Category Archive: Asian

Malaysian Lime-Coconut Halibut

Malaysian Lime Coconut Swordfish

Seafood is something that use to intimidate me – when it comes to cooking it, that is. Like most things in life the more you do it, the better you get! I no longer fear cooking fish. My son David told me I’m fearless when it comes to trying new recipes. Well I don’t know about …

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Easy Wonton Soup

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One of my favorite places to go for Chinese food is PF Chang’s. Their won ton soup is delicious and hubby Tom and I like to order the large bowl which is brought to the table in a very large soup urn for sharing. It’s so flavorful and satisfying. It’s also a favorite of daughter Katy’s. Over …

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Inside Out Egg Roll A New Twist On Asian Cuisine

Inside Out Egg Roll

This recipe sounds kind of strange but I was wanting something Asian that didn’t involve rice so I had to give it a try. Basically it’s the goodies you find inside an egg roll, cabbage, bamboo shoots, water chestnuts, onion and your choice of protein. It’s all cooked together and seasoned with garlic, ginger, Chinese Five Spice powder and …

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Two Recipes & I Answer The Questions About Why I Chose a New Food Plan.

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Last week I was really wanting some soup so I re -worked my Chicken Vegetable Soup recipe to make it fit into Cycle 1 of the 17 Day Diet. V-8 juice isn’t listed as an item you can have on the food plan but Marinara sauce was included so I made a judgement call and …

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Turkey Burgers with Peanut Sauce & Hiking Tomales Point Trail

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We cook a lot of burgers on the grill. Hubby Tom prefers a ground beef patty and I like a chicken or turkey burger. Katy and David are good with either beef, chicken or turkey. Cooking a large batch of burgers at once makes good use of the grill. We freeze the leftovers to use …

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