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The Buddha Bowl

In case you haven’t noticed, when it comes to cooking I’m all about easy recipes. I pack a lunch for work days and I don’t like to spend too much time prepping the night before. That being said, I have a tendency to get hangry if I don’t eat balanced meals during the day so… Read more »

Banh Mi

I’ve been obsessed with Vietnamese food lately. There are a couple of really good restaurants in my city that serve heaping plates of noodles fried with egg, veggies, and spring rolls. While I love the vegetarian stir fries, I always find myself looking longingly at the banh mi on the menu. Banh mi are Vietnamese… Read more »

Vegetarian Summer Rolls

A few years ago a Vietnamese restaurant chain opened a location at one of the malls in my city. My Mom and I stopped in during one of our marathon shopping trips and tried their vegetarian summer rolls. Just like that an obsession was born. Now we cannot step foot in this mall without getting… Read more »

Grilled Corn Potato Salad

I absolutely love potato salad. It’s the ultimate summer barbeque side dish. While I admit it’s hard to beat the classic potato salad, this grilled corn and fresh dill version comes pretty close. Not only is it delicious, but it’s quick and easy to whip up. I also think the fresh dill and new potatoes… Read more »

Irish Soda Bread

Saint Patrick’s Day has never been a holiday that I get excited about. Since I don’t live in Ireland, to me it’s always seemed like a bit of an excuse for university students to go on a pub crawl. However, I’ve always wanted to (successfully) make Irish soda bread, so Saint Patrick’s Day seemed like… Read more »