I recently joined a CSA. It’s been a fun experience and I’ve been forced to be more creative on the fly, like this asian cucumber salad. You can watch some cooking videos I’ve made here to see what I’ve been up to. This recipe isn’t up there yet but it’s easy enough that you don’t […]
Oh my gosh y’all. This green bean and radish salad is seriously amazing. It’s light and refreshing yet still flavorful. It makes the perfect side dish, or if you add some leftover chicken it becomes a great meal. I have had this a couple times a week since I first had it and I’m still […]
I am a huge fan of salads. They are easy, crunchy, and paired with a good dressing, delicious. Making your own dressing isn’t as hard as you think, especially a Balsamic Vinaigrette. This recipe was taught to me by a Lebanese family friend way back in high school and I’ve been making it for years. […]
Watercress isn’t well known and I want to change that! This peppery leafy green surpasses other leafy greens in nutrition and medicinal uses.Trying new foods usually requires some bravery, even for me. I finally got up the nerve to try watercress 3 years ago and couldn’t believe I’d been so reluctant! It tastes great on its […]
I just love going out for Mexican food. Everyone’s favorite part is always the appetizer of chips and salsa. Their salsa is always amazing! Well, being gluten free and corn free…the days of enjoying their chips and salsa are long gone. However, I won’t let that stop me from enjoying the deliciousness and it’s […]
There is nothing better than a cool salad on a hot day. This tomato cucumber avocado salad is cold, light, and refreshing, while staying completely healthy. It pairs perfectly with your grilled meat of choice as well. To make this salad you will need 1 english cucumber, 3 roma tomatoes, 2 ripe haas avocados, red […]
I am a huge fan of Lebanese cuisine. Tabbouleh was the first recipe I was introduced to back in high school through a Lebanese family friend and I have loved everything she made for us. Traditional tabbouleh uses barley as a garnish, not as the main ingredient like most western versions you’ll find. The lemon really […]
Here in Phoenix Citrus season is in full bloom and tropical fruit is delicious and incredibly affordable. Putting them together created a phenomenal tropical citrus salad topped with a honey cardamom dressing that was a big hit at Christmas dinner. Amazing Cardamom Cardamom is a spice I was introduced to in Turkish coffee. I […]
This simple gluten free crockpot chicken fajitas uses real ingredients and requires almost no work on your part. Perfect for those busy days!
A homemade pasta sauce made from fresh ingredients is flavorful and incredibly simple.