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I’ve always loved steamed egg dishes. Growing up, my grandma was the master of cooking this ground pork, duck egg, steamed egg dish, that was a favourite for everyone. There’s something about the silky smooth savoury custard like dish that makes my tummy smile. 

The Japanese have their own version of the steamed egg dish and it’s called chawanmushi. It’s full of delicious ingredients like shrimp and fish cakes and veggies and more! Whatever the combination, the result is always a delectable surprise in your mouth. For my version of chawanmushi I literally raided my fridge for whatever random ingredients … Read more

posted by on August 20, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Chickpea Falafels


 Long time no see! I’ve missed you all! I’ve been on hiatus for the last month or so, traversing through Italy, Vienna and Budapest, heading to church retreat to witness my boyfriend being baptized and jetting off again to attend the Calgary Stampede for the first time. My life has been a real whirlwind as of late but I must say, God is good. I’m rejuvenated, a little sad to be back home, but feel so blessed to have been given the opportunity to see, taste and experience the world. 

Lucky for you, I’ve come back completely and utterly inspired … Read more

posted by on July 18, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Miso Cabbage Slaw


 I love slaws. They make me very gassy at times, but I love the crunch and I love the tang. I also love fusion dishes that infuse the flavors of different cultures into  a traditional recipe. For instance, a miso-infused cabbage slaw. 

It’s nutritious, delicious and oh-so-very tasty. 

P.S. the manly hands in this post are the hands of my very talented assistant Eric (also known as, the boyfriend). This post is his claim to fame as he has been waiting for his chance to be featured in the blog. He wanted Greek god poses of himself, but fortunately for … Read more

posted by on April 16, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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Orecchiette with Brussel Sprouts

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I’m a lucky girl. God has been good to me and has blessed me with so much in my life. I have a great job, fantastic friends, a beautiful family and I’ve been blessed with a life full of opportunities. One opportunity that I’m particularly excited about is the opportunity to fly to Europe to travel through Italy, Vienna and Budapest this June with a group of amazing friends. The culture, the lifestyle, the architecture, the food… I’m so excited to experience it all.


One of my favorite books of all time is “Eat Pray Love” by Elizabeth … Read more

posted by on March 25, 2013 in Easy Recipes
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