Bean and Shrimp Pomodoro

Quick week night dinner that comes together in 30 minutes or less! Tomato sauce cooked with shrimp and garbanzo beans and served over pasta. Pomodoro is a version of a basic tomato sauce made with pureed tomatoes and simmered for a longer time. This sauce comes together in less than 30 minutes, if you have […]

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Chicken Kurma Inspired Ramen

Not your everyday ramen! Soul warming chicken noodle soup simmered with chicken kurma as an inspiration. Chicken and carrots cooked in a super flavorful thick and creamy broth served along with instant ramen noodles. Kurma is a coconut based Indian curry traditionally made with chicken, mutton, egg or vegetables. It is not a super spicy […]

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Sriracha Shrimp Scampi

Spicy sriracha sauce and loads of garlic add a flavorful twist to Shrimp scampi! A quick dinner that comes together in less than 10 minutes. Serve hot with crusty bread. I love cooking elaborate time consuming dinners. But, sometimes time doesn’t cooperate as much with all the homework and after school activities. On such occasions, […]

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Mini Pepperoni Spaghetti Pizzas

All time favorite Pizza but with spaghetti as the base. Perfect for kids of all ages! Which kid does not like pizza? Or an adult for that matter! Your leftover spaghetti from last night’s dinner is  transformed into a portable mini pizza that kids are gonna adore:) Toss cooled cooked spaghetti with egg, shape into […]

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Sushi Mice

Not-so-spooky mice made out of sushi, a great addition for the Halloween gathering! Aren’t these guys adorable? Well, not everything has to be creepy and spooky for Halloween. We can have some fun critters wandering around. Both kids and adults are sure to gather around these cuties:) I always make sushi for kids with leftover […]

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Thai Shrimp Tacos with Coconut-Curry Sauce and Cabbage-Scallion Slaw

Scrumptious Shrimp tacos with Thai red curry sauce, cabbage-scallion slaw and crunchy roasted peanuts/cashews. This recipe is a twist on my family favorite Thai Shrimp Noodle Soup! We love this recipe so much, that it seems to appear quiet often for dinner. So, I set out to capture those flavors into a another fam favorite, Tacos! […]

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Fiery Chicken on Hummus

Hummus topped with chicken cooked with 3 kinds of chili peppers and cayenne powder and then garnished with grated boiled egg! Serve with pita bread or chips. Hummus is a wonderful dip for almost anything but sometimes it needs a PIZZAZZ!!! Enter our Fiery chicken!! Chicken cooked with loads of chili peppers, cayenne and paprika. […]

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Baked Avocado Chicken Meatballs in Barbecue sauce

Easy baked meatballs with ground chicken and avocado. Serve with barbecue sauce on the side or coat the meatballs with sauce and spear with toothpicks. CLICK HERE for a revised recipe that goes great with barbecue and marinara sauce. We all know that avocados are one of the super foods. My friend Helen Nichols from well-beingsecrets has a […]

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Sweet Potato and Broccoli Nuggets

A change from the same old chicken nuggets. Crispy outside and soft inside, these nuggets are made with nutritious sweet potato and broccoli. Enjoy them hot with ketchup or just as is! Bored of chicken nuggets? A nutritious veggie alternative  will get even the picky eaters eat their veggies. Their is no cooking the veggies […]

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Indian Style Fried Chicken Sandwiches

Crunchy Southern Fried chicken topped with a cool spicy slaw served on a soft bun, with an Indian twist! Mmmm…. Crispy and crunchy fried chicken, cool and creamy slaw on a soft bun! How can anyone not love a fried chicken sandwich? Now, take that and add Indian flavors, it is comfort food gone n-fold!!! […]

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