Authentic Baba Ganoush (Eggplant and Tahini Dip)

Authentic Baba Ganoush (Eggplant and Tahini Dip)

I love to prepare this authentic baba ganoush recipe. It is the most delicious combination of charred eggplants, tahini, lemon, garlic and olive oil. You can serve this yummy dip as an appetizer, snack or a side dish. It goes great with pita bread or 

French Riviera Salad (My Interpretation of the Niçoise Salad)

French Riviera Salad (My Interpretation of the Niçoise Salad)

In this blog post I’m offering you my own interpretation of the French Riviera salad. Since it is coming from Nice It is also known as Niçoise salad. I’ve seen many different takes on this delicious salad. Even the French chefs cannot agree on the 

Pretzel Bites with Beer and Cheese (Bonus Sauce Recipe)

Pretzel Bites with Beer and Cheese (Bonus Sauce Recipe)

These pretzel bites with beer and cheese are the perfect party food. You can serve them for a game night, birthday, family gathering or any other occasion. They are filled with Cheddar cheese that melts in your mouth when they are warm. These little bites 

Southern Salad With Sweet Potato And Blackened Shrimp

Southern Salad With Sweet Potato And Blackened Shrimp

The inspiration for this southern salad with sweet potato and blackened shrimp came from a local restaurant, called SoLou. I heard a lot of good things about the food in that place. So, one night my friends and I went to see if the rumors 

Beet Hummus with White Beans

Beet Hummus with White Beans

This beet hummus with white beans is so delicious and nutritious. You can impress your loved ones if you serve it as an appetizer, side dish or a snack. It looks and tastes amazing. If you spread it on a flatbread or a wrap and 

Crispy Okra in an Air Fryer (Keto, Gluten Free)

Crispy Okra in an Air Fryer (Keto, Gluten Free)

II’ve created the recipe for crispy okra in an air fryer when we came back from this year’s vacation. During our last trip we ate so much deep fried and breaded foods. We needed to have something healthier and nourishing. That is why I decided 

Mashed Potatoes with Blue Cheese and Chives

Mashed Potatoes with Blue Cheese and Chives

The recipe for mashed potatoes with blue cheese is one of my husband’s favorites. He loves blue cheese. I add it in sauces and salads for him and sometimes he has it on the side as an appetizer. I can’t eat it on its own, 

Spinach Roll with Lemon Ricotta and Smoked Salmon Filling

Spinach Roll with Lemon Ricotta and Smoked Salmon Filling

A spinach roll with lemon ricotta and smoked salmon filling sounds fancy, isn’t it? I admit that this recipe is not suitable for an average weekday meal. I know it seems like a pretentious meal, but it would be great as an appetizer for a 

Grilled Summer Vegetables with Herbed Cheese

Grilled Summer Vegetables with Herbed Cheese

The recipe for grilled summer vegetables with herbed cheese came to me when I was driving home from the farmer’s market. I love to shop from local farmers and producers. This time at the market there were so many beautiful summer vegetables. I filled my 

Pasta Salad with Homemade Italian Dressing

Pasta Salad with Homemade Italian Dressing

This pasta salad with homemade Italian dressing is my daughter’s favorite. She begs me to make it for her and packs any leftovers in her lunch box. For this recipe I like to make my own dressing. Believe me, it makes all the difference in 

My Favorite Salad with Canned Sardines

My Favorite Salad with Canned Sardines

I can’t wait to share with you my favorite salad with canned sardines. I crave and eat it every week. Sometimes even twice a week. I love to have it as a light lunch or dinner. This salad tastes delicious, and it is very nutritious. 

Easy Red Bean Chipotle Dip

Easy Red Bean Chipotle Dip

Absolutely anyone can prepare this easy red bean chipotle dip. The ingredients you need are probably already in your pantry and fridge. You just need to add them in a food processor and mix until you get the desired texture. Then serve it with your