Favorite Garlic Knots

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These classic tasty garlic knots are a thing of perfection. An absolute crowd pleaser! You wouldn’t believe how good this is!!! A family favorite. Kids favorite. Neighborhood favorite. Guests favorite. Potluck favorite.  Has been for at least 10 years. No kidding.   You could use store bought pizza dough instead but the result might not be […]

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Baked Beet Chips

crispy and crunchy homemade beet chips baked in the oven

These baked beet chips are an amazingly healthy snack that is incredibly crunchy, crispy and it’s good for you!!!  Still going strong with resolutions, but at times I crave for some sugary or salty or crispy snack. Beet chips to my rescue. Guilt free, nutritious, delicious, easy…heck YES!!! Slice, bake, eat <—  as easy as […]

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Tuscan Shrimp and Spinach Soup

comforting bowl of Tuscan shrimp and spinach soup

The perfect way to cozy up this winter! It is amazingly comforting, quick and everyone will beg for seconds. This shrimp soup is the YUMMIEST! How do I know? I made a sauce version to be served on pasta which is probably the best sauce ever. I have been soaking chunks of crusty bread and enjoying […]

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Tandoori Roasted Chickpeas

Spicy, tangy, crunchy and highly addictive chickpeas that tastes like tandoori chicken!!!!! Happy 2018! The first week of New year…reality. Healthy yet satisfying snacks but without compromising on flavor.  I LOVE this chickpeas. We have been eating batches of these all through December, just to make sure they are perfect for you. These taste just […]

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5 Minute Caramel Walnuts

5 minutes, 5 ingredients, one pan caramel walnuts that are chewy, crisp, salty and not-too-sweet!! The simplest of recipes. It’s so easy, its ridiculous.  These are perfect for your cheese board or over ice cream / pancakes / waffles or with popcorn or over crostini or just a snack (the best!!!).   Or wrap them in […]

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Toasted Tortellini Bites

Crispy exterior and a soft cheesy interior, these bites will make a great appetizer for all your Holiday parties. It is December. The season for get-togethers, pot lucks and parties. Bite sized food are always fun. Perfect when you are holding that glass of wine in one hand. Store-bought refrigerated tortellini, crusted and deep fried.  The […]

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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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