Chicken Tawook Salad with Lemon Sumac Dressing

This salad is an exact...more

Dehydrated Sriracha + Garlic Kale Chips

I’ve been wanting a food dehydrator for like ever now. Originally, my obsession started with the want to dehydrate my leftover herbs from my garden after the summer, then it was to make homemade fruit leathers and then I became intrigued by raw cooking. Yet I just could never bite the bullet and buy one ....more

Lebanese Garlic Sauce

Calling all my fellow garlic loving people! If you’ve had carry out or dined-in at a Middle Eastern restaurant, you were most likely given small cups of this heavenly, fluffy garlic sauce- aka toum. Its a condiment that can be used as a dip, spread or whisked into salad dressings ....more

Shish Tawook

Or chicken taouk, or Lebanese marinated chicken kebabs or heaven on a stick. You choose. Lebanese cuisine is at the tippy-top of my favorites ....more

Whole Wheat Spaghetti with Zucchini + Spinach Almond Pesto Sauce

I’m hoping for a repeat of last weekend, because we pretty much had the best weekend ever. I know it’s Friday and the beginning of a new weekend but I’m still reminiscing over the one we had last. It was a weekend filled to the brim with sunshine,...more

Grilled Radicchio, Bell Pepper + Olive Panzanella

Last week, I may have made one of the best panzanella of my life. I was on a mission for a colorful, flavorful bread salad and (toot!) I think I nailed it. In the summer months I like nothing more than to make panzanella my main meal while sipping a chilled glass of white wine on my back deck ....more

30-minute Chicken Sausage + Italian Vegetable Kebabs

Kebab threading is therapeutic. Not only is sticking vegetables and hunks of meat oddly calming but it’s has this way of allowing me to take out my aggression on...more

5-Ingredient Barbecue Bacon Baked Beans + All-Clad Giveaway

Do you have any idea how hard it is to make something from scratch using only FIVE ingredients? Really hard. Okay, well maybe I should elaborate to say that it’s difficult to make a Memorial Day barbecue-friendly dish (think potato salad or mac and cheese) and only using 5 ingredients ....more

Oven Braised Beer Brats

Make me choose between hot dog or brat and I’ll go for the brat every.single.time. Mustard (hold the ketchup), extra onion and pickled jalapenos please and thank you. With Memorial Day weekend fast approaching, I was thinking you may be planning and strategizing your party menu ....more

Apricot Glazed Chicken

Super simple is the name of the game here. If you’re looking for a crazy easy recipe that all you have to do is season, mix, bubble and baste- then it’s your lucky day! Because that’s just about all the skill level needed to make this chicken dish ....more