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State/Province:California
Location:sunnyvale

food. cuisine. recipes. cooking.



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Corn Silk Tea

on Jul 14, 2019 in: Vegetarian

4 for $1. 5 for $1, even 8 for $1! That's summer  - bounty of fresh corn on the cob (and strawberries, blueberries, peaches, nectarines, apricots etc.).Occasionally, I husk the corn - remove and discard the layered leaves and corn silk at the gr...

Just in time for summer, we bring Gado Gado or Vegetables with Peanut-Sauce Dressing closer to home. Today, we have assorted vegetables with hummus or cheese dip.Broccoli, cucumbers, okra, bell peppers, tofu, lettuce with store-bought hummus [ve...

Getting the heart to this matter is tough. Heart of the artichoke, I meant. Perhaps I just don't have the patience to get to the heart of it (artichoke).En papillote or parchment cooking is my favorite way to cook fish. Easy, quic...

The tangy-sweet pineapple and tart-sweet cranberries balance the bitter-sweet kale in the most perfect way, not only in flavors and texture but also scientifically.Studies have shown that a teeny weeny bit of citrus or Vitamin C helps our bodies bett...

Atop the bed of gently steamed bean sprouts, broccoli and cabbage sits this healthily prepared steamed duck breast, topped with sweet mango, crisp cucumber and colorful bell peppers.This warm Sliced Duck Breast Salad can be enjoyed as a side-dish; ye...

Do you know? Avocado is not only a good source of healthy fats, it is also rich in carotenoids - ¬≠lutein and zeaxanthin which help protect our eyes and skin from the sun harmful UV rays.There are definitely more reasons to enjoy avoca...

When it's asparagus season, make asparagus veggie bowls (or grain bowls).I'm doing without the grains today, keeping it to asparagus, broccoli, bell pepper and garlic roasted potatoes, topped with sliced avocado and hard-boiled eggs.Meal planning and...