Yumm-y Sauce Recipe

Yumm-y Sauce Recipe

Those of you from the Pacific Northwest may be familiar with this particular sauce from Eugene, Oregon’s Café Yumm. A delightful umami and bean flavored sauce it goes great on… Continue


Carrot and Fresh Fennel Coleslaw Recipe

I’ve just given up and started calling my bottom crisper the ‘carrot drawer’. Once again I have neglected to sub-out carrots and am left with one pound of orange beauties… Continue

Mint Green Smoothie

Top 5 Spring Ingredients

Spring is a natural time to clear away toxins so the body can reboot after a long winter. Chinese medicine view spring as a time for renewal. Spring is the… Continue

Bok Choy

Sesame Ginger Bok Choy Recipe

Bok choy’s clean and delicate bitterness balances deliciously with the classic Mandarin flavorings of scallion, ginger and garlic and with the Sichuan trio of garlic, ginger and chili peppers. This… Continue


Olive-Oil Braised Spring Vegetables Recipe

I recently had the pleasure of discovering 101 Cookbooks, a blog by Heidi Swanson where she explores her extensive cookbook collection one recipe at a time, and was pleasantly surprised to… Continue

Spring Salad with Watermelon Radish

How to Make a Perfect Spring Salad

With winter’s chill in the rearview mirror and spring flowers in bloom, it’s a perfect time to lighten up the dinner routine with a simple spring salad. And when I… Continue

Sesame Date Balls Recipe

3 Delicious Gifts for Mother’s Day

Mom will love these delicious homemade gifts. You’ll love how easy they are to make. Mom will love that she can have a special treat, minus the guilt because all… Continue

Tofu Enchilada Recipe

Tofu Enchiladas for Cinco de Mayo

Tofu is the soft white curds of coagulated soy milk pressed into blocks.  Of Chinese origin it has been a staple food in the Asian diet for over 2000 years.… Continue

Beet Carrot Cabbage Slaw recipe

Beet, Carrot and Cabbage Salad Recipe

This recipe is great for baby beets and rainbow carrots. You can either slice everything in halves, rounds or julienne in strips to make more of a slaw. Since their… Continue

Pico de Gallo Salsa

5 Delicious Cinco de Mayo Salsa Recipes

Although Cinco de Mayo is celebrated more in the United States than it is in Mexico, it’s still a great excuse to eat some delicious food and have a couple… Continue