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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Banana Nut Muffin Overnight Oats

All the flavors of a banana nut muffin in your convenient overnight oats. Dairy free and vegan option. Overnight oats are the best!  Hot Summer days means cold-grab-and-go breakfasts. ‘Its sweet, creamy, hearty. Banana nut muffin, I mean, obviously. I promise.  Toast your oats….need to, got to, have to.   Skill level – Easy  Banana […]

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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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Skinny Mango Colada With (Optional) Jalapeños

Light and refreshing mango coladas with fresh mango puree and coconut water. Oh yes, these are served with jalapeños ice cubes!!! Summer is almost here. Gimme  flip flops, sunglasses, beach chair and some mango coladas! And drink away… it’s skinny…… Yessss. Place sliced jalapeños (I used red and green variety for photographic purposes) in ice cube […]

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Buttermilk Waffles With Bananas And Black Sesame

Sweet…Soft…Seedy…Tender…Waffles  Hands down this may be the best tasting waffle I’ve ever made.  And I make a lot of waffles (like Acorn Squash Waffles  / Chocolate Chip Avocado Waffles ) Toast sesame seeds -> do not skip this step. Place sesame seeds (white variety can be used too) in a dry skillet, cook over medium heat for 3-5 […]

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Baked Avocado Doughnuts With Chocolate-Avocado Glaze

Healthy-ish doughnuts with avocados in both doughnuts and glaze! The only thing better than a baked doughnut? Mmmm… addition of avocados Vanilla doughnuts with all the heathy fats from avocado and nothing else. Chocolate glaze with mashed avocado in the glaze…  Because at the end of the day, everything needs avocado…everything!  Notes: – Doughnut pans are a must […]

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Baked Egg & Tandoori Chicken Cups

Easy, cheesy and spicy baked eggs cups with leftover tandoori chicken. Delicious plain or spice it up with mint chutney!   Mmm, spicy eggs and lets load up on the jalapeños, shall we?? Leftover tandoori chicken from last night’s dinner… Some eggs, cheese and some jalapeños…YUM! I know, been ages since I posted something spicy […]

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Ridiculously Healthy Carrot & Oat Cookies

Made with 6 wholesome ingredients, these ridiculously healthy cookies are my easy solution when a cookie craving strikes!  (Disclaimer: a close up shot of the cookie, so looks a bit larger than the actual cookie) I love cookies And anything sweet ‘Tis bikini season So, a cookie that is sweet and chewy, yet out-and-out healthy […]

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Avocado & Tuna Burger with Thai Curry Mayo

Canned tuna and avocado patties, smothered with the most delicious Thai curry mayo, topped off with a fried egg – all in a burger.  Whoa, that’s a lot on a burger!  Seriously? It is YUMMMMMM!  That mayo…. is so darn tasty. The best part? It is all healthy ingredients (ok, except the mayo) The taste […]

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Baked Mango Cups with Honeyed Coconut Streusel

Simplicity at its best! Juicy ripe mango halves topped with honey-coconut-cashew-pistachio-oat streusel. Enjoy plain as a snack or with sweetened greek yogurt for breakfast or with vanilla ice cream for dessert. `Hellllllllo….. Mango season. I think we all know what a mango freak I am. Why is this the best fruit in the Universe?   […]

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