Recipes

Double Blueberry Banana Pancakes

“Mmmm, yummy! Can we have it again tomorrow?” This was the resounding comment that I got from our kids for our Double Blueberry Banana Pancakes. Recently I’ve come across a few different versions of pancake with bananas and eggs. The first recipe I tried asked for one egg per banana. That’s simple enough I thought, […]

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Hidden Pollutants Inside Your Home

  “AHHH…For Real…Are you kidding me?” “I’m shock.” “I can not believe this.” “Is this a propaganda?” These and many other terms were going through my mind as I was researching on the toxins and pollutants in a typical home.  Can you believe that?  I would never believe that my home is a toxic place.  […]

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A Healthy Snack with Honey and Almond Butter

After coming home from Sunday School one Sunday, my kids told us that John the Baptist ate grasshoppers dipped in raw honey. I then asked them if they would try it if I served up some grasshoppers. I got three different responses. Mei Mei said, “For real?” Buddy answered, “I would try it.” And Chico, […]

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Chinese Pork and Chive Dumpling Recipe

  I love Chinese dumplings. In fact, one of the things that I look forward to whenever I visit San Francisco is devouring some of the yummiest Chinese dumplings. To help us celebrate Chinese New Year, I decided to give it a shot at making my own dumplings. This is called  jiaozi in Chinese. This is a real easy recipe […]

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Turkey Cabbage Wrap With Quinoa

I have to admit, a lot of Chinese dishes that are in the restaurants now-a-days are not very healthy.  They are either deep fried or smothered with sauces and most of the time with added MSG.  So, I decided to do my own. I’ve changed and tweaked this recipe from what was originally a Chinese dumpling […]

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