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Tandoori Spiced Chicken Thighs

INGREDIENTS 1 teaspoon sea salt, 2 teaspoons of paprika, 1 teaspoon of cumin, 1 teaspoon of ground coriander, 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon, 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger, 1/4 teaspoon ground turmeric, 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder, 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper, 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg, 2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs, 1 tablespoon cold-pressed avocado oil, 2 garlic cloves, minced, 1/2 inch knob fresh ginger, 1/2 cup water, 1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro, and riced cauliflower. DIRECTIONS Stir together wet and dry ingredients in a bowl. Add in the chicken thighs and marinated in the refrigerator for an hour or up to 24 hours. In the instant pot, sautee the garlic, oil and ginger for 3 minutes. Stir in the chicken thighs and marinade. Form a single layer of chicken thighs in the instant pot. Select pressure cook for approximating 15 minutes at high pressure. Once the chicken is cooked, then place them into a serving dish and garnish with your favorite herbs or spices. Pro Tip Today, I tested Tandoori chicken. The chicken was very savory, and …

Venusian Aioli Sauce

INGREDIENTS 1 1/4 cups on Greek yogurt, 1/2 cup packed spinach leaves, 2 sprigs of parsley, lemon juice to taste, 1/2 pitted avocado, garlic to taste, 1 pinch Kosher salt and pepper to taste. DIRECTIONS Combine the yogurt, spinach, parsley, and lemon juice into the blender. Add fresh Avocado. Add the garlic, salt and pepper to taste. Blend pulsing the the machine on and off. Blend until you have the desired consistency. Transfer to a non reactive container, and refrigerate until ready to use. PRO TIPS I found this sauce in Wolfgang Puck’s ” Make It Healthy” cookbook. He calls it “Low Fat Green Goddess Dressing.” I did not add all of his ingredients because I wanted to create my own unique version.This dish can be a little tart because of the yogurt and lemon juice. Make sure to taste as you go. The salt and avocado will all balance to the tartness. Overall, I love my version. It’s very light and clean tasting. This sauce works well with seafood. Lots of love and light!

Lemon Salmon

Lemon Salmon With Parmesan Noodles Ingredients: Salmon olive oil, broccoli, lemon, tea rub, pasta, cream, parmesan, and butter. Preparation: Add olive oil to taste, and let the oil heat to medium temperature. Coat salmon with tea rub. Place salmon in pan and sear each side for about 3 minutes or until cooked. Steam a cup of broccoli to taste. Cook pasta according to directions on the box. Once done, put the pasta into a pan—set temperature on low heat. Add 1/4 cup cream, 1/3 cup parmesan cheese, and favorite seasonings to taste. Then, stir till combined. Squeeze lemon juice on salmon to taste. Plate pasta and broccoli. Top with salmon. Garnish with lemon. Enjoy!

Shrimp Udon

Ingredients: Shrimp, ginger, vegetable stock, scallions, mushrooms, bok choy, sesame seed oil, and udon noodle. Preparation: Prepare Udon according to package directions. Stir fry bok choy, scallions, ginger, and mushrooms on high heat in the pan for 2-3 minutes. Then, add shrimps and stir fry for another 2 minutes. Add vegetable stock to stir fry and let simmer till done Cook pasta according to directions on the box. Once done, put the pasta into in bowl—then spoon soup over noodles. Garnish with green scallions and sprouts. Enjoy!

Asparagus | Bok Choy Pizza

Asparagus Red Cabbage & Mushroom Pizza   Ingredients: Bacon, parmesan cheese, mushroom, tomato sauce, and mozzarella cheese. Pizza dough: 2 1/2 cup flour, 1 pkg yeast, 1 teaspoon sugar, 1 tablespoon salt, olive oil, and 1 cup of warm water. Preparation: Combine the yeast, sugar, and warm water; stir gently to dissolve. Let the mixture stand until the yeast comes alive and starts to foam, about 5 to 10 minutes. Add the salt and 2 tablespoons of olive oil to a bowl. Add the flour, a little at a time, mixing until all the flour is mixed. Knead the dough until it starts to come together. Get a feel for the dough by squeezing a small amount together: if it’s crumbly, add more water; if it’s sticky, add more flour – 1 tablespoon at a time. Gather the dough into a ball; this should take about 5 minutes. Turn the dough out onto a lightly floured surface and fold it over itself a few times, kneading until it’s smooth and elastic. Form the dough into a …

Tea Spiced Wings

Tea Spiced Wings Ingredients: Chicken wings, Earl Grey tea rub, tomatoes, cilantro, coconut, and honey. Red cabbage, and Preparation: Let chicken wings marinate for 2 hours. Marinate: tomatoes, coconut, olive oil, honey, and cilantro. Place marinated chicken about 1 inch apart on the baking sheet. Set oven to 375 and bake the chicken for 20-30 minutes. Place chicken on a bed of red cabbage and greens of your choice. Dip in blue cheese dressing. Enjoy!

Banana Chia Pudding

  Ingredients I Cup of Milk, 1/4 cup chia seeds, 1 tsp honey, 1 tbsp cocoa powder, 1 ripe banana, 1/4 tsp vanilla extract, pinch of salt, and add chocolate chips to taste.  Directions Mash the bananas with a fork in a bowl. Then, measure milk and add to the bowl. Measure and add Chia seeds to the bowl. Mix milk and Chia seed well, until Chia is mixed into the milk. Then wait a few minutes for the Chia pudding to settle and mix again. Check to make sure there are no clumps and don’t refrigerate it until it is clump-free. Measure and add all the remaining ingredients. Divide Chia pudding between two mason jars. Place into the fridge for at least 2 hours or up to 4 days.  Garnish with chocolate chips. Enjoy! EDIT MONTHLY ARCHIVE Monthly ArchiveSelect Month May 2020  April 2020  March 2020  February 2020  January 2020  December 2019  November 2019  October 2019  September 2019  August 2019  July 2019  June 2019  March 2019  February 2019  December 2018  July 2018  CATEGORIES CategoriesSelect CategoryAWE TVBooks, QuotesCommunity EventsCreative WarriorCreativityFavorite PlacesFavorite Quotes & BooksFavorite RecipesLatest HighlightsLife StylePhotographyRecipeTest KitchenTravel StoriesTravelsUncategorizedWellness SHEILAISMS   …