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Crab Sushi Salad

Crab Sushi Salad

I made this when our friends came over for dinner and served it with Quinoa Burgers and Zucchini and Prosciutto Skewers.  We love sushi, so I knew this would be a hit.  The original recipe calls for short grain brown rice, but since we were […]

Gluten-free Bibimbap

Gluten-free Bibimbap

While it sounds like a song by the Hanson Brothers, it’s actually a crazy delicious Korean dish that I had while visiting friends in Atlanta. Since it’s something that I’ve only had the “real way” once, I can’t tell how spot-on this recipe is, but […]

Spicy Bean Enchilada Casserole and Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Spicy Bean Enchilada Casserole and Homemade Enchilada Sauce

I like to make meatless meals every now and then, especially if it’s good enough that Lo can’t tell it’s meatless (trickery, I know).  I cooked up a big bag of pinto beans and froze half of them.  The rest I used to make Spicy […]

Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps

Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps

I threw this dinner together one night with leftovers and it was so good.  The last time I made a pork loin, I cooked it in the crockpot and then shredded it and froze most of it.  A few weeks ago I pulled some out […]