Mini Fruit Bowls

I was trying to incorporate my freshly picked mint as a garnish for these mini fruit bowls. Right after work, we went to Stop and Shop and found these Grapery Moon Drops, these grapes with a one of a kind shape that taste so heavenly sweet. Cylindrically-shaped grapes by Jack Pandol, 3rd Generation Ca Grape…

Hot Almond Milk Peanut Buttered Bramblewine Tea

Hey, Julie Rybitskiy, have you noticed the owl mugs you gave to one of  your Fav Nurses like me? Anyway, this is my way of thanking you and also I was about to hang our clothes outside in our pocket garden on this early morning  and didn’t realize how balmy is the sudden 61 degrees…

Unguilty Pleasures: Yaourt Aux Fruits en Coupes A Dessert

I am always fascinated with the French language and sounds sexy to my ears but hard to pronounce anyway, my creation is called Fruit Yoghurt in Dessert Cups. I bought these Botticelli Coupes A Dessert (Dessert Cups), my youngest son already opened the box and tasted it and he said that they are so good. These…

Home-made Red, Orange & Purple Potato Fries

Commercially prepared French Fries are not good for our diet but I will tell you that you can make your own in a fun and healthy way , control the salt and be able to choose a variety, fresh from your nearby organic farm stand or grocery store and I also  need to put to…

Colorful Spring Rolls w/ Shrimp & Peanut/Almond Butter Sauce

  I was so fascinated with these spring rolls that my coworker Zoe was always bringing in, but I unfortunately lost the recipe she gave me. Also, I finally got some rice paper with English instructions on the back, so I finally prepared some rolls for dinner and I have only 4 pieces left to…

Portable Carrot, Egg & Sweet Potato Salad

I am 2 nights off thus I am enjoying my time away from work. We need salad, salad and veggies everywhere so this salad you can carry in any potlucks, picnics or barbecue or any soirée. I used Costco’s multigrain bread, not too deep but enough to make a statement. INGREDIENTS: 1 lb. multigrain bread…

Stir-fried White & Brown Rice With Sprouted Mung Beans

Well!…Well!…Well!… With only 3/4 cups of mung beans, I have an abundance of fresh sprouted beans.  I need to create recipes utilizing these precious sprouted beans that you can see here, still  inside the glass bottle where I sprouted them. Anyway, a lot of people can relate with left-over rice, white and brown. So a…

Portable Sprouted Mung Bean Salad w/ Beets Flavored Dressing

Hey there! If you fail to follow my previous posting of a successful bean sprouting, not to worry, you can buy bean sprouts from the Chinese supermarkets. This is so easy, as you just layer up the ingredients in a huge mason jar. You can experiment too but always put the bean sprouts at the…