learning to cook
Apple Cake "Sharlotka" and Happy Blogoversary Vikalinka!
Sharlotka - Russian Apple Cake - baked this last night. So easy to make and delicious! No butter or oil in the recipe. The Granny Smith apples maintain their shape, even after baking.
Cucumber and Tomato Salad Recipe
This was my first time using coconut oil instead of butter/shortening while baking. I made muffins instead of a loaf and they were delicious. You would never guess they were healthier than regular banana bread.
Honey Whole Wheat Banana Bread - Cookie and Kate
zucchini pasta w/ mint-pea pesto
Kimchi Fried Rice recipe on Food52.com
Craig Claiborne's Pasta con Asparagi recipe on Food52.com
Spaghetti with Bay Scallops, Leeks, and Tarragon Recipe -- Ready in under 30 minutes!!
Spaghetti with Bay Scallops, Leeks, and Tarragon
With vegetables, chickpeas, chicken and whole wheat couscous, this stew makes a complete one-dish meal.
Mediterranean Chicken Stew
Roasted Buddha Bowl — Oh She Glows
Go green with these Green Tea Brownies.
Put these Fudgy Salted Caramel Pretzel Brownies on your to-bake list STAT.
Onigiri 101: How to Make Japanese Rice Balls
Thai Pomelo Salad (Yam Som-O)
Beef, broccoli, noodle stir fry - I added ginger/red pepper flakes, and used frozen broccoli and edamame since that's what I had on hand