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Sesame Ginger Noodles

Sesame Ginger Noodles

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I had a Marie Kondo moment last weekend. It was a spontaneous Saturday morning. The sudden urge to purge hit me.  And it felt so good! Cleaning out is different than cleaning. This wasn’t just

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Ingredients
  • 2-1/2 ounces dried udon noodles
  • 4-5 carrots, peeled and spiralized or grated
  • 2 cups shredded purple cabbage
  • 3 scallions, sliced thinly
  • 1/3 cup roughly chopped cilantro
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 3 tablespoons sesame oil
Sesame Soba Noodles

Sesame Soba Noodles

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Yesterday was all about improvising because I started Sunday stumped on what to cook. If you know me, you think of me as a hyper organized planner. At the farmers market in the morning, it

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Ingredients
  • 4 ounces, soba noodles
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons rice wine vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 scallions, thinly sliced, white and green parts separated
Soy Ginger Salmon

Soy Ginger Salmon

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It has taken me years to acquire a taste for fish. Like most kids, I started off on fish sticks, which were more about the crispy fried breading than anything else. Next I ate shrimp

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Carrot Ginger Muffins

Carrot Ginger Muffins

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My cleaning skills are nothing to brag about. No matter how careful I am hand washing what can’t go into the dishwasher, I inevitably find lingering specs when I transfer pots, pans and whatever else

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Rhubarb Ginger Soda

Rhubarb Ginger Soda

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While out shopping a few weeks ago I spotted the unmistakable rosy stalks of rhubarb in a prominent position on the produce shelves, a definite sign of spring. I paused before tossing a bunch into

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Peanut Chicken Noodles

Peanut Chicken Noodles

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As much as I love to cook, after a busy day out and about I admit making dinner can become the ultimate chore, but I resist phoning in an order to a neighborhood restaurant to

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Ingredients
  • 1 cup unsalted roasted peanuts
  • 1 red chili
  • 1 lime
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1-inch piece ginger
  • 1 handful cilantro
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons canola oil
Homemade Ginger Ale

Homemade Ginger Ale

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When holiday shopping season is in full swing I always end up buying a few things for myself. I don’t skimp on gifts for the loved ones on my list, so come January my credit

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