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Tilapia With Caper and Parsley

My husband, Henry, wanted to buy some tilapia filet on the fly while we were shopping at Costco. I don’t often cook tilapia but when I do, I buy them whole at the Vietnamese market and steam them. I wanted to try something new this time. I browse the internet for some recipes and came upon this one on Real…

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Best Salad Ever

Have you ever ate something that was so good you dream about it?  This Thai steak salad at Houston’s is by far my favorite salad of all time.  There’s mango, cherry tomatoes, avocados, noodles, steak, basil, peanuts, carrots and a sweet salad dressing sauce. Somehow they all blend together nicely.

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Brownie Cookies

I love brownies and I love cookies.  Why not combine them both? There are many recipes out there and you just have to try a few to see which one is good or try to make your own recipe. I usually like to try a few recipes before coming up with my own combination of ingredients.  This one my co-workers…

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Mini Pancakes

Happy Fourth of July! It’s that time of the year where you celebrate that you’re proud to be an American. I’m wasn’t born in America, but I was naturalize when I was in college. My parents came to America with nothing on their backs and raised five kids. They wanted us to have the opportunities that they didn’t have and…

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Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who doesn’t like Chocolate Chip Cookies? I always enjoyed eating them and so does Henry. He especially likes them right out of the oven or else he would microwave them to soften it up and melt the chocolate. It’s great to have them with a glass of milk or a scoop of ice cream. Your choice. Let me know how…

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Lemon Cookies

Trying out a new recipe is always fun especially when everyone that tries it can’t have just one. This is my second time making lemon cookies and I decided to try a new recipe on Allrecipes.com. It’s one of the sites I visit often when I want to try new recipes. I made some changes to the recipe but I’m…

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Money Lei

I can’t believe my niece is graduating from junior high already and is on her way to high school. I can still remember my junior high days. Another one of my niece also finished elementary school and will be entering junior high next year. It’s scary to think how quickly time flies sometimes. To congratulate them, I made them each a…

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Britt’s BBQ

Some days you want something healthy and some days you want something meaty. Today was the day that we wanted some BBQ. We were running some errands and saw a BBQ joint. We had a dog with us that we were babysitting so we had to make sure it accommodates dogs. Maybe we should try this place, but wait. Let’s…

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Baby Girl Onesie Card

A long time friend from high school had her first child from college. It was also the first grandkid in her family. Must be exciting for everyone. I decided to make her a card instead of buying her one. I have so many cards at home waiting to be used for when I don’t have a chance to go buy…

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