Orange-Scallion Rice

Orange-Scallion Rice

Here is a VERY yummy spin on boring ol’ rice. And if you live in a household with asian-roots like mine, you get tired of rice. Well, I do. Thems is fightin’ words if my hubby heard me say that. Had this last night with the Szechuan Chicken with Broccoli....
Miso Roasted Cauliflower

Miso Roasted Cauliflower

This is a full-of-flavor side dish that offers a different way to roast up your cauliflower. It also offers a way to use up some of that miso paste you purchased to make the Balsamic-Glazed Salmon that you’ve likely heard me rave about. WHOA. Did I just...
Healthier Red Potato Salad

Healthier Red Potato Salad

There are so many variations on how to “health-ify” potato salad. Many call for replacing the mayo entirely with olive oil. You absolutely can do that here as well (just switch the mayo for the oil), but I know my family likes the creaminess that mayo...
Thai Eggs

Thai Eggs

I have this crazy running friend. Actually, she’s pretty amazing. Nartaya is married, has 3 young kids, never ceases to amaze me with her energy to get stuff done – including yummy family meals ALL the time. (As I write this, her kitchen is going through...
Wild Rice with Mushrooms

Wild Rice with Mushrooms

Growing up in a Filipino home in Kauai, white rice was part of daily life for my husband, Tony (and spam…and Portuguese sausage…but that battle is a story for another day!). Likewise, I grew up in a home where instant rice was pretty common. As we’ve...