Almond Crusted Salmon with Roasted Asparagus, Summer Salsa, Avocado Sauce, and Quinoa Stuffed Red Pepper

Almond Crusted Salmon

I graduated from my Masters program and finally have a chance to breathe, relax, and cook. Here is a delicious recipe I made for my dad over Father’s Day weekend. It’s a perfect summer dish that is healthy, filling, and absolutely delicious! Enjoy!

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More Juicing

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Before and After Blend- Breakfast Juice on Right, Lunch on Left

A friend of mine asked me to write more about juicing today, and also asked me to share some of my juice recipes. I want to also talk about about how I look and feel after two weeks of juicing. Let’s start with the recipes. Continue reading

Juicy Skin

English: A photomicrograph of Clostridium botu...

English: A photomicrograph of Clostridium botulinum bacteria. This is a photomicrograph of Clostridium botulinum stained with Gentian violet. The bacterium C. botulinum produces a nerve toxin, which causes the rare, but serious paralytic illness Botulism. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I am a girl and therefore preoccupied with skincare. Maybe not all girls are the same, but I can say categorically most girls are preoccupied with skincare. Sadly, we live in a society that highly values youth and good looks and devalues aging, wrinkles, and any signs of impending death of any form. On top of everything, I am Asian, and we are perhaps the worst when it comes to our preoccupation. We (well, I will say they on this one because I do not do this) drive around in our cars wearing strange UV face masks that resemble welders helmets. We always always wear hats and believe the bigger the brim the better. We slather ourselves in sunblock and run like crazed vampires from the slightest hint of sun hitting our precious skin, lest it burns us alive. Continue reading