Persimmon, Goat Cheese and Walnut Crostini

Honey butter toasted baguette topped with tangy goat cheese, sweet persimmons and candied sticky walnuts. An absolute crowd-pleaser!!!! If you’re in need of an easy appetizer for all your holiday parties, look no further. It is just the ULTIMATE crostini. Toasted baguette slices with salted honey butter (YES!!!!) and has crispy edges with a chewy […]

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Zucchini Medhu Pakoda

Authentic South Indian style pakodas but with a twist!!  Zucchini medhu pakodas = Soft zucchini fritters Its deep fried…along with spices, you know it’s gonna be good.  Especially on a cool day.  Yes, I’m totally one of those wierdos who shares a late summer zucchini recipe when the rest of the world has hopped onto […]

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Pesto Chicken Calzone

Crunchy, yet soft crust encasing cheesy pesto chicken filling. These calzones are what I make when I have leftover cooked chicken. Happy Halloween peeps!!! All the trick-or-treaters need filling yet comforting dinner , right? (Well, even if they prefer to happily munch away on candy). So, I try to make it fun, easy to eat […]

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Turkey Ranch Pinwheels

These pinwheels will rock the lunch table! They are filled with turkey, cheddar, carrot and lettuce for an easy, quick and healthy school lunch! Bringing yet another lunch box fav. When it comes to school lunch, I am a lover of two things: Quick and easy  No prep required <– even better So, this is […]

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Pizza Stromboli Meal Prep

  Delicious and fun meal prep boxes. Store-bought pizza dough turned into a not-your-traditional-pizza that are perfect for school lunch or eaten hot.  Obviously, I have pizza on my mind!!  Endless possibilities and fun variations.  Always delicious.  Pack a few slices in your child’s lunch box along with other healthy snacks.  Because, kids love to […]

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Mini, Crispy, Garlic Buttered Pizzas

These mini pizzas feature a thin, crisp, garlic buttered tortilla crust and then filled with cheese…lots of cheese.  Kids love anything bite sized!!! Anything that can be stuffed into their mouth. What if it is pizza??  Yes, yes, yes.  The tortilla crust is double baked for guaranteed crispiness.  Pepperoni is totally optional. Skip if your […]

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Creepy Pizza Hands

Bloody, burnt hands!! These hand shaped pizzas are perfect for Halloween. Happy almost October!!! What is Halloween, if ain’t something creepy?  So hi, creepy pizza hands! And you know I can never run out of creative Halloween treats. You’re welcome for that. Pizza = round  Let’s think beyond the box (a square box that is)!!!! […]

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Turkey Sandwich on a stick

Fun, portable turkey sandwiches!!!  Sandwich on a stick, I love you.  Plain old, boring turkey sandwich cut into cubes and skewered.  Aaand children devour these.  Anything on a stick is always fun. Don’t you think so?  Bonus, it looks tooooo good.  More of a concept than a recipe.  Totally customizable with your (or your child’s ) […]

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Amazingly Crispy Buttermilk Fried Popcorn Chicken

An amazingly crispier, spicier version of your favorite popcorn chicken!!!!  My kids have been stuffing their face every time.  It vanishes right before my eyes…. So freaking good, EPIC. I really wanted to share with some friends, who I know will devour this.  But, my dear family wipe it clean.  How can a deep fried chicken […]

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Spicy, Sesame Snake Breadsticks

Slightly creepy, fun, crispy, crunchy breadsticks, with a hint of spice!!!  Hey, I baked up some snakes.  Sorry, I had too… Husband went “I know that Halloween is in the air, when there are critters baking” He’s so true!!! I get carried away every Halloween season ( season, is it??? Well in our home, it is!) […]

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