NYT Cooking: This is a vegetarian version of a classic Chinese stir-fry. The authentic versions I’ve encountered include some pork or bacon, but the chilies, ginger, garlic, star anise and the cabbage (Cabbage Recipes)
Homemade ravioli is a great weekend project recipe. Make them on a Sunday and freeze them for the week ahead; you can pop them directly in the boiling water from the freezer—they’ll just need an extra minute or so to cook. This version, from Anna Watson Carl of The Yellow Table, is filled with a combination of peas, mint, and ricotta for a springlike take on the dish.