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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10-Minute Thai Curry Noodle Soup

10-minutes, one pan Thai curry noodle soup that tastes A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!!!! Alright, Thai food lovers. Who’s ready for the easiest, coziest noodle soup?   Cold, rainy day calls for hot, spicy soup!!! I love, love, love this soup.  Creamy, warm, easy, quick, spicy (mild).  And, it has veggies (spinach counts, right?)  You know that a soup is […]

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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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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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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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Tandoori Chicken Tortilla Pizza

Indian tandoori chicken on a Mexican tortilla made into an Italian Pizza!!! Can this pizza get anymore interesting? Meet the pizza of my dreams.  No yeast doughs. No screaming hot oven.  Plain flour tortilla, leftover tandoori chicken, a delicious dressing and CHEESE all cooked on a skillet.  A twist to my tandoori chicken sandwiches.   Skill […]

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Baked Chicken Avocado Meatballs

Soft and easy chicken meatballs as appetizers or main, served with barbecue / marinara sauce. Today it is meatball time! Not beef. Not pork. Not veal. Not turkey.  Lean ground chicken.  Healthy but can be a little dry. Not these babies. Mashed ripe avocado is mixed into the ground chicken for some healthy fat and […]

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Oven Baked Beet Falafel

The tastiest falafel ever! Fresh beets, garbanzo beans and spices baked into the most delicious and healthy snack.  Slightly crisp exterior with a soft, almost creamy yet light inside.   If you’d like healthy yet delicious snack, then this is your recipe.  May be a touch different from the authentic ones. Ain’t this place all about […]

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Crispy & Crunchy Buttermilk Fried Cauliflower

Vegetarian version of the classic buttermilk fried chicken. Crispy, crunchy, spicy cauliflower florets that are delicious as a snack or appetizer or side dish. When life gives you cauliflower… you deep fry ’em.  Dunk florets in a buttermilk marinade with spices (six to be precise)…. Plaster with some textured-flour… Let ’em crisp-up in hot oil… […]

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