Author Archives: Ari

Balls of Energy

It is requiring every fiber of my being not to make some middle school-aged joke comparing the size and nuttiness of this treat to it’s anatomical counterpart. Instead, I’ll attempt to act my own age and point out that I am … Continue reading

Posted in Breakfast, Cookies, Dessert, Snacks, Vegetarian | 1 Comment

Pressure Cooker Pho – all the flavor, (next to) none of the time commitment

That’s me sending up smoke signals. I’m still here. I promise. Just been a little busy… There are said to be 4 stages of competency: 1. Unconscious incompetence – you don’t know that you don’t know 2. Conscious incompetence – you … Continue reading

Posted in Non-Vegetarian, Soup | 2 Comments

Shrimp and Snow Pea Pasta with Cilantro Lime Sauce

This recipe needs no introduction. It is a family favorite that’s made for any and all get-togethers. It’s also one that can guarantee a visit from my sister if she catches wind of dinner plans featuring this delectable entrée. Ingredients … Continue reading

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Grilled Peaches

It’s easy to fall into the “woe is me” mindset when you spend the vast majority of your waking (and sometimes sleeping) hours in the hospital, and as the daylight hours become shorter, I have no doubt I’ll find myself … Continue reading

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