A Well Prepared Meal

When I was a little girl in Turkey, I used to help my grandmother make tarhana. It's the traditional Turkish soup mixture, which can literally take most of the summer months to make before it's placed in mason jars and then cooked during the colder months of autumn and winter. Like my family, most Turkish families make their tarhana during the hot months of summer when the plants and vegetables are plenty and cheap....more

Insight into Alfredo Sauce and How We can make it Healthy

Being a mother of two kids I have to make sure that I serve something nutritious and tasty to my kids. I am always up-to doing some research on new recipes and cook something different and delicious for my family. While looking for something new to cook for them I came to know about alfredo sauce a world renowned recipe named after the person, Alfredo di Lelio who first found this recipe while preparing a dish for his beloved wife....more

Bottle gourd and tomato curry

Mildly spice bottle gourd and tomato curry...more

The Best Dried Chillies!

Photo credit: Nancy Anne HarbordToday I want to introduce you to one of my absolute favourite online food shops, Chillies on the Web, which I am very excited to tell you has just become one of this blog’s sponsors....more

Easy Protein Bars

Amber @ Fit, Foodie RunsRecipe: http://www.fitfoodieruns.com/recipe/easy-protein-bars/I will confess, I didn’t feel bad for serving chocolate to my kids for breakfast.Maybe because it’s so darn yummy or maybe because the chocolate was served with lots of protein. Either way, I was game and so were the kids....more

How To Grow Your Own Pink Mushrooms

Photo credit: Nancy Anne HarbordLook at these bad boys!!My darling brother bought me the best present ever. A grow-your-own, pink oyster mushroom kit. For a few years now I have been experiencing the joy of collecting wild mushrooms, much of which is documented on this blog, but growing has not been a part of that hobby. It is now!...more

Matcha Chia Glow

Let’s talk about cravings vs. hunger.I recently went to Miami and did a mini cleanse leading up to my trip to make sure I was looking and feeling good ...more

Greek Rainbow Chard Burritos

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Peaches and Cream: A Healthy Version

I love peaches. Just the word "peaches" makes me think of summer orchards in the country, full of plump, sweet peaches, ready to be picked and eaten. I consider myself one lucky girl when it comes to peaches, since I live in Georgia and near South Carolina. And you can bet I’ve had some of the best peaches this summer!...more
Considering I have about 40 Palisade, Colorado organic peaches in my possession, I think this is ...more