Recipes

Pumpkin Pie Popsicles

October 30, 2014
Spiderpops

‘Tis the month of pumpkin, we all know. And if you live in the south, you also know that our weather is a roller coaster of chilly and warm days. One day we’re freezing in boots and jackets and the next day we’re sweating in short sleeves and jeans – and not quite convinced to […]

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Shrimp Pasta With Butternut Squash Sauce

October 14, 2014
Foodblog-1940

This post is sponsored by The Shrimp Council As autumn settles in, comfort foods are suddenly on the mind. And I’m starting to crave all things orange! To satisfy both cravings, I had a pasta party featuring this shrimp pasta with a smoky, cheesy butternut squash sauce. This recipe is not super heavy – there […]

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Easy Lentil Tacos

October 8, 2014
Foodblog-1724

Preschool is way, way underrated y’all. I can’t even describe how nice it is to have a consistent two days a week where I know I can schedule appointments, work on the blog and actually create again. Unlike having a babysitter, I can actually be at HOME while Mazen is out. (It’s so surreal to […]

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Homemade Coconut O’s Snack Balls

October 7, 2014
Snack-Balls

This post is sponsored by General Mills After making my homemade Cheerios-like toasted oats cereal a while back I pondered how to eat the precious O’s I cut by hand. I could splash some ice-cold milk on top of them and crunch away – they’d be gone in 5 minutes flat. Instead I decided to […]

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Perfect Scrambled Eggs

September 23, 2014
Eggs-post

It’s no secret that since Mazen was born I have had a love affair with eggs. Call it a physiological craving or a random change of palate – I have no idea when my taste shifted from oatmeal to eggs. Of course I still love oatmeal and eat it each week (along with pancakes, French […]

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Herb + Cheese Meatloaf Muffins

September 10, 2014
Muffins

So many of my recipes come together on the spot without much of a plan. I furiously begin writing down ingredients and taking photos. These meatloaf muffins started out as meatballs. But halfway through making them I though it would be nice to have a jumbo meatball. And then I realized that a muffin tin […]

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Homemade Toasted Oat Cereal

September 9, 2014
ToastedOats

This conversation is sponsored by General Mills At the end of this post I alluded to making toasted oat cereal like Cheerios at home. Can it be done? Why, yes it can! This question dates back to my trip to General Mills when we had a discussion about real food. My definition is: In this […]

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