Tom Yum Soup with Shrimp (Thai Hot and Sour Soup)

Tom Yum Goong Soup (Thai Hot and Sour Shrimp Soup)… My first taste of hot and sour soup was at a Thai restaurant when I lived in Hawaii. It was late October and I was homesick. I was particularly missing the cold, stormy fall weather that I was used to ushering in soup season (my favorite season!). What I remember most about my first encounter with this delightful soup, was that I hated my first spoonful! I had not had a lot of experience with Thai or Asian cuisine and when I took that first slurp, I was in for

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Spicy Chinese Jalapeño Chicken Stir Fry

This Chinese Jalapeño Chicken Stir Fry dish is one of my favorite dishes by my mom.  Once I have one bite of it, I can’t stop!  Next thing you know, I ate almost all of it and I’m complaining about how full I am but guess what – totally worth it!  Something about the jalapeno and the hot sauce combo just gives it the right amount of delicious kick.

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Deconstructed Paleo Chicken Egg Roll Bowl

Looking for recipes that both you and your family members who aren’t Paleo can enjoy together? This is definitely one of them. My boyfriend doesn’t follow diets of any kind, typically considering himself a meat-and-potatoes kind of man. I offered him a big bowl of this as soon as I took it off the stove and I couldn’t believe how much he liked it!

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Baked Ginger Spiced Chicken Drumsticks

The big question every time I’m making dinner is… do I want to go stove top or oven?  I will say I normally stir fry, as it is easy and fast.  However, some days, I just don’t want to stand at the stove and pay attention to what I’m cooking!  What’s nice about this Baked Ginger Spiced Chicken Drumsticks recipes is that this is one of those recipes you can just pop in the oven, and relax (okay – maybe you do have to go back and turn the drumsticks over at one point, but other than that…)  So if

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Spicy Shrimp Super Salad

This Spicy Shrimp Super Salad recipe evolved in my head slowly, over time. And once it came together I couldn’t wait to share it! It’s inspired by deconstructed shrimp tacos, as you’ll notice by the flavor profile and the slaw-like salad base. But as I researched different ingredients, I realized that I could pack quite a punch in the nutrition category while adding both flavor and texture and make this into a Super Salad! The mircrogreens alone (which are young plants, harvested at 7-14 days) add a ton of vitamins and nutrients with just a little sprinkle.

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