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Mango & Strawberry Salsa

July 4, 2014 Appetizer

Living abroad can be daunting and challenging. Especially when I hail from a country where the cuisine and ingredients are sparingly available across US. When life threw lemons at us, it took no time to eventually learn to love and appreciate many cuisines abroad. Along the journey, I’ve also come to appreciate the versatility of lemons by making strawberry lemonade or baking […]

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Buckwheat Buttermilk Bread

June 20, 2014 Baking

I freaking love SCIENCE!! And BIG BANG THEORY reruns Just mentioning “Sheldon Cooper” has me chuckling so hard, it hurts.

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Asparagus & Watercress Gazpacho

June 17, 2014 Appetizer

Its awkward to dislike mails but I’m not going to shy away from admitting that I do dislike mails — a lot. So, naturally, I’m in charge of making cold summer soups while he manned the mailbox. Compromise — an essential ingredient to a very happy marriage!

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Bean Sprouts & Tofu Turmeric Stir Fry

June 13, 2014 Sides

As I sit here, dwelling about how on earth the 35 years of my life has slipped away before my very eyes — thoughts of after school lunches brought back delicious memories. Oh, I’m one of those kids that would anxiously await for the school bell to ring just so I could get home and devour mom’s […]

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Green Juice

June 10, 2014 Beverages

I love juicing and do it often enough to be able to consume the pulp. Nothing goes to waste here. Not even pulp or fibers from juicing. And yet, there’s enough skeptics out there to oust me whenever I post an image of juice over at Instagram.

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