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ginger garlic cubes (adrak lasan) – recipe

While I’ve always been a fan of Indian cuisine it wasn’t until recently that I’ve started cooking Indian food at home. One word: delicious. One more word: spicy. Everyone in Samir’s family has to accomodate my weakling tastebuds. At dinners … Continue reading

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watercress soup + pear and feta salad – recipe

    Greetings from Houston! Things are very quickly coming along here in our new home. My dad is here turning our totally awesome house into a TOTALLY AWESOME house with all of his remodeling and painting expertise along side … Continue reading

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juicy juice

While I dream of someday doing a 30 day juice fast, that day has not yet come. Until then, I am trying to work juice into my everyday diet. Here is one of my favorites. This is my rendition of … Continue reading

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winter asian salad – recipe

  Hands down, salads are one of my favorite dishes. In the winter months, though, it’s far more difficult for me to eat my greens. Less variety at the grocery store, lack of a farmer’s market, and the chilling temperatures … Continue reading

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