Monthly Archives: December 2012

Christmas ’12

I hope you all had a very Merry Christmas!!  Happy birthday, Jesus!!   Tim and I arrived in Houston Monday morning and have been in energizer bunny mode ever since.  Family time keeps my battery running like no other, which … Continue reading

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Red Bean Paste Steamed Buns

With just 4 days until Christmas, I hope you all have your presents wrapped up and ready to go!  If not, perhaps you are scrambling for some last minute gift ideas.  How about some kitchen appliances and gadgets? Look no … Continue reading

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Becoming a Contagious Christian

How was your weekend?  Mine was absolutely marvelous!  For the first time since September, I had absolutely, and I mean absolutely NOTHING on my agenda (and mind).  That’s right!  My radar was completely turned off.  Being a diligent student, weekends … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Squares

One more semester of my graduate program… Done!  This certainly calls for a celebration.  So what did I do?  I baked!  For reasons I can’t explain, when I like to relax and relieve stress, I tend to bake rather than … Continue reading

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Salmon Tofu Cake

Brrr!!  It’s finally starting to feel like winter around here!  Talk about dramatic weather change.  The temp went from the 80s to the 30s overnight!  I am not complaining.  With Christmas just around the corner, t-shirts are no bueno.  I … Continue reading

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Let the party begin…

Guess what?!  It’s my last week of school (for the semester anyway)!!  All I have left is one presentation.  Yahoo!!  If you are a student, let’s rejoice together ;).  We survived once again.  It’s starting to look a lot like … Continue reading

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Flaxseed and Breast Cancer

Today, I’m going to share with you one of an innumerous number of research papers I had to write this semester.  This is going to be a long one so sit down, grab some coffee or a snack (preferably a … Continue reading

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Noble Pig and Majestic Guitar

December is finally here!  My favorite month!  However, it seems to creep up on me faster and faster with each passing year.  Even though I want to try to soak in every minute of this holiday season, with all the … Continue reading

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