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Garlic Shrimp Cauliflower Gnocchi

I first tried gnocchi when I was making it for some patients I worked with in 2017. At first, I was really confused as to what they were because it looked like little soft dumplings. It’s classified under a pasta but doesn’t taste like the typical spaghetti or rotini texture. It’s made with semolina, wheat… Continue reading Garlic Shrimp Cauliflower Gnocchi

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Baked Marinara Eggplant Boats

Eggplants comes in different shapes and sizes. There’s global and Japanese eggplants. Japanese eggplants have a thinner skin and are less bitter. I used a Japanese eggplant for this recipe because they also have less seeds and a more subtle taste to me. I’ve tried roasting eggplant but it’s challenging to get it perfectly right.… Continue reading Baked Marinara Eggplant Boats


Chewy Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

I don’t make cookies often because I’m more of a bread person. These cookies definitely made me want to make more now! I’m thinking about white chocolate macadamia, a fruity cookie, more chocolate flavors, etc. I spent this morning in my kitchen making breakfast, these cookies & then sitting down to read a book over… Continue reading Chewy Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Gluten-Free Turmeric Turkey Veggie Meatballs

I love meatballs! It’s hard to find a meatball recipe without breadcrumbs. First of all, those two ingredients are used as a binder so the meatball doesn’t fall apart and can actually form a ball. I finally perfected this recipe and the main binder here is an egg and some nut cheese! I’ve been making… Continue reading Gluten-Free Turmeric Turkey Veggie Meatballs

Breakfast Foods · Energy Balls/Bites/Bars · Snacks

Chocolate Cashew Butter Cereal Bars

Did you ever have those packaged cereal bars as a kid? I still remember my favorite ones were the honey nut cheerios and cinnamon toast crunch bars! But the golden grahams, that was my GO TO!! I remember buying a large boxes from Costco and having them as breakfasts/snacks when I was a kid. Well,… Continue reading Chocolate Cashew Butter Cereal Bars