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Traditional Chinese Plum Sauce from Scratch

Traditional Chinese Plum Sauce from Scratch

Time for a trip to the archives. I originally posted this Chinese Plum Sauce Recipe four years ago. It’s surprised me by becoming my most popular post, so I decided it was time to give the post and photos a little bit of a facelift. […]

Dairy Free Sausage Leek and Potato Soup Recipe

Dairy Free Sausage Leek and Potato Soup Recipe

When I was pregnant with Corban, I kept dreaming about eating this soup. It was nothing I’d ever had before, simply the creation of a pregnant brain, recharging for a couple hours before waking me up for one of many middle of the night snacks […]

Beef Mexi Rice Recipe

Beef Mexi Rice Recipe

With the upcoming birth of our first baby, not only am I always tired and needing meals that are easy to make (or to instruct Eric to make!), but I’m also trying to make big batches of recipes that freeze well.  This way we’ll be […]

Chicken Salad in Creamy Avocado Dressing Recipe

Chicken Salad in Creamy Avocado Dressing Recipe

August is HOT! I’ve always loved the heat and anxiously awaited the two months of summer that we get in Washington, but everything is different when I’m pregnant.  I now get dizzy if the temperature is over 85 degrees, and have taken to wearing ice […]

Korean Short Ribs Recipe Kalbi Beef

Korean Short Ribs Recipe Kalbi Beef

Considering how much Korean food I ate as a small child, it’s surprising that I don’t have more Korean recipes on the website yet (time to get on that!).  We lived in Korea for a few years, from when I was in preschool until the […]

Fresh Mango Salsa Recipe

Fresh Mango Salsa Recipe

My pregnancy cravings have been shifting from Asia to south of the border.  I still love to eat potstickers and spring rolls, but now I find myself also wanting guacamole, fresh salsa and tacos.  We even made grilled quesadillas on our annual Mt. Rainier camping […]

Homemade Dill Pickle Relish Recipe

Homemade Dill Pickle Relish Recipe

Yay!  Another recipe to post!!!  I’m still in the first trimester of my first pregnancy, which for me means the slightest smells can bring on waves of nausea.  It’s so strange that some of my favorite scents like frying bacon, roasting garlic or aloe lotion […]

Chinese Meatball Recipe

Chinese Meatball Recipe

There are so many times that I pull a package of ground beef out of the freezer and wonder, “How am I going to do something new and exciting with this?”  Since we buy a part of a cow, we end up with about 50 […]