Posts Tagged: health

Roasted Miso-Marinated Salmon With A Shallot-Ruby Grapefruit Sauce

Sometimes you can get out of your culinary rut in the strangest ways. While I’ll often challenge myself to try something new or tweak a well-loved favorite based on new or delicious looking things at the grocery store, grapefruit just

Roasted Miso-Marinated Salmon With A Shallot-Ruby Grapefruit Sauce

Sometimes you can get out of your culinary rut in the strangest ways. While I’ll often challenge myself to try something new or tweak a well-loved favorite based on new or delicious looking things at the grocery store, grapefruit just

Hearty Nostalgic Pasta e Fagioli

It’s amazing how food can be so contextual and nostalgic, likely cuz while we may live in our minds, we mainly experience through our bodies and eating is closely tied with the sense of smell. And why is smell so

Hearty Nostalgic Pasta e Fagioli

It’s amazing how food can be so contextual and nostalgic, likely cuz while we may live in our minds, we mainly experience through our bodies and eating is closely tied with the sense of smell. And why is smell so

Where’s The Yogurt Oatmeal Dried Cherry Cookies With Chocolate Chips?

Despite our genetic lineage or perhaps because of it, the hubster and I are pretty healthy [knock knock.] We eat a fairly healthy, balanced diet and engage in cardiovascular activities regularly for exercise and fun. But, that doesn’t mean that

Where’s The Yogurt Oatmeal Dried Cherry Cookies With Chocolate Chips?

Despite our genetic lineage or perhaps because of it, the hubster and I are pretty healthy [knock knock.] We eat a fairly healthy, balanced diet and engage in cardiovascular activities regularly for exercise and fun. But, that doesn’t mean that

ฟักทองแกงไก่: Kabocha Pumpkin Curry Chicken For When The Thermometer Hits Brrr!

The highs have just barely broken 40F with gusting winds and enough showers to give us large pools of standing water at the intersections and now the itinerant snowflakes have made an appearance. Despite wearing multiple sweaters, waterproof jackets, and

ฟักทองแกงไก่: Kabocha Pumpkin Curry Chicken For When The Thermometer Hits Brrr!

The highs have just barely broken 40F with gusting winds and enough showers to give us large pools of standing water at the intersections and now the itinerant snowflakes have made an appearance. Despite wearing multiple sweaters, waterproof jackets, and

Spice Me Pumpkin Bread

The torrential rains have melted away, gracing us with crystal clear skies, bursts of sun and highs in the mid 40s, heralding the return of Madam Nature’s fall line: scattered showers in grey monochrome with morning temps in the high

Spice Me Pumpkin Bread

The torrential rains have melted away, gracing us with crystal clear skies, bursts of sun and highs in the mid 40s, heralding the return of Madam Nature’s fall line: scattered showers in grey monochrome with morning temps in the high

Low(er)-Calorie, Full-Flavor Pumpkin-Oatmeal Treats For Fat Big-Haired Dogs

So, apparently a certain someone likes his peanut butter treats a little too much. Fatty Our fuzzy, big-haired dog is a little on the husky (Since princess here doesn’t even carry his own water on hikes, I’m not referring to

Low(er)-Calorie, Full-Flavor Pumpkin-Oatmeal Treats For Fat Big-Haired Dogs

So, apparently a certain someone likes his peanut butter treats a little too much. Fatty Our fuzzy, big-haired dog is a little on the husky (Since princess here doesn’t even carry his own water on hikes, I’m not referring to

ฟักทองลงสรง: Swimming Kabocha With Roasted Chickpeas & Mâche Greens

To use an overly used and abused phrase, you can’t swing a dead cat in Portlandia without hitting at least 3 Thai restaurants. Thai food here is about as ubiquitous as hipsters and Prius’ so it’s rather ironic that I’ve

ฟักทองลงสรง: Swimming Kabocha With Roasted Chickpeas & Mâche Greens

To use an overly used and abused phrase, you can’t swing a dead cat in Portlandia without hitting at least 3 Thai restaurants. Thai food here is about as ubiquitous as hipsters and Prius’ so it’s rather ironic that I’ve

Gnocchi With Tangy Roasted Eggplant & Tomato Sauce

I admit it. I’m an impulse shopper. I’m not drawn in by $XX.99 signs, buy 1 get half off deals or convenient displays at the checkout counter. Nope. I see something succulent or unusual at the produce department or in

Gnocchi With Tangy Roasted Eggplant & Tomato Sauce

I admit it. I’m an impulse shopper. I’m not drawn in by $XX.99 signs, buy 1 get half off deals or convenient displays at the checkout counter. Nope. I see something succulent or unusual at the produce department or in

Me, Myself, And I: 根菜の煮物共に油揚げ Stewed Root Vegetables With Fried Tofu

Food for me is more than taste and sustenance. It’s a social axis where I can (re)connect with people who are important to me. My motto is life’s too short and my metabolism is too slow to eat mediocre food.

Me, Myself, And I: 根菜の煮物共に油揚げ Stewed Root Vegetables With Fried Tofu

Food for me is more than taste and sustenance. It’s a social axis where I can (re)connect with people who are important to me. My motto is life’s too short and my metabolism is too slow to eat mediocre food.

Blistered Eggplant & Smoky Bell Pepper Stew With Chickpeas

The hubster hates it when we go to a restaurant and I eat something and say, “I bet I could make this at home.” He interprets it as, “Meh, I can do it better so we shouldn’t come here anymore,”

Blistered Eggplant & Smoky Bell Pepper Stew With Chickpeas

The hubster hates it when we go to a restaurant and I eat something and say, “I bet I could make this at home.” He interprets it as, “Meh, I can do it better so we shouldn’t come here anymore,”