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Vegan Colorful Rainbow Pasta Salad

Vegan Colorful Rainbow Pasta Salad

It’s only fair to share… This fresh and colorful Rainbow Pasta Salad is full of veggies like beets, broccoli corn and carrots and drizzled with a light orange-herb vinaigrette! Shanghai’s rainy gloom has finally lifted and the sun is out in full force. That means let’s put away the heavy […]

Easy Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup

Easy Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup

It’s only fair to share… Easy Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup tastes so much better than anything you’ll ever buy.    What’s better than canned Cream of Mushroom Soup? Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup! So creamy and so simple to make it’s the perfect compliment to any dinner on a cold […]

One Pot Kale and Mushroom Pasta

One Pot Kale and Mushroom Pasta

It’s only fair to share… Nothing beats a healthy bowl of One Pot Kale and Mushroom Pasta for dinner! Loaded with mushrooms and kale you can add chorizo or chicken for your protein. Totally delicious and totally versatile!   Sometimes a recipe is passed down from generation to generation. Other […]

Best Ever Banana Bread with Orange Blossom

Best Ever Banana Bread with Orange Blossom

It’s only fair to share… Bite into by far the Best Ever Banana Bread you’ll ever make! This Best Ever Banana Bread with Orange Blossom is exactly what a good banana bread should taste like. It has a crunchy top with a moist and flavorful center. Bite into by far the best Banana […]

Maghmour (Lebanese Eggplant- Vegan)

Maghmour (Lebanese Eggplant- Vegan)

It’s only fair to share… 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. […]

St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Shake Whoopie Pies

St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Shake Whoopie Pies

It’s only fair to share… These St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Shake Whoopie Pies are the most delicious St. Patrick’s Day dessert you’ll ever make! And the mint cream filling is OMG good! Like a Shamrock Shake only a million times more delicious. Share one with a friend or keep them all […]

Roasted Garlic Soup with Fried Garlic Chips

Roasted Garlic Soup with Fried Garlic Chips

It’s only fair to share…**Recipe Update! Revised recipe and new photos! Still love this Roasted Garlic Soup!!** Even with four heads of garlic, you’ll be surprised by the mild flavor of this delicious Roasted Garlic Soup with Fried Garlic Chips     It’s another freezing day here. I was called […]

EASY Strawberry Shortcakes

EASY Strawberry Shortcakes

It’s only fair to share… EASY Strawberry Shortcakes are absolutely delicious and so easy! Make the shortcakes in a food processor! Just add lots of strawberries and whipping cream! I love Strawberry Shortcakes! There’s a Strawberry Festival in Toledo every year that I used to love to go to. I […]

15 Minute Kohlrabi Fritters

15 Minute Kohlrabi Fritters

It’s only fair to share… 15 Minute Kohlrabi Fritters are made from kohlrabi and carrots and have a a subtle hint of Indian flavor! Serve it with a fresh Yogurt Sauce! I’ve learned a lot about vegetables working with Goma Greens. I’m a native of Ohio. Toledo specifically. Which isn’t […]

10 Minute Rosemary Parmesan Crisps

10 Minute Rosemary Parmesan Crisps

It’s only fair to share…  10 Minute Rosemary Parmesan Crisps are so easy to make! Add them to soup, salads or enjoy them straight off the baking sheet! There are a million reasons to make these 10 Minute Rosemary Parmesan Crisps! First and foremost they’re seriously not as complicated to […]

Lebanese Lentil Soup (Vegan)

Lebanese Lentil Soup (Vegan)

It’s only fair to share… Lebanese Lentil Soup is a vegan soup packed with lentils, potatoes, carrots, celery, cilantro, cumin and lots of lemon. It’s perfect for lunch or dinner! My mom makes a lot of Lebanese Lentil Soup- mainly during Ramadan but the rest of the year she rarely […]

15 Minute Asian Noodle Salad

15 Minute Asian Noodle Salad

It’s only fair to share… Asian Noodle Salad is traditionally made with chemical filled ramen noodles. Skip all of those chemicals and use rice vermicelli noodles for a healthy and delicious salad ready in 15 minutes! I love this Asian Noodle Salad. I’ve had lots of variations of it over the years […]