Dinner for Two: Kung Pao Shrimp

Have you eaten at PF Chang's or Pei Wei?  Well my husband and I love their Kung Pao Shrimp.  We often carry out an order of that and lettuce wraps and it is more than enough for us to eat for dinner.  I have been feeling a little domestic so I decided to make Kung Pao shrimp for dinner.  I found a recipe online and the picture made my mouth water.  I rummaged through the spices and found that I had almost everything.  Powered ginger and rice wine vinegar were added to my grocery list and the shrimp dinner was added to the menu....more
Yummy! I love kung pao!more

Chinese Chicken Salad

Four and a half  years ago, just after Cash was born, my friend Marcia invited me over for lunch.  She made this amazing Chinese Chicken Salad.  Since then, I have made this salad close to 40 times.  It is my "go to" salad when I have a party to attend, have my girls over or just because I am craving it....more

New here....

I am new here.  Just like you all were at one time.  Not only am I new here but I am new to blogging.  It's my current addiction. I blog when ever I can squeeze it in. What is your best advise for blogging and using this site? I would love to know what you think!My blog is thesillymonkeys.wordpress.com Thanks-Colleen ...more
Thanks for the suggestions Victoria! I have been reading up from your suggestions and I am ...more