Main Dishes

One Pot 30 Minutes Smoked Salmon Chowder

One Pot 30 Minutes Smoked Salmon Chowder

The secret to my One Pot 30 Minutes Smoked Salmon Chowder? Fresh vegetables, the best smoked salmon and a spoonful of cream cheese to give it an extra creamy flavor! One Pot 30 Minutes Smoked Salmon Chowder transports me to Alaska, where the salmon is caught fresh everyday. Where the […]

One Pot Spaghetti Bolognese with Fresh Mozzarella 

One Pot Spaghetti Bolognese with Fresh Mozzarella 

One Pot Spaghetti Bolognese with Fresh Mozzarella cooks in 30 minutes, requires one pot and no draining and is absolutely delicious! We might be a Lebanese family but we are a pasta loving family! Fettuccine, lasagne, spaghetti… if it has noodles my family is going to love it. Spaghetti is […]

Vegan Chickpea Stew Recipe

Vegan Chickpea Stew Recipe

 This incredibly nutritious Vegan Chickpea Stew is loaded with vegetables and incredibly easy to make!    It’s hard to eat healthy and be a food blogger. I’m not a health food blogger (do I need to remind you of the yummy Salted Butterscotch Rice Krispie Treats from last week?) I guess […]

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 […]