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Whole 30 Breakfast Burrito

Whole 30 Breakfast Burrito

Eggs are my go-to for a simple, nutritious and protein-packed breakfast. It’s important to fuel your body with a healthy protein first thing in the morning. Not only does protein wake your body up, but it is an excellent source of energy that takes longer to digest and therefore will …

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Make better homemade pasta with our tips

Make better homemade pasta with our tips

The thought of fresh, homemade pasta has always sounded like a wonderful idea but really filled me with trepidation. To start, finding consensus on a pasta dough recipe is impossible. Some have olive oil, some, salt and yet others have both or neither. Even their egg usage varies. There are …

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STICKY RICE BALLS WITH PEANUTS

STICKY RICE BALLS WITH PEANUTS

Sticky rice balls with peanuts are easy and fun to make and the perfect snack or dessert! Sweet, chewy, and generously coated with ground peanuts and toasted sesame seeds, they’re seriously addicting! Every time I shop for ingredients at the Asian supermarket in our area, I always pick up a …

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CORNED BEEF SINIGANG

CORNED BEEF SINIGANG

Corned Beef Sinigang is a delicious twist on the classic Filipino sinigang! With savory chunks of corned beef and a tangy tamarind broth, this sour soup is hearty, tasty, and perfect with steamed rice. Spam luncheon meat and corned beef are two pantry items I always keep a steady supply …

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BAKED SALMON WITH SWEET CHILI

BAKED SALMON WITH SWEET CHILI

Baked Salmon with Sweet Chili-Mayo Topping is moist and tasty with a creamy and cheesy crust. Easy to make with a short list of ingredients and in under 30 minutes, it’s perfect for weeknight dinners yet fancy enough for special parties. Remember that sweet chili and mayo topping I waxed …

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SUMAN SA IBOS RECIPE

SUMAN SA IBOS RECIPE

Suman sa ibos is a simple kakanin recipe. This is pretty much the same as suman sa lihiya except that the later uses lye water and is wrapped in banana leaves. This recipe requires glutinous rice and coconut milk and the wrap is made from buri or palm leaves. The …

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SPICY SOUTHWEST PUMPKIN SOUP

SPICY SOUTHWEST PUMPKIN SOUP

This Spicy Pumpkin Soup recipe is satisfying and healthy, bold and rich with southwest flavor. Made silky smooth without cream, my vegan and gluten free pumpkin soup is a comfort to the soul. Making Our Way Through Life Life has many high points, but here and there we stumble into …

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LEMONGRASS ROASTED CHICKEN

lemon grass chicken

Can you believe it’s already October? The holidays are just around the corner and you know what that means. Parties, parties, parties! We love being surrounded by family and friends and cooking up a feast we can all gather around for but as we all know, the prep and chaos …

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SINIGANG NA HIPON SA CALAMANSI

SINIGANG NA HIPON SA CALAMANSI

Sinigang na Hipon sa Calamansi is the ultimate cold-weather comfort food! With plump shrimp, tender-crisp vegetables, and a refreshing calamansi flavor, this Filipino sour soup is perfect with steamed rice. We moved from Southern California to Texas in December last year, and although we love the culture, the food scene, …

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ARROZ CALDONG PAA NG MANOK

ARROZ CALDONG PAA NG MANOK

Arroz Caldong Paa ng Manok made of sticky rice and chicken feet makes a great midday snack or dinner meal. Topped with green onions and fried garlic bits, this Filipino-style con gee is hearty, tasty and the ultimate cold-weather comfort food. Do you watch Walking Dead? The story lines, in …

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