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seared duck breast

seared duck breast

sometimes you have to eat fancy. i don’t mean going out to dinner. when duck is on a menu, i’m going to order it. so when i saw it at the grocery store, i thought i’d try my hand at cooking it myself. i’ve “cooked” duck confit… the kind from Costco that you just pop … Continue reading

nice ‘n’ easy pasta

nice ‘n’ easy pasta

this is a random, sir-mix-a-lot meal that i threw together with what i had in the fridge and freezer. the veggies i used can be substituted for whatever you have (asparagus, peas, carrots, etc.). this is simple, (fairly) healthy and pretty damn easy. for seasoning, i use adobo, or season-all. i like adding paprika, too, … Continue reading

spicy soup

spicy soup

my mom is the queen of soups. i stole this recipe from her… a common theme. this one is a bit spicy, but you can ease up on the cayenne if you want to tone it down a bit. it is hearty and filling! the four spices give this soup a great color and the … Continue reading

breakfast for dinner

breakfast for dinner

the egg is one of the most versatile ingredients out there. it’s also one of the cheapest, making it one of the best on a budget. for a quick, simple, cheap dinner, i got reacquainted with the egg. to make it more dinner-friendly, i opted for pan-fried polenta instead of bread. i’ll be the first … Continue reading