Another Kind of Roasted Chicken Sandwich (Avocado and Roasted Chicken Sandwich with Wasabi Mayonnaise)

When my husband and I were living in Japan we were invited to a wedding.  The bride was a friend and colleague of mine that I had met through the dance company we both instructed for.  She was Japanese and had met her husband at Yokota Air Force Base.  If I could describe her passion…

A Happy Medium of East Meets West (Slow Cooked Chicken and Parmesan/Leek/Shallot Dumplings Soup (Gluten-Free)

Before we were married, Jeff and I visited his Aunt’s and Uncle’s house around Christmas time.  Her house was quite whimsical during the Holiday season with 3 fully-decorated Christmas trees, lots of food, and sweet treats. He told me about how his Aunt loved to cook and bake. She especially loved making him candied apples…

I’m a Smart a Girl, but Let Me Tell You About the First Time I Started Baking (Brown Butter and Coconut Milk Honey Biscuits) [Gluten-Free]

The first time I started baking was shortly after I moved in with my first roommate who happened to be my boyfriend who is now my husband.  So, this was around 2006.  We were living in a fairly nice apartment that was right next to a railroad in Tempe, Arizona.  It was exciting to move…

Eat This When You Need Something Easy on Your Stomach After Partying Too Hard or When You Are Sleep Deprived Because You’re Raising a Baby/Toddler. (Japanese Noodles with Bean Sprouts, Spring Onions, and Mushrooms in a Light Sesame Chicken Broth [Vegetarian Recipe])

The other night my husband, Jeff, and I caught ourselves living it up like we were in our late 20’s again.  Our son, who is now 2 years old, went to bed relatively early because he is starting to not take naps during the day.  At 9 PM, Jeff and I looked at each other…