Author Archives: hmmfood

About hmmfood

I am an aspiring nurse who funds my love for food by working a serving job. I love eating, trying new recipes, and watching other enjoy my creations!

Boob Cupcakes

I just finished my Obstetrics & Women’s Health Rotation and I loved it!!! I think I may have found my nursing niche. My teaching project topic was “Preventative Care for Women.” I put a special emphasis on breast cancer because … Continue reading

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Chicken & Shrimp Gumbo

Even though the weather is heating up, I love a nice soup now and then. I saw that shrimp was on sale at the market and decided it was the perfect time to try making gumbo.   Ingredients 2 Tbsp … Continue reading

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Tropical Orange Green Smoothie

I haven’t posted a green smoothie in quite some time…but I am drinking them again because my dad saw something on TV about how they can help you lose weight. So he asked me to make them for him everyday! … Continue reading

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Can We Eat to Starve Cancer?

I stumbled upon this TED TALK and thought it was very intriguing! As a nursing student, I constantly see a variety of chronic diseases that are preventable. It really irritates me to see half of the patients on a hospital … Continue reading

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Lentil & Walnut Loaf

I like to browse other health food blogs and one that I go to often is “Oh She Glows.”  I was intrigued by her recipe for faux-meatloaf and decided to give it a try. You can view the original recipe … Continue reading

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Babaganoush

I’m sad to say that summer has come to a close. I decided to try something new with the last of our homegrown eggplants. I LOVE middle eastern cuisine but there aren’t any middle eastern restaurants in our neighborhood. Therefore, … Continue reading

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Rosemary Chicken Paillard Sandwich

I was inspired to make a Rosemary Chicken Paillard Sandwich because I often order it at Fenix 5-4. It’s super simple but so tasty!! Ingredients Chicken breast or thighs Fresh Rosemary Salt & pepper Sourdough bread (or any bread of … Continue reading

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Homemade Flavored Water

Soda is bad for you, period.  Lots of sugar (mostly in the form of high fructose corn syrup), coloring and artificial flavorings.  America has finally caught on! But if you don’t drink soda, what are you left with? Juice- this … Continue reading

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Is it a dog…or is it bread?

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New Product- Ben & Jerry’s Greek Frozen Yogurt

First it was the rise of froyo. Now people are crazy for greek yogurt! Ben & Jerry caught on and are now making a product to satisfy both cravings. I saw a billboard on the freeway and decided I had … Continue reading

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