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Spring Roll Salad
Dinner, Featured Item, Gluten Free, Lunch, Main, Sauce, Seafood, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Spring Roll Salad

Spring rolls are such a wonderful combination.  Always so light and fresh, they’re the perfect snack!  So why not turn this tasty snack into a full-fledge meal?  This salad is like if you tore off the end of several spring rolls, dumped them into a bowl and poured peanut sauce […]

Five Ingredient Peanut Sauce
Featured Item, Sauce, Sauces, Vegetarian

Five Ingredient Peanut Sauce

Why is peanut sauce so good?? I think you could dip almost anything into it and it would taste like  the best thing you ever ate.  Vietnamese restaurants have the very best peanut sauce too.  It’s always perfectly creamy and spicy with just the right texture. I have tried A […]

Pitaya Breakfast Bowl with Papaya
Breakfast, Brunch, Desserts, Gluten Free, Smoothie

Pitaya Breakfast Bowl with Papaya

Now that I mastered the art of preparing a dragonfruit and extracting the flesh, I figured it was time to use it.  I’ve tried so many amazing Pitaya bowl so I wanted to make my own.  To make a great Pitaya bowl, you need a couple of different components.  First, […]

How to Eat Dragonfruit
Breakfast, Brunch, Featured Item, Fruit, Gluten Free

How to Eat Dragonfruit

I had never actually seen a dragonfruit in it’s entirety.  I had eaten pitaya bowls and tasted it before but never seen the whole fruit.  When I stumbled upon it at a Vietnamese market a couple of a weekends ago, I was stunned.  The outside skin is bright pink and […]

Roasted Red Peppers with Mozzarella and Anchovies
Appetizers, Dinner, Gluten Free, Main, Salads, Sides, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Roasted Red Peppers with Mozzarella and Anchovies

By the time the new year rolls around, I’ve eaten and drank my way through the holidays and all I crave is something fresh and light.  This dish sums it up perfectly.  The peppers are roasted and so flavorful, stuffed with rich mozzarella and topped with the salty, umami flavors […]

Skinny Broccoli Cheddar Soup
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Soup, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Skinny Broccoli Cheddar Soup

As the beautiful fall season rolls around, I crave soup.  It’s the perfect comfort food and can be made easily (most of the time!) and kept as healthy as you want.  I love Broccoli Cheddar Soup but most are so laden with cream and cheese that they end up being […]