Thai Shrimp Street Noodles

Thai Shrimp Street Noodles

I’ll know this isn’t a trendy thing to say, but I just don’t like kimchi. I don’t like pickled things very much and though I normally love spicy, I just can’t get on board with pickled and spicy. Now, this brings me to this stir fry: Thai Shrimp Street Noodles. One big change I made to…

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Asparagus, Pear, and Bacon Flatbread

Asparagus, Pear, and Bacon Flatbread

Don’t you love it when you unexpectedly find a treasure of a store not far from your home? We recently found one. It’s called the Videodrome  and is one of the last non-sketchy movie rental stores out there, carrying a great selection of foreign, indie, and classic films. There are a ton of movies that Drew…

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African Peanut Stew

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I am so excited for an unanticipated vacation that is coming up in a few weeks – Drew’s company is paying for him to go to a conference in Vancouver for a few days. I’ll be tagging along to explore solo while he’s at the conference, since we only have to pay for my plane ticket…

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Black Bean, Spinach, and Corn Enchiladas

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These Black Bean, Spinach, and Corn Enchiladas are one of my favorite things. They are so simple (perfect for a busy weeknight) and incredibly delicious. Once when I was in college, I made these for a group of friends. When one of my more carnivorous friends heard that I was making vegetarian enchiladas, he hesitated and said “I’ll…

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Balsamic Kale and Quinoa Salad

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Yesterday was an exciting day. I received a new lens (Canon EF 50mm f/1.8, also known as the “plastic fantastic” for its inexpensive build but great image quality) and the ATK Vegetarian cookbook. I’ve been tinkering around with my new lens and am super excited for all its potential, though there definitely is a bit…

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Nasi Goreng – Indonesian Fried Rice

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Hey friends! This past week was a pretty busy one. Drew and I drove 8 hours to visit his close friend in North Carolina. We went kayaking and it was the most challenging thing I have ever done. 6 miles in rain and wind, much of it against a strong current coupled with beautiful views…

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