Paleo, Primal, and Gluten-Free Recipes

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Sesame Apple Kale Salad

Sesame Apple Kale Salad

  I haven’t posted a recipe in months! I have been so busy teaching and working on exams that my cooking has become rudimentary. I’ve just been cooking simple things so that I can get by. I’ve also been cooking my tried and true recipes […]

World Market Haul

World Market Haul

  I’m so thankful to have made it to the weekend! I needed a break really badly. I could feel myself sort of burning out towards the end of the week. Plus, I really needed to take the time to pay attention to my apartment, […]

Chicken, Carrot, and Kale Stir-fry with Sweet Chili-Garlic Sauce

Chicken, Carrot, and Kale Stir-fry with Sweet Chili-Garlic Sauce

I don’t know if it’s the cold weather or ease of readiness, but lately I have been eating soup at least once a day (either lunch of dinner). Don’t get me wrong, I love soup. However, on a recent shopping trip to get a microwave […]

Sesame-Crusted Ponzu-Lime Tuna

Sesame-Crusted Ponzu-Lime Tuna

As a member of foodbuzz.com Tastemaker program, I receive samples of new products hitting the market. One that I have received quite a while ago but took a while to find inspiration for its use was a ponzu dressing accented with the flavor of lime […]

Balsamic Chicken Drumettes

Balsamic Chicken Drumettes

A couple of weekends ago, the biology grad department invited a distinguished alumna to have a meet and greet with us and talk to us about life after grad school. Of course, that included several social events, one of which was a potluck. For my […]

Broiled Scallops with Honey-Lime Marinade and Sauteed Sesame Spinach

Broiled Scallops with Honey-Lime Marinade and Sauteed Sesame Spinach

A few weeks ago, I found frozen scallops at the grocery store. They were reasonably priced and I thought they would be a nice change up from my usual proteins. The main reason I bought them was because I had a recipe from the National […]

Three Seed Bread

Three Seed Bread

Last night I made bread for the week. I’m beginning to think making bread should become a weekly ritual because it tastes so much better than the processed stuff I used to get. I especially like the fact that it’s not full of preservatives and […]

Quick Hummus

Quick Hummus

As I was sorting through the few foods that I managed to keep in my possession during my recent move, I noticed a can of tahini (sesame butter) that was in desperate need of use. Whenever I think tahini, I automatically think hummus. Now that […]