Red Quinoa Salad

Quinoa has a lot of great health benefits. It is a good source of protein, fiber and iron, just to name a few. This red quinoa salad is a great way to introduce and add quinoa to

Moroccan White Beans

These Moroccan white beans are my kind of food. They are easy, healthy and absolutely delicious. They can be ready in under 30 minutes with very little effort and ingredients. Speaking of ingredient, the of cumin, garlic and tomatoes give these beans a lot of aroma and flavor.

Moroccan Potato Pancakes

Moroccan potato pancakes are also called “maakouda”. They are usually served as an appetizer or side dish. We like to serve them with fish or kebabs.  They also taste great by themselves as a snack with some plain yogurt or wrapped in lettuce.

Moroccan Beet Salad

Moroccan Beet Salad is a simple, healthy and beautiful side dish to add to your dinner table. Beet salad is often served as a side dish/salad along with other salads. Because beets are so sweet,

Broccoli And Cauliflower Gratin

Broccoli and cauliflower are a great source of vitamin C. But let’s be honest, they can be just a tad boring. Making them into a gratin will jazz them up a bit and give them more flavor. Also, this broccoli and cauliflower gratin is a great substitute for Mc & Cheese if you are looking […]

Olive Hummus

I have been buying Olive Hummus for years. It is my absolute favorite dip. Although, I have to say, I am not really big on hummus. But add some olives and I am in love. Actually, since I have a middle eastern background, anything with olives does it for me.

Grilled Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Grilled mushrooms have a distinct taste when they’re grilled. So whenever I have a barbeque, I make sure I throw a few mushrooms on the grill. These Grilled Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms are easy to make, don’t require a lot of ingredients, yet loaded with flavor.

Cheese and Olive Swirls

Cheese and Olive Swirls is the perfect appetizer for any occasion or holiday.  In fact you should always have a few swirls recipes on hand for quick and easy appetizers or deserts. Imagine this scenario, it’s Friday night,

Sauteed Mushroom and Garlic

Sauteed Mushroom and Garlic is an easy and healthy side dish that take minutes to prepare. It goes really well with grilled chicken and steamed rice, or you can even add it to a salad. I came up with this recipe the other day because I wanted an easy side dish to my grilled chicken. […]

Moroccan Olive Dip

This Moroccan Olive Dip is a great appetizer for any occasion especially if you love olives. I am using 2 types of olives in this recipe. Green Olives and Kalamata Olives, but you can use any olive combination you would like.

Roasted Potatoes and Mushrooms

I have been wanting to share this roasted potatoes and mushrooms recipe for a while. I make thses potatoes a lot summer time. They’re super easy and of course delicious.  They go really well with grilled chicken or fish. I also like to serve them as a potato salad especially when we go to the beach.