My First Time Making Sushi

Have you ever wanted to make sushi, but didn’t because it seemed too intimidating? That was me for a while. As it turns out, it’s not scary. Since I’ve been cooking more, I feel like I’ve been getting better at it and I’m more confident.

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Heart Shaped Sushi

Valentine’s Day is coming up!  Lots of people celebrate by going out to a fancy dinner, but some people prefer to celebrate by making something special for their loved ones.  If you’re looking for a fun idea that will make anyone happy, look no further.

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Spicy Blackened Tilapia

I’m trying to be adventurous. I’m a fairly picky eater and I tend to stay away from meats and fish, but I’ve been trying to branch out. When my boyfriend orders meat or seafood at a restaurant, I’ll try a bite. It’s a big step for me. Usually I’m not a huge fan of what he orders, but most things are not as bad as I remember them being.

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Eggs in a Bagel

I’ve recently become obsessed with eggs. I have no idea why. I’ve never been a huge fan of eggs, but recently I can’t get enough of them. Maybe this is my body telling me I need more protein than I get with my typical vegetarian diet. Either way, I have gotten rather adventurous with eggs. My favorite thing so far is eggs baked into bread. I love that this has a lot of protein and it’s SUPER delicious.

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Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

I love pizza. I think that pretty much everyone loves pizza. The major problem with pizza is that it’s too delicious and has about a zillion calories. I tried to create a pizza dough that you can use with any toppings that’s healthier than a frozen pizza or take out but just as yummy.

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Peanut Sauce

This sauce makes a great dipping sauce for spring rolls or a sauce to go on meats, stir fry, veggies, or even pasta.  It’s very versatile and has an Asian flavor to it.  Try it with whatever your making next time that’s Asian themed and it’ll really bring the whole dish up a level.  My boyfriend asked me for the secret ingredient.  You know it’s good when the boyfriend asks why it’s so delicious.

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Cheese Fondue

 I immediately started imagining all the tasty things I would make to go with pretzels, and that really only included on thing.  Cheese fondue.

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