Chicken Fingers

Just like most moms, I am always looking for creative ways to feed my little picky eater healthy meals. Since he loves chicken fingers or chicken nuggets, I came up with an easy, yet healthy recipe. Let’s face it, most pre-made chicken nuggets we buy from the freezer section are fried, full or fat and […]

Moroccan Kebab

This is a the traditional recipe for the Moroccan Kebab, or kuftah.  In Morocco, the butcher usually prepare the Kuftah for you with all the herbs and spices, and you just have to grill it at home. But you can make your own at home, it’s not that difficult. For grilling I used skewers for Kebabs, but if […]

Chicken and Green Squash Pasta

This Chicken and Green Squash Pasta recipe is easy, healthy and delicious.  Also, if you have picky eaters, who love pasta, this would be a great way to get them to eat their vegetables. I hope you get to try this recipe and enjoy it! Serves: 4 Prep Time: 10 Minutes Cook Time: 35 Minutes  Ingredients 1 Tbsp […]

Meat Balls

In this recipe, I combined a Moroccan technique with Persian spices.       Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 40 minutes       Ingredients 1 lb of lean Ground Beef (Preferably 95%) 2 Tomatoes Peeled and Diced 1/2 Onion Finely Chopped Salt, Pepper 1Tbsp of Ginger 1/2 Tsp of Saffron 1/2 Tsp of Cinnamon […]

Minestrone Soup

Minestrone soup is one my favorite soups to make winter nights. When I was in college, I used to buy the canned minestrone soup for a quick dinner so I could go back to my homework and projects. One day I decided to make my own. I tried many minestrone soup recipes, and created many […]

Fried Kebab

If you crave Kebab on a rainy day, this Persian Fried Kebab recipe is super easy and won’t require any grilling. More importantly, it is very delicious. Now of course if you prefer a healthier version, then grilling is a better cooking method. Persian Fried Kebab is usually served with steamed rice and fried tomatoes. To fry the tomatoes, cut […]