Category Archives: healthy

Ceasar Salad

Ceasar Salad is a staple in my house, especially since it is the only vegetables my brother will eat besides the occasional kale chip. My whole family enjoys this salad and we never seem to make enough. We usually use … Continue reading

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Sushi is fantastic for parties and for an every day meal. Rolling it is somewhat time consuming but each roll can serve a few people. Also, you can have half of your sushi in rolls and the other half in … Continue reading

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Beets and Potatoes with Herbs

1 bunch of beets- about 4 cups 3 to 4-fingerling potatoes- about 2 ½ cups 3 cloves of diced garlic 6 twigs of thyme 3 twigs of rosemary ¼ cup of olive oil 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 3 teaspoons … Continue reading

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Delicious Mung Beans Stew!

Mung beans are delicious beans that people forget about. They are not often served in restaurants but they make a great family meal. My mom and Jeffry came back from lunch at Akasha restaurant in Culver City, where they had … Continue reading

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Delicious Chickpeas and Feta

When I was home alone last month, I created this dish. It is now a family favorite and we make it for all occasions.  It is quick to make and serves a lot of people. 1 red onion 2 cloves … Continue reading

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Fall Salad with Simple Vinaigrette (Back to the Basics)

  Summer is over but some of summer’s greatest produce is still in season. Today we are going back to the basics with a great salad and a simple dressing. You can multiply the dressing by 5 and use it … Continue reading

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English Pea and Mushroom Risotto

Serves 6-8 Too often people are scared of food because it is complex to make. Today, I am going to share a simple risotto that does not require constant attention. Risotto is delicious because it is usually full of butter … Continue reading

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