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Stuffed Indian Eggplant with Sesame-Sunflower Masala

Stuffed Indian Eggplant with Sesame-Sunflower Masala

I’ve never really been an  eggplant fan. I think they’re beautiful and I know they’re good for you, but too many times when I’ve tried make good use of them, I’ve ended up with mushy, seed-laden, bitter messes. I gave up on eggplant a long time ago – or so I thought. Apparently I’d forgotten that[click for recipe and more]

Tofu with Thai Peanut Sauce

Tofu with Thai Peanut Sauce

One of my favorite Thai dishes ever is “Swimming Rama.” It’s very simple – just a protein with spinach or other veggies, served with a rich, sweet peanut sauce. Lately that dish has been a little too cloying for my taste, but this homemade version covers everything that’s so good about it – only it’s[click for recipe and more]

Loaded Thai Sweet Potatoes

Loaded Thai Sweet Potatoes

It’s been an incredibly busy – but great – couple of weeks. Work has been insane (this is normal) and I have finally made room in my routine to incorporate almost daily workouts (this is not normal). Since my bike accident back in May, I’ve spiraled a bit. The torn ligaments in my back just[click for recipe and more]