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Asian Chicken Salad with Ginger-Lime Dressing Bento #139

January 9, 2014
Asian Chicken Salad with Ginger-Lime Dressing

Happy New Year The ROXX Box fans!! Thanks for allowing me the opportunity to take a much needed break.  My family and I traveled to Texas to visit my parents over the holidays, and we had a wonderful time. Now I’m back, and ready to get back into creating some fabulous meals and bento box […]

Tropical Confetti Slaw & Jerk Tilapia ~ Clean(ish) Eating Day 7

June 8, 2013
Jerk Tilapia

Being from the caribbean, I have a love for caribbean cuisine. One of my favorite caribbean dishes is “jerk” anything. Since starting this clean eating challenge, I’ve been looking for ways in which to cook some of my favorite meals. I have a jerk rub that I LOVE, but it calls for “brown” sugar. From […]

Mini Shrimp & Egg Salad Sandwiches #SundaySupper

April 21, 2013
Mini Shrimp & Egg Sandwiches

Are you planning a bridal/baby shower or birthday party this spring?   If so, this post will be PERFECT for you.  This week I have teamed up with some fellow #SundaySupper participants to showcase some great dishes for your spring festivities. For my contribution, I decided to make some mini shrimp & egg salad sandwiches. […]

Salmon Beets and Spinach Salad with Honey-Dijon Vinaigrette

March 13, 2013
Salmon Salad

Even though I could stand to lose a few pounds, I am not a fan of dieting.  It seems as though whenever I call myself being on a “diet”, I self destruct within a few days.  I just LOVE food.  And there is absolutely no sense in depriving myself of all the wonderful food out […]

Mixed Greens Salad with Candied Pecan Goat Cheese Balls & Onion-Poppyseed Dressing

March 6, 2013
Spinach Salad with Candied Pecan Goat Cheese Balls

OK…I know I keep saying this about every food blog I talk about, but this is SERIOUSLY 1 of my FAVORITES.  I just love how Jennifer blogs about her recipes, and takes you through a series of delicious photos.  It’s bloggers like her that makes me want to step up my game.   So the other […]

Lemon Couscous Salad with Sauteed Shrimp Bento #75

February 28, 2013
Lemon Couscous Salad 4

For dinner I made this.  Well scallops IN MY VERY HUMBLE OPINION  (IMVHO) never taste good reheated or cold.  So I knew that it would not go well with my bento lunch.  But IMVHO, shrimp taste great hot or cold, so I decided to substitute the scallops for shrimp when preparing my bento lunch. Lemon […]

Vietnamese Chicken Salad with Cilantro Dressing Bento #73

February 25, 2013
Vietnamese Chicken Salad

Sometimes for dinner, I just want something light and easy.  Whenever I’m in that mood, I typically make a salad.  You can do so much with a salad, that it is truly a complete meal. I tend to keep my refrigerator stocked with asian herbs/vegetables, so for dinner I decided to make a quick vietnamese […]

Ginger Pork Salad Bento #63

February 6, 2013
GingerPork

I was introduced to ginger pork while living in Japan.  There was a small family diner that I used to frequent, that had it on the menu weekly.  Whenever I visited the diner, I would order the ginger pork, with a side of steam rice and a salad.  I loved everything about this dish, and […]