Banh Mi on a Bun Hot Dog Topper

Banh Mi on a Bun Hot Dog Topper

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When we grilled a whole chicken a few days ago, I asked Dino to throw on a pack of hot dogs at the end to save for dinner the following evening. I wanted to try out one of the ideas from an awesome column on fun, healthy hot dog toppers that add less than 100 calories from the newest issue of Cooking Light. Continue Reading →

Vietnamese Pho: Beef Noodle Soup

Vietnamese Pho: Beef Noodle Soup

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I was planning to make something for Chinese New Year today, but when my husband asked if I’d be willing to make Vietnamese Pho: Beef Noodle Soup again, I couldn’t think about anything else. This stuff is soooo good, and it’s totally worth the hours it takes to cook it. … Continue Reading →

Herbed Beef and Rice-Noodle

Herbed Beef and Rice-Noodle Salad

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This recipe was a huge hit with the Garden Fairy and her brother. WOW. Me and Dino were huge fans as well. The marinade is super simple, and having it grilled to perfection is key (thanks, Dino!!). We assembled the sauce and salad portion while the meat was on the grill, and it worked out really well. Continue Reading →

Vegetable Summer Rolls

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We went to visit the Garden Fairy’s cottage so we could help her out in her garden as a thank you for all of the wonderful produce she’s been giving us. It was a beautiful day, we got a lot done, and we decided to cook some Vietnamese food together. … Continue Reading →

Pho with Buffalo

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Back when I made Pho, I saved a bit of the stock that was left and froze it. I wasn’t feeling well today, so I picked up a few things to make a bowl for myself after work. I got a small buffalo sirloin steak to slice thinly in the … Continue Reading →

Vietnamese Pho: Beef Noodle Soup

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This past summer, we were fortunate enough to have some authentic Pho at a hole-in-the-wall Vietnamese restaurant up in Montreal. They had a great sign outside that said “Warning: The food here is seriously delicious. Eating here will likely become a habit.”, and after eating there, we really knew why! … Continue Reading →