Butternut Squash Cheesecake Bars (Gluten-Free)

Butternut Squash Cheesecake Bars (Gluten-Free)

I volunteered to contribute some baked goods for a Japanese fundraising event earlier this month. I baked three kinds of gluten-free bars: green tea and white chocolate bars, lemon bars, [...]
Peach Pudding Cake (Gluten-Free)

Peach Pudding Cake (Gluten-Free)

I made this cake in September when peaches were in season. I am sorry it took me so long to post this recipe. I seem to spend too much time [...]
Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Stuffed Poblano Peppers

I couldn't decide if I should place this recipe in the main dish category or side dish category. I suppose it all depends on how big your appetite is and [...]
Ravioli with Butternut Squash Sauce

Ravioli with Butternut Squash Sauce

This is a simple fall weekday night recipe that uses commercial fresh or frozen ravioli. Instead of butternut squash, you can also use other types of winter squash, such as [...]
Roasted Cherry Tomatoes with Goat Cheese

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes with Goat Cheese

This salad may look fancy, but it is so simple and easy to make. It is a great way to use up a lot of cherry tomatoes you have in [...]
Savory Pumpkin Pie with Goat Cheese, Roasted Peppers and Caramelized Leek

Savory Pumpkin Pie with Goat Cheese, Roasted Peppers and Caramelized Leek

  This dish takes a little time to make, but the instructions are nothing complicated. If you would like a shortcut, you can use a commercial frozen pie shell, roasted peppers [...]
Corn and Vegetable Salad with Sweet Chili Vinaigrette

Corn and Vegetable Salad with Sweet Chili Vinaigrette

This simple corn salad is enhanced by the Asian inspired sweet and spicy vinaigrette. It is a perfect accompaniment to your potluck or BBQ outing. It tastes much better if [...]
Zucchini Pancakes (Gluten-Free)

Zucchini Pancakes (Gluten-Free)

These pancakes are great for breakfast or brunch and can be served with different sauces, such as sour cream, ketchup, Japanese otafuku (tonkatsu) sauce, thousand island or ranch dressing, sweet [...]
Green Bean and Carrot Soup (Vegan, Gluten-Free)

Green Bean and Carrot Soup (Vegan, Gluten-Free)

This is a very basic vegan soup. If you have a lot of green beans, you can freeze them and make this soup in a flash whenever you feel like [...]
Beet and Apple Jelly

Beet and Apple Jelly

Beets offer many health benefits including detoxification, lowering blood pressure, boosting your energy, decreasing inflammation, preventing cancer, etc. They are a rich source of fiber and antioxidants. I tend to [...]