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How to Make Perfect Lebanese Rice

How to Make Perfect Lebanese Rice

It’s only fair to share… You know you’re a Lebanese cooking goddess once you’ve mastered Authentic Lebanese Rice!   How hard can it be to make the perfect bowl of Lebanese Rice? For some people really hard (I won’t say names!) but there is no reason for that! The recipe and […]

Bazella (Lebanese Stew with Peas)

Bazella (Lebanese Stew with Peas)

It’s only fair to share… 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 […]

Baked Taco Casserole

Baked Taco Casserole

It’s only fair to share… 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 […]

10 Minute Cheesy Cauliflower Rice 

10 Minute Cheesy Cauliflower Rice 

It’s only fair to share… 10 Minute Cheesy Cauliflower Rice is not only easy to make but also low carb and super healthy! Are you looking for a fast, healthy and low carb side dish for dinner? You know for those days when you eat a Frank’s Red Hot Chicken […]

Lebanese Roasted Chickpeas

Lebanese Roasted Chickpeas

It’s only fair to share… Lebanese Roasted Chickpeas are a delicious and healthy way to add crunch and flavor to humus, salad or just to snack on! Like potato chips, the flavor options for Roasted Chickpeas are endless! I’ve seen spicy siracha flavored, beans sprinkled with za’atar, barbecue and even ranch […]

One Pot Chicken Salisbury Steak

One Pot Chicken Salisbury Steak

It’s only fair to share… 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 […]

Creamy Celery Parsley Soup

Creamy Celery Parsley Soup

It’s only fair to share… Celery Parsley Soup is the perfect soup to warm you up! The ingredients are simple, it’s easy to make and tastes extra special with a drizzle of olive oil and cracked black pepper. Have you ever opened the refrigerator to find not 1, not 2 […]

Marshmallow Cornflake Hearts

Marshmallow Cornflake Hearts

It’s only fair to share… Valentine’s Day Marshmallow Cornflake Hearts are the perfect way to say Will You Be Mine! Every kid (big and small) will love these No-Bake Cornflake Cookies My dear friend Sammi brought bright green Cornflake Wreaths for a Christmas Cookie Exchange. Before this day I had […]

Roasted Radishes and Carrots with Tahini Dijon Dressing

Roasted Radishes and Carrots with Tahini Dijon Dressing

It’s only fair to share… Think you hate radishes? Think again! Roasted Radishes and Carrots with Tahini Dijon Dressing is amazingly delicious! In the heirarchy of most popular vegetables I think radishes would rank somewhere below zucchinis but above lima beans. Yep, eaten raw they aren’t a very popular vegetable. […]

Lebanese Okra Stew

Lebanese Okra Stew

It’s only fair to share… If you love okra, you’ll love this stew! Lebanese Okra Stew with Beef (also known as Bamya) is a thick stew of okra, tomatoes, onion, garlic and beef, is traditionally served throughout Lebanon Mr. Nomad vehemently dislikes Lebanese Okra Stew. He never gave me a reason and in […]

Cardamom Chocolate Frosting

Cardamom Chocolate Frosting

It’s only fair to share… Cardamom Chocolate Frosting is so delicious it can be spread on everything from Arabic Coffee Brownies, to Chocolate Cupcakes and every other sweet creation on earth! It’s that good! A delicious Arabic Coffee Brownies is so good it needs to be dressed up and made to feel […]

Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting 

Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting 

It’s only fair to share… These Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting taste just as good as a cup of Arabic coffee! The center is perfectly gooey and the cardamom frosting is as heavenly as it gets! It’s that time again. After a number of fruity and lemony desserts, […]