Tag: Lunch

White Bean and Tomato Salad Recipe

White Bean and Tomato Salad Recipe

The pilot series of the Healthy Cooking on a Tight Budget Program has been completed!  One purpose of the classes was to provide recipes using ingredients that are commonly turned down at the Food Bank because people don’t know how to use them.  The first […]

Salmon Cucumber Sushi Roll Recipe (The Patti Roll)

Salmon Cucumber Sushi Roll Recipe (The Patti Roll)

Salmon cucumber sushi rolls with cream cheese are pretty popular at one of our nearby sushi restaurants, so I thought the salmon cream cheese dip would be perfect for making some sushi of our own.  As I packed up the kitchen in our apartment I […]

Salmon Dip That You Can’t Stop Eating!

Salmon Dip That You Can’t Stop Eating!

This Salmon Cream Cheese Dip is CRAZY GOOD!  It’s a recipe of my mother in law’s that I tweaked just slightly because she doesn’t really measure it and I thought you guys would appreciate some actual measurements of the ingredients.  I first tried this dip […]

My Favorite Tuna Salad Recipe

My Favorite Tuna Salad Recipe

I LOVE tuna salad sandwiches!  I try not to make them too often because of the whole mercury thing, but I feel like a little kid whenever I eat one.  This is the recipe I made up when I was about 6.  If a six […]

Stir Fry Recipe: Exotic Eating On a Food Stamp Budget

Stir Fry Recipe: Exotic Eating On a Food Stamp Budget

Asian recipes are probably my favorite to come up with.  Growing up in Hawaii gave me a huge craving for Asian food, and a wealth of knowledge from my aunties, uncles, and tutus (those are grandmas by the way!) of multiple Asian ethnicities.  They’re also […]

How to Open a Pomegranate and Pomegranate Chicken Recipe

How to Open a Pomegranate and Pomegranate Chicken Recipe

A great way to get a chicken breast juicy and flavorful is to marinate it, and my new favorite marinade for winter uses pomegranate juice.  I was at the store a couple weeks ago and saw a big 478 oz jug of POM Wonderful on […]

Seattle Tastecasting Team Launches at Chao Bistro

Seattle Tastecasting Team Launches at Chao Bistro

Hey friends, I have exciting news!  After months of recruiting, planning, and networking, the Seattle Tastecasting team launched with an amazing event at Chao Bistro on Capitol Hill in Seattle.  Chao Bistro set the bar INCREDIBLY high for future Tastecastings.  We had 18 courses to […]