Mom Meal Bonanza… and Carrot Cake?!

I’ve got lots of Mom Meals to share with y’all today, starting with this:

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Vegetable fried rice, roasted broccoli and cauliflower, and green curry eggplants.

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Really yummy, actually! I had way more than this plate because the rice with curry sauce, and the roasted veggies, were so darn addictive.


Oh! And I started the meal off with this bowl of miso soup with tofu, onions, and scallions. My mom also puts potatoes in miso soup to make it creamier (…?) but I couldn’t tell.


The next day we devoured this dinner together: steamed broccoli and ‘jian ou bing’, made of ground meat, scallions, rice, and grated lotus root.

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I topped my veggies with scallion oil because it’s super delicious on tender broccoli. This dinner was great! I loved the crispy rice bits.

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Fried rice is always a winner! My favourite fried rice combination includes eggs, scallions, and sweet corn. 🙂 Everything else is a bonus.

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Served with a bowl of steamed broccoli with more scallion oil and sesame seeds.

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This dinner was a baby version of Mexican taco salad bowls, served with avocado and cheddar cheese. I love these little Mexican mixes – they remind me of deconstructed enchiladas.

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Loaded with quinoa and black beans, plus sweet corn and deliciously charred scallions. This bowl rocked!

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Dessert was carrot cake. This carrot cake isn’t the best because it’s a bit greasy and dense, but I’m working on the recipe. Hopefully I’ll be able to share a better carrot cake recipe with you in the future!

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Still, this was pretty darn yummy. I could eat anything (rotten plums, my binder, old shoes) if they were covered in cream cheese frosting. 😉

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So good! Have a yummy week, everyone!

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