Category Archives: 30 Minutes or Less

Looking for inspiration for a quick meal?

Pork Stir-Fry with Cashews, Lime, and Mint

It was date night the other night, which is a weekly event for us.  My wonderful husband wanted to cook me something Thai inspired by one of our many new bargain cookbooks from Winners, Thai Cooking School.  I thought I … Continue reading

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Ever Ask Yourself: What to Do With Filo?

Filo pastry is basically wonderful.  It is SO easy to use and almost everything tastes great with it — savory or sweet.  A couple of nights ago, my friend Jenny and I made a quick dessert using fruit, butter, sugar, … Continue reading

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Tandoori Me

Friday night dinner = time to pull something out of the freezer!  Luckily, I have a couple pre-made meals just sitting there for the Friday-night-laziness-factor.  This tandoori chicken recipe serves 4-6, which is perfect because my husband and I can … Continue reading

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30 Minutes or Less to Perfect Broccoli Soup

Mondays are usually potluck day with some friends from church.  Mondays are also crazy stressful as far as life/job stuff goes.  This is why I need some go-to recipes that are both fast and fancy (and, in this case, healthy!)  … Continue reading

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Tofu and Mushroom Potstickers: Recipe and How to Fry Them . . . Properly

Looking for something gourmet to make that not everybody knows how to make from scratch for company, your significant other, or just to brag that you can make it?  How about giving potstickers a try?  They look daunting (at least … Continue reading

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The Art of Crispy Tofu and Vegetables

I actually followed a recipe! (Well, mostly . . .) I am terrible at following recipes, sometimes because I’m too lazy to go to the store and get the correct ingredients, which basically boils down to the fact that I … Continue reading

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