Instant Pot: Carne Guisada

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Carne Guisada = Mexican Beef Stew Most of us have heard of carne asada (translation: grilled meat), but how many have heard of carne guisada? If you haven’t tried the latter, you’ve been missing out. Carne guisada is an absolutely delicious traditional Mexican beef stew. Guisada just means “stewed meat in gravy” and that’s exactly… [read more]

Cinnamon Raisin N’Oatmeal (No Oats!)

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“What do you eat for breakfast?” It’s one of the most frequently asked questions that I get from readers. My answer: leftovers. Or, leftovers mixed with scrambled eggs. I usually don’t eat a fancy breakfast, at least not on weekday mornings. Crispy waffles, frittatas, prosciutto egg cups and oat-free oatmeal are usually reserved for special… [read more]

Thai Beef and Broccoli Soup

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When it’s cold outside, I’ll make one of the following for dinner: casserole, soup or a one-pot meal. It’s how I cope with the cold. When I get home from work (after walking what seems like a mile in the bitter cold just to get to my car), I immediately take a hot shower, put… [read more]

Red Velvet Waffles

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I have been on a waffle making frenzy. Ever since my mom(in-law) let me borrow her waffle-maker, I have been experimenting with all types of waffle recipes. My last blog post was for 3-ingredient crispy waffles. With Valentine’s day coming up, I thought I’d try making something festive: Red Velvet Waffles! These were so, so… [read more]

3 Ingredient Crispy Waffles

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I finally understand why people are so crazy about waffles. Excuse me… I mean, WAFFLES! Wow. They’re incredible. Yes, I realize that I’m bragging about my own waffles BUT the fact is, until recently… I had never made waffles. I can’t believe how much I have been missing out. They’re ridiculously easy to make and… [read more]

Blender Hollandaise Sauce

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I want to rename this recipe magic sauce, because it can transform the simplest dish into something absolutely magical. Hollandaise sauce is a smooth, golden, buttery sauce that takes minutes to make when using a blender. Once you see how easy this is to make, you’ll be drizzling this creamy sauce on top of everything.… [read more]