• Garlicky Eggplant Platter

    3 years ago

    I am so happy that the Summer is finally here! Not that I don't like any other season, I just love every season for their own reason. Summer is awesome because of all the fresh produce. We can easily live off of fruits and veggies in the summer time.

    This Garlicky Eggplant dish is the perfect side dish for any meal. Eggplants are very filling on their own as well, so you can serve is a...

  • Eggplant Ikra Spread

    3 years ago

    Ikra is a spread that is used as an appetizer or a dinner side dish. It's very common to see this dish in homes of Easter Europeans or even at the restaurants. The dish itself is so simple, with just a few ingredients, while it has been loved for generations.

    Now that summer is approaching, this is the one dish to keep in mind when you visit farmers markets. The wonderful thing is that...

  • Quick Tzatziki Sauce

    3 years ago

    Tzatziki sauce is the sauce you must try before planning your summer BBQ parties. If serves perfect with any grilled meats and seafood and as a side with breads. If you want the sauce that works with everything, this should be your staple sauce.

    We've been greatly using this sauce over the years and had it as part of several past recipes on the blog. This time, it has its own recipe...

  • The Perfect 5 Minute Asparagus

    3 years ago

    As you've probably noticed in previous lunch menu ideas, Tim (my hubby) has a major obsession with asparagus. He swears that this secret recipe is the ideal asparagus recipe. I recently took it to the test, while on a family cabin trip. Everyone loved it, it was the talk of the evening and later my sister called me for a recipe.

    This recipe is so so easy that I am not even including...

  • 5 Minute Garlic Avocado Spread

    3 years ago

    If I have avocado on hand, nine out of ten times I end up making this avocado spread. Not only does it take a few minutes to make, but it's seriously the BOMB. This is a recipe I've been using from my teen years; in fact, that's what got me hooked on avocados. I didn't share this till now, because it is so simple. But now that I think about it, I don't want any of you to miss out on this....

  • Quick Stir Fry Recipe

    4 years ago

    Who doesn't like stir fry? On my, in our family we just love, love it! When a friend of mine told me her quick way of making this dish, I was in love with the idea. I told her that the recipe is definitely coming to this blog.

    Vegetables can easily be replaced with any of your favorites. Beef short ribs, that I am using, are very thinly sliced. You can use any other cut of beef or...

  • Sauteed Mushroom Appetizer

    4 years ago

    Well hello, I have something to get off my chest! I feel like I know you guys better, because of our recent vlog and all of you responded back with all those comments, thank you!

    Now, speaking of this recipe. If you want to look like you slaved in the kitchen, this is you dish! It's a fancy-schmancy looking thing and pretty darn tasty. A...

  • Quick Bacon Brussel Sprouts Salad

    4 years ago

    In our family, we love brussel sprouts, especially when they are at their peak of the season. They look like tiny, little cabbages, but hold more flavor than a cabbage. They are so great for your health and can fill you up easily for hours. Last year, right before Thanksgiving, we had a recipe for Feta Garlic Brussel Sprouts posted and it got well liked, especially on...

  • The Perfect 5 Minute Gravy Recipe

    4 years ago

    While roasting any meat, not only turkey, all those drippings in the pan are pure flavorful. They can be used as a base for many dishes, including soups, if you separate all the fat out of them. Just in time for the holiday season, there is a recipe each one of you must try with the drippings. This Perfect gravy really is perfect, those drippings make it amazing.

    If after baking turkey...

  • One Pot Beef & Broccoli Recipe

    4 years ago

    One pot meals have been the thing in our house lately. Not only the fact that I like quick meals and not that I am getting lazy with washing dishes. It turned out perfect in one pot. All of those flavors form the meat, went into broccoli and the sauce, yummeee... one pot idea is Genius! I have a gut feeling that all of you would love this recipe, just as much as Beef Lo Mein...