Red Bean Dessert (Tong Shui)

I got this great kitchen aid multi-cooker with my air miles points that is a slow-cooker, makes yogourt, cooks soup, simmers, etc. Anyways, enough about my kitchen gadgets. The reason I bring it up is because it’s great to cook this red bean dessert. If I’m home during the day I can just turn on…

Thai Green Curry

I admit that I have tried cooking green curry from canned paste a few times, and for some reason it never tastes very good… maybe I didn’t get the proportions right. But I recently went to a vegetarian restaurant and the green curry was so good, it renewed my love of green curry. I found…

Vegetarian Wonton

This post is up by request… I wanted to make wontons for Christmas, but had to make them vegetarian because not everyone ate meat. So I asked a friend for the recipe for her vegetarian wontons. It tasted so good I didn’t make enough! Below is my adaption of the recipe I received. The recipe…

Chex Mix

A friend brought this over to my house and I couldn’t stop eating it. They were so addictive I brought the leftovers to work the next day ate the entire bag. 3 1/2 cups Honey Nut Chex™ cereal 3 1/2 cups Rice Chex™ cereal 1 cup pretzels 3 cups plain popcorn, popped 1 Earth Balance…

Pumpkin Soup

What to do with fresh pumpkin? Usually I use pumpkin that is in a can! I wanted to make butternut squash soup but I only had pumpkin and had to figure out what the do with all the fresh pumpkin I had in my pantry. So butternut squash with pumpkin is the result. olive oil…