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Instant Pot Shrimp Scampi

Instant Pot Shrimp Scampi

Shrimp scampi used to be a dish I could only hope for at a fancy seafood restaurant. I didn’t think I could actually do a seafood dish the right way until I found the right recipe. I first tried shrimp scampi in a deep pan on the stove and was amazed at how the...
Beef Stew & Mashed Potatoes

Beef Stew & Mashed Potatoes

I am a meat and potatoes girl. All the way. If I had to choose a last meal, this would be it. Beef stew, even a local Hawaii favorite. Mashed potatoes, satisfies my inner cravings for Thanksgiving food. (See our post on how to use Thanksgiving Leftovers!) When beef...
Vegetable Curry

Vegetable Curry

Since moving to Hawaii, I’ve had to learn to venture out and try new things, like sushi, dim sum, and curry. Sure, those dishes were available in my homeland of Southern California, but the predominance of asian restaurants here has challenged me to reach beyond...
“Sopita” Mexican Shells & Cheese

“Sopita” Mexican Shells & Cheese

We all knew when Mom was making Sopita. The savory smell would waft through the air and we came running. Some liked it soupy, some liked it chunky, some hot, some cold the next day. Mom made it for always every family gathering because her Dad made it for them as...
Portuguese Bean Soup

Portuguese Bean Soup

This recipe is a cold and rainy night staple, full of flavor, and very family friendly. One of our favorite comfort foods, best paired with our Cornbread Cake recipe. Portuguese Bean Soup is a local Hawaii favorite, and this one in particular was passed down from my...

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