Vegetarian Pho

This recipe helped me get an A on my Asian Cuisine Final last semester.


Mary’s Turkey Chili

We had some of our family in town for the past few weeks.

They flew in from New York, Berkley, and even a car full that made it all the way from Boston.


Crispy Chickpea Salad with Fresh Herbs

I always have two kinds of fresh herbs in my fridge. (more…)

Smoky Potato, Onion and Pepper Skillet with Chicken Sausage

With Christmas around the corner, I am in full gift-buying, chocolate-melting, house-decorating mode.

But I’m mostly just dreaming about what I am going to cook on Christmas day…


Holiday Chocolate Bark

I try to make the holiday season as enjoyable and stress-free as possible.

This holiday bark helps in a few ways…


Endive Boats with Bacon, Walnuts, Cranberries & Gorgonzola

This is a perfect Thanksgiving appetizer.


Sweet & Spicy Sesame Carrots

No more boring Thanksgiving dishes, please.


Brussel Sprout Salad with Apples, Golden Raisins, Walnuts & Parmesan

This is my Southern California spin on Brussel Sprouts.