Charred Corn Salad with Chili-Lime Shrimp

Charred Corn Salad with Chili-Lime Shrimp

So, I finally caved and bought a cast-iron skillet. I had convinced myself that the hard-anodized aluminum grill pan we splurged on two years ago had all the same capabilities and I didn't need to add yet another piece to my ever-growing collection of cooking tools. However, I am quickly learning the wonders of a [...]

Asian Kale Salad (inspired by Hillstone’s kale and rotisserie chicken salad)

Asian Kale Salad (inspired by Hillstone’s kale and rotisserie chicken salad)

Do you ever try something and instantly get hooked? Like have-to-have-it-every-night-for-a-week hooked? That's how I felt when I tried Hillstone restaurant's kale and rotisserie chicken salad for the first time last week. There is something about the crunchy kale and cabbage tossed in the roasted peanut vinaigrette that makes the salad so magical. The Hillstone [...]

White Corn and Arugula Salad with Avocado Tomatillo Dressing

White Corn and Arugula Salad with Avocado Tomatillo Dressing

I've decided I need to stop baking until quarantine ends - or at least try not to bake three times a week. We've reached a point where our fridge is 50 percent vegetables, 50 percent baked goods. Coupled with the fact that I have a dozen macarons and half a birthday cake in my fridge [...]