Category Archives: soup

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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My Raw Vegan Experience

My sister, a dedicated vegetarian, took me to eat my first full raw vegan meal at 118 degrees in Costa Mesa, CA.  On Sundays they have a 4 course meal option.  My sister got the meal so that we could … Continue reading

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Kimchi Jigae 김치 찌개

Kimchi Jigae is a korean stew made from kimchi, scallions, onions, tofu, pork or seafood, and red pepper paste.   This mixture creates a deep red color and a rich, savory flavor.  It is semi-healthy (I say semi only because it … Continue reading

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Fenix 5-4

About a year ago, a friend and I discovered a new eatery in Uptown Whittier, Fenix 5-4. We came upon it by googling “healthy restaurants” in our area. Ever since, I have gone there when I want a good, healthful … Continue reading

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Ports O’Call- San Pedro

My bf and I had both been craving seafood so we decided to go to Ports O’Call in San Pedro to fulfill our craving.  What I like about Ports O’Call is that there are tons of little “restaurants” to choose … Continue reading

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