching TV. Yes, I have to admit sometimes having days … Continue reading

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Garlic Sun-dried Tomatoes Sauce & Prosciutto Over Spaghetti

I have bought a large jar of sun-dried tomatoes the other day at Costco thinking that I could do something with it one day. Guess what? Today is that ONE day. There’s no meat or vegetables or much ingredients in … Continue reading

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Croque Madame

Lately I love having sandwiches for lunch. It’s quick and healthy (sort of…hahaha…yummy butter~~~). Especially sandwich with egg, cheese and ham, I heart it.  Today, I learn of eating the sandwich in a new way. To make it a French … Continue reading

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Romantic French dinner

It’s Friday. It’s FRIDAY! It’s a WONDERFUL friday! I love friday, the fact that Saturday and Sunday are to follow and usually it’s my weekend away from the kitchen. Muahahahaha~~~  I like today’s Friday, the fact that I don’t need … Continue reading

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Lychee Honey Oatmeal for Breakfast

A gloomy Wednesday

oatmeal is a comfort food for a gloomy morning. it warms the heart immediately

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