bok choy

Chicken Bok Choy Soup with Scallion Pancakes

July 5, 2014 Chili/Soup/Stew

Soup in July? Sure, and it’s all compliments of Hurricane Arthur, the wettest of wet blankets, who doused 4th of July celebrations up and down the entire East Coast. While I don’t mind missing the fireworks, I am a little put out that this morning’s walk was rained out. I’m not good at long stretches […]

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Express Lane: Shrimp and Bok Choy Stir Fry

October 10, 2012 Main Meals

Picture me, standing alongside the dinner table, proudly holding up in the air my chef’s knife in one hand and favorite nonstick cook pan in the other. I am, of course, backlit for effect, with the view angled so that I appear 8 feet tall.  Do you need a caption? “TRIUMPHANT” That’s how I felt Saturday night after […]

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Food Obsessions! (Asian Noodle Salad)

October 4, 2012 Vegetables

Ya know what I’ve been obsessed with lately? Fast food. Don’t freak out.  Here it is… Doesn’t it just make your mouth water?? I can’t seem to get enough of these Gala apples smothered in natural peanut butter. These apples are so sweet, a perfect partner for the straight-up creamy PB. I’ve sat down to this […]

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Roasted Brussel Sprouts

February 8, 2012 Appetizers & Snacks

Yesterday I experienced the most surreal and exciting moment.  My kids were home from school and starving. I happened to have a pan of roasted Brussel sprouts cooling on top of the stove. With just a little encouragement, Moe, Larry and Curly hustled over to the pan, excited to try something new. The playfully jostled each other while […]

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