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Turkey Potsticker Recipe and Healthy Cooking on a Tight Budget Update

Turkey Potsticker Recipe and Healthy Cooking on a Tight Budget Update

In March I posted a beef potsticker recipe as part of the United Way Hunger Challenge.  While good, it doesn’t compare to my turkey potsticker recipe.  Ground turkey just seems to have a softer texture that works well with the potsticker wrapper which is chewy […]

Soy Dipping Sauce Recipe

Soy Dipping Sauce Recipe

Recipes like dipping sauces are so simple that I sometimes feel silly posting them.  But then I see things like gyoza dipping sauce for $5 a bottle (or more) when I can make the same amount for under $1, and my blood pressure begins to […]

Easy Kale Recipe with Fried Tofu

Easy Kale Recipe with Fried Tofu

The one vegetable we always have enough of is kale.  It’s growing like a weed in our garden, a good weed, a weed we love!  I’ve decided to add stir fry to my list of easy kale recipes.   Some of you will be excited […]

Beef Potsticker Recipe and United Way Hunger Challenge

Beef Potsticker Recipe and United Way Hunger Challenge

I was concerned that this year’s United Way Hunger Challenge was actually going to be a big challenge for me.  I’m not just cooking for Eric and I, we have two teenage boys that eat twice as much as Eric and I put together!  This […]

Easy Healthy Asian Chicken Salad Recipe

Easy Healthy Asian Chicken Salad Recipe

A fast and easy Asian chicken salad recipe that’s actually good for you! I’ve been wanting to come up with a healthy recipe for Asian chicken salad recipe.  I love the brightness of oranges and tangerines in salad, and combining their juice with some Asian ingredients makes a […]

Carrot Zucchini Stir Fry Recipe

Carrot Zucchini Stir Fry Recipe

The two vegetables we’re getting a lot of in our CSA right now are carrots and zucchini.  That’s just fine with me because I have SO many fun ways to use them.  Tonight I’m going to bake some carrot zucchini bread, and last night we […]

Campfire Sausage Sandwich with Roasted Red Peppers

Campfire Sausage Sandwich with Roasted Red Peppers

The next campfire recipe from our week long anniversary camping trip is a simple sausage sandwich that’s perfect after a long hike.  The sausages, buns and red pepper are all roasted over the campfire so that you don’t need to break out a camp stove […]

Beef Asian Lettuce Cups

Beef Asian Lettuce Cups

I had some ground beef to use up the other day, but wanted a light lunch that wouldn’t make us feel stuffed.  I decided to make lettuce cups, a treat my friend’s mother used to make for us when I’d come over.  My friend’s mom […]