Foodie Friday: Fresh Lettuce Wrap and Spring Roll

First Friday of the month: Recipes / CookingMy recipe for today was inspired by a well-loved specialty Chinese dish — minced Peking duck in lettuce roll.  I obviously don’t have access to roast duck on an ordinary day, and from time to time, I crave for something fresh and filling like this, different from our … Continue reading

Dirty Dozen and Clean 15: Pesticides in Produce 2011

I regularly receive newsletters from Environmental Working Group.  A few months back, they sent this updated list and since July is Nutrition Month, I thought I’d share this very useful guide to all of you, which I’m sure many of you already know by now —  EWG’s Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce. The Shopper’s Guide to Pesticide in … Continue reading