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Ginger Sesame Cucumbers – Chinese New Year begins Today!

It’s the year of the Rat! Welcome the first day of the Chinese New Year with some cool cucumbers. Each day there are activities to celebrate the dawn of a new year. Today fireworks are set off to welcome the … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken and Potato Salad

With all this hot weather, who wants to heat things up in the house! I don’t know about you, but our grill gets a lot of use during the summer months. Not just because it’s hot outside, but also because, … Continue reading

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Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Onions

Yesterday was National Maple Syrup day, a day to celebrate the sweet sap of the maple tree. Do not confuse the real deal with bottled “pancake syrup” that uses artificial everything. Real maple syrup is delicious and rich and full … Continue reading

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Wine Braised Garlic Crostini

These delicious little garlic rounds of goodness are perfect party appetizers or sides for soups or stews. They are super simple to make and wonderful to eat!

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Gingered Broccoli

We eat a lot of broccoli at our house, but you start getting tired of the same ol’ steamed vegetable. My husband made some s-l-o-w roasted, Asian style ribs. I made this bright and flavorful, still slightly crunchy broccoli dish.

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