Apple Pancake Cups

Pretty, fun pancakes baked in muffin cups with apple roses. Simple yet elegant for Valentines’ day or Mother’s day. Simple… Cute… Fun… easy… elegant… adorable…. Want to impress that special someone with an elegant breakfast? But, don’t like slaving over a hot stove? Then, look no further, peeps. These cups are just the cutest thing […]

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Shrimp Breakfast Burrito

Quick and easy burrito with cheesy scrambled eggs, spicy shrimp, store-bought salsa and creamy avocado. Delicious any time of the day! Happy Friday folks! Kauai was not only a stunning island but also home to the sweetest shrimp that I have ever tasted. They are raised in pristine salt water with no use of antibiotics […]

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Tweed Cake with Nutella Ganache

Vanilla buttermilk cake specked with dark chocolate and covered with a silky smooth Nutella ganache. Impress your sweetheart with an easy homemade cake and a finger-licking good ganache this valentines day! Hey folks…you’ll ready for Valentine’s day? Or is it too early? We are one of those procrastinators, who’ll wake up on Feb 13! Very […]

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Spicy, Cheesy, Easy Shakshuka with Gnocchi and Avocados

The title says it all! Quick and easy weeknight dinner with store bought gnocchi and jarred tomato sauce. Eggs are poached in a spicy tomato sauce with two kinds of cheese melted into it along with pillow soft gnocchi and topped with avocado. You might just find yourself making this every week:) Look what is […]

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Acorn Squash-Cardamom Muffins

Quick and easy muffins just got a little healthier with the addition of acorn squash, whole wheat flour, walnuts, greek yogurt and then flavored with fragrant cardamom. Sure to become your new go-to-muffin recipe. I’m so excited to share my most favorite muffin recipe with you’ll! Breakfasts are usually some kind of cereal or toast […]

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Dairy-Free Cranberry Milk

A dairy-free and seasonal twist to the classic strawberry milk. Hey folks……you’ll ready for some sweet, tart, refreshing and healthy milk. Just one thing, there is no real milk! Actually the inspiration for this post came from my trip to our local grocery store with my baby last week. I was at the dairy section […]

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Baked Parsnip Fries with Gochujang Ketchup

Simple, quick, easy, guilt-free parsnip fries served with a¬†guchujang ketchup. An all time favorite for kids of all ages! Happy Tuesday folks! I’m so excited to share this recipe with all of you. I have been making parsnip fries for a very long time, may be ever since Sophia was in kindergarten. She’s is eighth […]

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Cranberry-Coconut Smoothie Bowl

Tart, sweet, creamy and nutty smoothie made with fresh or frozen cranberries, coconut milk, coconut water, banana, almonds and honey, served in a fresh coconut! Hey folks… you’ll enjoying the long weekend? Yesterday (Jan 14) was the Indian harvest festival, Pongal or Shankranthi. Rice, lentils, sugarcanes are harvested during the month of January and given […]

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Beet and Garbanzo Bean Soup

A creamy good-for-you soup that is loaded with beets, garbanzo beans and spices. Perfect for this time of the year when all of us want some extra help with the new year resolutions, ¬†yet crave for something delicious and flavorful!   It’s raining cats and dogs in our neck of the woods. In fact, the […]

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Turtle Handpies

All the components of a turtle candy in the form a portable hand pie! Dulce de leche and chocolate wrapped in a salted pecan crust…finger licking good! Did you know there is a Costco in Kauai? Well, I didn’t. After we settled in our comfortable room, “can I have some water? All this humidity makes […]

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