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Salads are a great no-heat dinner option during these oh so hot evenings we’ve been having lately. Noodle bowls are one of my favorite warm-weather Vietnamese foods (the other being a banh mi sandwich) and I was pleasantly surprised at how … Continue reading

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all mushrooms

I know we’re headed into warmer months. And I know that you want light, veggie-filled dishes. Here in NYC, however, it’s still a little chilly at night and, quite honestly, we’re not there with the light, veggie-filled entrees yet. Soon, … Continue reading

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noodling about

My next door neighbor (Hi Heather!) shared this delicious recipe for Spicy Thai Noodles with me. I think I’ve professed my love for noodles on this blog, but this super easy recipe is a new keeper around here. It’s easy … Continue reading

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take two

This is a light and lovely dish for these last dog days of summer. It’s a bit of a riff on an old favorite, sesame noodles as well as the peanut-y dipping sauce I recently made for spring rolls. You … Continue reading

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good morning, vietnam

Vietnamese food is definitely in my top 3 favorite cuisines. I love pho (beef noodle soup) and banh mi sandwiches the best. Another favorite is summer rolls. I almost always order them when we are at a Vietnamese restaurant– I … Continue reading

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homemade takeout

Chinese takeout is very popular at our house. When Derek and I moved to Northern Virginia, we tested out many Chinese takeout joints before settling on our favorite. (It’s China Express, if you’re interested.) As a big fan of noodles, … Continue reading

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open sesame

Marco and Luca is one of Derek and my favorite places to eat in Charlottesville, the town where we went to college (and got married). They have about five things on the menu: pork dumplings, cold sesame noodles, some other kind … Continue reading

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