Recipes

Recipe: the healthiest chocolate pudding you’ll ever eat

There used to be a time when snack packs and dunkaroos and fruit-by-the-foot constituted the coolest snacks among my peers. Somewhere along the way, however, these snacks became demonized and replaced by things like cliff bars and chia seeds and actual real fruit.

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Pad gra prao (Thai basil beef)

I’m not a fan of breakfast food. I was never into the whole ‘cereal and milk’, ‘toast and peanut butter’, ‘english muffin’, sort of thing.  Often times I would just skip breakfast entirely – which is problematic seeing as numerous studies keep pointing to the importance of starting your day with a healthy breakfast.

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Chewy, crispy chocolate chip cookies

Oh the classic chocolate chip cookie. What is it about this basic treat that brings so many good feelings to the heart? You must know what I am talking about. It’s that magical feeling that happens in our minds when we take a bite into that gooey,

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Spicy Salmon Patties

Last month I spent a week living with my grandma. I got to watch her as she made fresh paratas using three kinds of flour; rolled out dough for homemade pizza; boiled milk for fresh yogurt; and clarified butter for our morning oatmeal.