Spinach and Arugula Salad

Spinach and Arugula Salad

Kung Hei Fat Choy!!  That means “may prosperity be with you” in Cantonese!  Today is New Year’s Eve.  The biggest holiday in China.  There are so many things to learn about the holiday.  There are certain dishes to prepare, extensive house cleaning, laisee packets to give out, and new clothes to buy just to name … Continue reading

Overnight Oats

Overnight Oats

Do you believe God has a plan for you?  I sure do but don’t always understand HIS plan.  It is very easy to get frustrated when we don’t know what to do in a certain situation.  I am learning how to not rush big decisions.  Instead of rushing, I pray, announce, and listen (PAL) because I don’t … Continue reading

Marlene’s Spaghetti Sauce

Marlene’s Spaghetti Sauce

I don’t care!  Have you heard that before?  Someone close to me has said these words over and over again about their relationship or lack of relationship with their father.  Not caring wears us out.  Not caring can control our lives, reduce our spirituality, ruin relationships, cause depression, and lead to alcohol and drug abuse. … Continue reading

Quinoa Hemp Bites

Quinoa Hemp Bites

Throw these together for a fast healthy breakfast, afternoon pick me up or post workout recovery!  They are full of protein, healthy sugars, and essential fats. Take time today to slow down and thank God for the amazing nature outside!  God is GOoD!!! Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth.   Worship the Lord with gladness; come before … Continue reading

Blueberry-Maple Muffins

Blueberry-Maple Muffins

Today is Thursday and that means my Thursday ladies group!  It was our first gathering since the Christmas holidays so we were like chirping birds. Many conversations going on about our breaks, travels, and time spent with family. We continued our book study using the book Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World by … Continue reading

Beef Empañadas

Beef Empañadas

Yay, it’s the weekend! Well, if I am being honest a lot of parents in Hong Kong with teenagers usually dread the weekend. There is really no drinking age here so for a lot of high school kids that means going out to bars with friends. So for parents that means extra prayers and sms’ing … Continue reading

Easy Corn Salad

Easy Corn Salad

This salad couldn’t be easier!  And if you made the Barley with Fresh Herbs and Edamame https://themustardseedfoodfaithfeast.com/2014/01/06/barley-with-fresh-herbs-and-edamame/ earlier in the week then you may have some edamame left over.  Hence, the second post with edamame.  I am trying to use up food in our house instead of constantly buying more for new recipes. It’s a little gloomy … Continue reading

Crispy Mushroom Strudel

Crispy Mushroom Strudel

The Christmas holidays may be over and detox and diets started for the rest of the world but for Hong Kong it is the start of the best time of the year for the local Cantonese families.  Chinese New Year will be here at the end of the month and the stores are taking down … Continue reading

Lemon Poppy Madeleines

Lemon Poppy Madeleines

Happy New Year!! I hope everyone had a wonderful New Year.  Whether you celebrated with family and friends or stayed home for a low key night I am wishing you all a very blessed 2014!  I stayed in on New Year’s Eve and celebrated with two friends and their families on New Year’s Day.  I … Continue reading