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Cravings + Recipes

Link Love Sunday #3: DIY

DIY EDITION It’s worth mentioning that I’m a very crafty and hands on kind of person. Every once in a while, mostly to benefit my sanity, […]

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Lemon Mochi Worms

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: HALLOWEEN! Don’t get me wrong, I love pigging out on fun-size candy bars and a few dozen […]

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Link Love Sunday #2: Wanderlust

Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow. So incredibly true. I firmly believe that travel is important to a human’s development of mindfulness and, […]

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Skinny Tikka Masala with Spiced Cabbage & Cumin Raita

At the beginning of this month, my family and I took a week-long trip to Quebec City, Tadoussac (France’s oldest trading post on the mainland of New France) […]

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Link Love Sunday #1

Okay, so I’ve decided to recap my week every Sunday and include some link love and snippets of attention-grabbing/fun things I find when surfing the […]

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Braised Chicken Marsala with Cheddar Basil Polenta

There is nothing more satisfying than a luscious bite of tender, fall apart chicken, left to mingle with wine and herbs and braised for hours. […]

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Caprese Campanelle

Whoever said laziness was a bad thing was sorely mistaken. Lazy days are a necessity when it concludes a crazy work week. Again, simple yet […]

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Dandan Szechuan Udon

Noodles are the perfect vessel for anything slurpy. Simple ingredients seem more put together that so when tangled in carb-y goodness. Dandan noodles, originating from […]

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Miso-Glazed Salmon with Cucumber Daikon Salad

Ahhh daikon… that slightly foul-smelling radish that is delicious in so many ways. Cooked or raw, daikon lends an earthy spicy bite to any dish. […]

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Tea & Mango Empanadas

El amor entra por la cocina. Love enters through the kitchen. I thought quoting Laura Esquivel’s “Like Water for Chocolate” would be a more romantic […]

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Spam Musubi Spring Rolls

Hawaii head-buts Vietnam in this meeting of cultures. Spam musubi sprouted in Hawaii during WWII, making the best of rations during a trying time. Rice […]

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Chili Cashew Pad Thai

A Thai staple and a faithful craving. This no-hassle stir fry that easy to throw together in 30 minutes and is always a crowd pleaser. Subsitute tofu […]

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Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

The attack of the gargantuan, stuffed, gooey, chewy, diabetes-inducing cookie is upon us. This a la mode treat fills the need for both raw cookie […]

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Belgian Frites with Curry Sauce Andalouse

Over a little more than a year ago, I solo backpacked through Brussels, Belgium. Besides strolling through Warandepark, charming streets, and peaceful gardens, I ate […]

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Ginger & Pork Dumplings

When making delicious dumplings I think it’s important to differentiate them from gyoza, dim sum, and other lookalikes. First of all, these aren’t gyoza: Japanese-style […]

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Mango Avocado Lassi

Puerto Rican summer is the best reason to keep the frozen treats coming. Sitting in your own sweat is never fun, but thankfully an Indian […]

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