Category Archives: recipes

You Need to know about this No-Knead Bread!

Ok, so I posted a picture on my facebook page a few weeks ago, and figured it was time to get it up on the blog. The original recipe can be found here. It is one of the most fun … Continue reading

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Hummus that will make you happy, everytime.

Buying hummus at the store used to be good enough for me…until I had the hummus at Azar’s – the local Middle Eastern restaurant – and a darn good one at that. But then sometimes you are driving by and … Continue reading

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Beans, beans the magical fruit…

Let me start with a quick revision of the popular bean-song: (feel free to sing along!) “Beans, beans the magical fruit, if you soak them properly, then you won’t toot! But your body will thank you for how you feel, … Continue reading

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Just finished a Finnish coffee braid…

This recipe is from a fellow (though far superior) food blog that I adore: http://desertcandy.blogspot.com/ She explores and explains her love of Middle Eastern cooking, one of my personal favs. I love how much thought and care she puts into … Continue reading

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The “No Turning Back” Brown Rice…

I say this because, well, we rarely make rice any other way..it’s just too¬†easy…and too yummy to be inspired to do it other ways. And we even own a rice maker!! This is one of those recipes of mystical origin. … Continue reading

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Do you want THIS for breakfast?

I’ve tried a few recipes to unlock the secrets of a yummy, soft on the inside bagel and I think I’ve finally found it! It’s a pretty efficient little recipe, maybe a couple hours long. No fermenting in the fridge … Continue reading

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Delicious and Simple Roasted Tomato soup

Yummy, homemade roasted tomato soup demystified! Tomato soup, for me, has always been a mysterious concoction, usually via a can and with a list of ingredients it would take a day and half to read and longer to learn how … Continue reading

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