Korean Pear & Lentil Wrap

Korean Pear Lentil Wrap

Hooray – Korean Pears are here! I look forward to Korean Pear season every year. Yes, it’s possible to find different Asian pears (aka apple pears) at other times of the year. They are good, but can’t compare to these…

Roasted Pink Pumpkin Seeds

roasted pink pumpkin seeds

Tis the season for winter squash – Kabocha, Acorn, Delicata, Butternut and more! I love winter squash. They look pretty, taste great and are full of nutrition. Sometimes I shop with a particular variety in mind. Other times I just…

Sriracha Salt

Sriracha Salt

The most commonly used condiment in my house is Sriracha, also known as Rooster Sauce. If you’ve already tried Sriracha, you understand how addicting this wonderful Chili Sauce can be. It is hot, but it’s also full of flavor. I…

PeeWee Potatoes and French Beans

PeeWee Potatoes and French Beans

PeeWee Potatoes and French Beans Ingredients: 1/4 cup Olive Oil 3 Cloves Garlic, sliced 12 oz. Melissa’s PeeWee Potato Medley, halved 6 oz. Melissa’s Premium French Beans, halved Cilantro, chopped 1/2 Lime Salt to Taste Instructions: Heat olive oil in heavy…

Wavy Roasted Sweet Potatoes

sweet potatoes

I love sweet potatoes and prepare them in some form or another just about every week. Roasting them is one of my favorite ways, since it’s so simple and really brings out the natural flavors. I don’t care for sweetened…

The Phoenix Club Brunch – Anaheim, CA

Assorted Cakes

The Phoenix Club Sunday Buffet 1340 S. Sanderson Avenue Anaheim, California 92806 Ph: (714) 563-4166 info@thephoenixclub.com I’ve lived in Orange County for a couple of decades and this was my first time to go to The Phoenix Club. Now that…

Purple Mashed Potatoes ~ Yes, Please!

purple mashed potatoes

Aren’t these mashed potatoes fun?!?! They aren’t dyed. I didn’t do anything strange to them. All I did was peel, slice, boil and mash. The only ingredients other than the potatoes are butter, milk and salt – perfectly normal. The…