Spicy Asian Plum Sauce

Sweet and spicy, Asian plum sauce is terrific with pot stickers, egg rolls or even as a glaze for roasted chicken!

Visions of Asian Plum Sauce and pot stickers have been dancing though my head the past week. Why? Because it’s everything you could possibly ask for in one bite. A sweet, spicy sauce that works well with so many things. I enjoy it along side some chicken and mushroom pot stickers, but I beg youRead more

Homemade Chinese Dumplings

The best ever homemade Chinese dumplings are easier to make than you might expect. Great recipe to double and freeze so you always have them on hand!

If I could only eat a few things for the rest of my life, homemade Chinese dumplings would be at the top of that list, but that wasn’t always the case.  I had the fortune to spend some time with an amazing Chinese woman. Our husbands work together and I happen to meet her whenRead more

Crock-pot Short Rib Burrito Bowls

Smokey, spicy and delicious, these melt in your mouth short ribs are perfect to come home to after a long day at work.

I love my crock-pot. It has made some of the most delicious meals and is perfect for so many things. I’ve used it to keep chocolate warm while making candies, made an incredible queso and cooked countless meals for nights I’ve worked, or days where I knew I wouldn’t be home to make something hotRead more

Thai Curry Soup

Thai Curry Soup: A spicy, aromatic, warming, delicious soup that heals what ails you. Full of chilies, garlic and ginger, it gives the 'Man Flu' a one, two punch!

Spicy. Aromatic. Warming. Delicious. This version of Thai Curry Soup will heal what ails you.  It’s spring time in the North East. Finally. Winter has appeared to let go, at least this week, however we have entered the rainy season. Everything is damp. There is still a chill in the air and then it happens….Read more