Kookoo Sabzi with Kale, Walnuts and Barberries

Kookoo Sabzi is a Persian dish usually make with different kinds of greens such as spinach, lettuce, and parsley, just to name a few.  My friend Hegi told me that she was making Kookoo Sabzi with Kale, so I decided to try it. I liked how sweet it tasted, the sauteed onions, which are not […]

Beef Stew

I was cleaning the fridge the other day and stumbled up on a bunch of vegetables.  So I decided to make a beef stew. I was planing on making Ghaymen, a Persian beef stew that day (you can check out the recipe here), but a beef stew with vegetables sounded better. And I was glad I […]

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipe

This super easy and quick grilled chicken recipe is the perfect way to end a busy day. I hope you get to try this recipe and enjoy it! Prep time: 3 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients: 1 lb of thinly cut chicken breast Salt and Pepper to taste 1/2 tsp of Italian […]

Grilled Stuffed Mushrooms

Yum, yum, yum… these babies are so good. I make them every time I have mushrooms. I can’t believe it took me this long to post this recipe.  They make the perfect appetizer or side dish. Here is an added bonus, mushrooms are loaded with vitamin D. For this reason I try to include mushrooms […]

Almond Butter

It is so easy to make almond butter. All you need is almonds, a good food processor, and 15 to 20 minutes of your time and you will have homemade almond butter that you can eat as a snack or use as an ingredient in a recipe. I like to eat almond butter with just […]

Oven Roasted Almonds

I love the taste and smell of freshly roasted almonds. More importantly, I love how easy it it to make a healthy snack.  My husband and I go through 2 -3 pounds of almonds a week. I always thought that the almonds we bought at the store were not fresh and too salty. So I […]

Blueberry Muffins

These are muffins you will not feel bad giving to your children for breakfast . In this recipe, I substituted the butter with coconut oil and the sugar with honey. I also substituted half the flour with ground walnuts. I hope you get to try this recipe and enjoy it. Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook […]