Blueberry Fig Sparkler

Blueberry Fig Sparkler

This blueberry fig sparkler has me wishing it were summer all over again. The best thing about blueberries (besides their taste, nutrients and the fact they’re my favorite fruit) is that you can freeze them…

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December 15, 2016
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Mushroom Spinach Ricotta Crepes w. Dijon Cream

Mushroom Spinach Ricotta Crepes w. Dijon Cream

Crepes are one of my favorite dishes to make for breakfast and dinner. They are super easy to throw together (this recipe makes it even easier to avoid the dreaded batter clumps) and you can stuff…

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March 9, 2016
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Remake | Syrian Rice and Peas Cake

Remake | Syrian Rice and Peas Cake

You guys probably won’t even recognize today’s rice and peas cake. That’s probably because the last time you saw it, it looked like this. Big difference. Those were the old school days of photographing food outside…

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January 25, 2016
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Peanut Butter Oatmeal Breakfast Smoothie

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Breakfast Smoothie

Today’s recipe is a simple peanut butter oatmeal breakfast smoothie that truly can double as dessert. It’s not low in calories (darn you peanut butter for raising the bar) but it is healthy and very…

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December 29, 2015
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Middle Eastern Spinach with Meatballs, Lemon + Rice

Middle Eastern Spinach with Meatballs, Lemon + Rice

One of my favorite Middle Eastern dishes to make is this spinach and meatballs combination. It’s ridiculously easy to throw together; it’s healthy; and it is delicious. Recently, I made it for two different dinners we…

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December 8, 2015
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Bacon + Roasted Red Pepper Potato Soup

Bacon + Roasted Red Pepper Potato Soup

I don’t know about you but I love roasted red peppers. Remember my easy post on making your own roasted red peppers? You’re welcome. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve made my own and…

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December 2, 2015
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Moroccan Spiced Salad w. Pomegranate + Pistachios

Moroccan Spiced Salad w. Pomegranate + Pistachios

You would think that my Middle Eastern background would mean I am completely familiar with all things Middle Eastern but I’ve still go so much to learn. Take Ras al Hanout, for example. Years ago,…

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November 19, 2015
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