Naan Bread

Recently, when we visited the San Francisco, we got a chance to try Indian food for the first time. We came across naan...

Pizza Dough

I am listing this as a dough recipe because the topping is really up to your preference. You simply pick and choose from anything that you have at home and make that perfect pizza...

Sweet Spicy Pickles

I adopted this recipe from my sister. She graduated from school with straight A’s and wanted to get into nursing program in Ukraine, but there was no chance because she was...

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    Oatmeal Plum Cake Recipe

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    Who can say no to a delicious dessert that is completely guilt free. This cake can easily replace a breakfast, as it consists mostly of oatmeal. We enjoy this cake with some additional fruitiness, like prune jam, doubling on those plum flavors. A cup of milk or a latte, makes a perfect addition to this cake. BTW - all this cake needs is some stirring, to combine together and...
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    Quick Cheesy Tortilla Pockets

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    We have a few family favorites during the school season. This Cheesy Tortilla Pockets are one of those favorites. We've made them every other day, for a quick breakfast or after school snack. It feels like I've cheated you all, by not sharing this recipe yet. It is so quick to make and they are gone before you know it; never had a chance to take pictures. You will love this tortilla pockets and...
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    Canned Green Tomato Salad Recipe

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    Last year one of my Instagram friends shared this canned tomato salad recipe with me. It was too late into the season and my mom's garden didn't have any tomatoes to spare. As a child I, remember eating green tomatoes, preserved, they were one of my favorite things. I don't care so much for canned red tomatoes, but the green ones are so delicious. I like having canned salads on hand for busy days...
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    5 Minute Chicken Wild Rice Soup

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    Fall is technically here and it means that we will be cozying up at home with a warm bowl of soup. This soup is amazing, creamy, but at the same time light, loaded with chucks of veggies. We usually would have a lot of soup left over, but not this time. You would need no more than 5 minutes of your time to make this soup. Just toss everything together and check back later. This soup can easily...
  • Jarlsberg Minis, Back to School Giveaway

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    Jarlsberg Minis are mild, mellow and nutty flavored Jarlsberg® cheese, which can now be enjoyed anytime, anywhere. Each mini is dipped in wax and wrapped in cellophane to replicate the popular Jarlsberg® wheel. Only 70 calories each. Bite-sized and delicious, are perfect for school lunches. My boys' school provides great...
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      5 Minute Nachos Recipe

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      I am having a very lazy first week of boys back to school. Besides making Zuppa Toscana and few other easy things, we have mostly been eating nachos. Boys call them chips pizza, they call everything with melted cheese a pizza. You get to control the amount and type of ingredients you add to nachos. You can easily add cooked Mexican rice, other varieties of beans , jalapeños, different cheese...