Main Dishes

Asian Chicken with Bok Choy

Asian Chicken with Bok Choy

Asian Chicken with Bok Choy is a delicious change to your usual chicken dinner! You’ll love the simple Asian marinade. It’s the perfect dinner! Chicken is pretty easy to get in Shanghai. You can grab some at the market across the street if you’re brave. It’s super cheap and all […]

Maghmour (Lebanese Eggplant- Vegan)

Maghmour (Lebanese Eggplant- Vegan)

Maghmour is a delicious Lebanese Eggplant vegan dish   made with eggplants, tomatoes, onions and chickpeas. I love eggplants! How can you not? They are full of flavor, and taste delicious sautéed in a simple marinade or in a stew or as a dip Baba Ghanoush. One of my favorite ways […]

Mediterranean Salad in a Cauliflower Rice Bowl

Mediterranean Salad in a Cauliflower Rice Bowl

The ultimate healthy meal, Mediterranean Salad in a Cauliflower Rice Bowl will keep you full all day! Just add a dollop of humus and some roasted chickpeas!   Rice bowls have been all the rage lately! I’ve seen them all of our Pinterest and at various restaurants in Shanghai, like Egg. Rice […]

Bazella (Lebanese Stew with Peas)

Bazella (Lebanese Stew with Peas)

Bazella (Lebanese Stew with Peas) is a classic dish made of peas, beef, tomatoes, onion, cilantro and garlic served over Arabic Rice. The perfect dish to warm you up on a cold night! \ Bazella with Rice is one of my favorite Lebanese stews, yet I’ve only recently started making […]

Baked Taco Casserole

Baked Taco Casserole

Your family will love Baked Taco Casserole on Taco Night made with soft tortillas, flavorful meat and vegetables and a creamy bechamel sauce! This recipe came about because I had 2 packages of soft tortillas that have fallen apart. It would be impossible to roll them into nice little tacos. […]

One Pot Chicken Salisbury Steak

One Pot Chicken Salisbury Steak

One Pot Chicken Salisbury Steak is a delicious and lean version of your childhood favorite! Made with moist ground chicken, delicious carrots, and flavorful mashed potatoes- this will be your family’s favorite dinner! I grew up on Salisbury Steak in multiple forms. From eating it at Old Orchard elementary school […]

Vegan Pumpkin Chili

Vegan Pumpkin Chili

You don’t need meat or sour cream for this delicious Vegan Pumpkin Chili! It’s guaranteed to be a vegan lovers favorite- even if you’re not vegan! When I think of chili I think back to my college days of eating Wendy’s Chili with french fries and a Frosty. Those were […]

Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew

Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew

Easy and Hearty One Pot Beef Stew, full of seasonal vegetables and chunks of beef is the perfect winter meal! Don’t be intimidated by the time it takes to make it though. The flavours developed from a long slow simmer is worth the effort! I love a good Beef Stew in […]

Salisbury Steak

Salisbury Steak

Salisbury Steak is my childhood favorite! With plenty of mushrooms and onions, swimming in a thick beef gravy, Salisbury Steak is the perfect meal to warm up your family on a cold winter day!   I don’t think I’ve had Salisbury Steak since I was in elementary school. It was […]

Beginners Guide to a Perfect Thanksgiving Turkey 

Beginners Guide to a Perfect Thanksgiving Turkey 

 Make your first Thanksgiving Turkey with confidence. This simple Beginners Guide Roasted Turkey will leave you with a delicious and juicy turkey with no brining or basting required! Is this your first time making a Thanksgiving Turkey? Are you worried and scared? Don’t be! Making a turkey is not as hard […]

Lebanese Cabbage Rolls (Malfoof)

Lebanese Cabbage Rolls (Malfoof)

Lebanese Cabbage Rolls are delicious. If you’ve never had them you are really missing out! The flavor of the cabbage is really subdued in the cooking process, leaving you with a bundle of rice flavored with beef, tomatoes, garlic and mint. I have an overflow of vegetables in my refrigerator. Along […]