Palak Chicken Kofta

AKA…chicken meatballs in spinach sauce.  You guys!  Please tell me that you are going to make it this weekend.  Major YUM… Enjoy with any flat bread to mop up all the sauce and while you are at it, lick you fingers too.  It’s that GOOD. Let the process not overwhelm you.  Step 1 – blanch spinach […]

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Ridiculously Healthy Horchata

A healthy twist to the classic Mexican beverage, AKA..almond rice milk.  Light, creamy and so yummy.  Dates add a lovely sweetness making this a delicious drink, plain.  Cinnamon is traditional, but… I took the cardamom route. Mmmm.  Squeezing the milk out might be a little time consuming. But, so worth the effort.  YUM.  Drink plain or […]

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Pineapple-Meyer Lemonade Slushie

Amazing, homemade slushie! A healthier and delicious way to indulge in a frozen treat.  Fall? Not yet.  Trying to squeeze in as much summer as possible!!! Can ya blame me? 😎🍹😍 Let’s chat slushie!  Made with golden (you see a theme here?) summer pineapple and Meyer lemons.  This is crazy delicious and you’re sipping fruit and […]

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Avocado Naan

  Amazingly soft and fluffy avocado naans cooked in a skillet. Bonus, they are surprisingly easy to make.  You guys.  I have a major avocado problem.  Or not!!!  Don’t you love a good, homemade naan? Or, is it just me?  Fresh, hot of a skillet that’s  soooo soft and fluffy. Many a times, all I […]

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Black Forest Cake Overnight Oats

A cool, refreshing breakfast on a hot day. Everyone’s favorite classic Black forest cake, but, healthier…much healthier in the form of over night oats.  Cake for breakfast??? Bonus points if it is no-cook and cold.  And, guilt-free.   Yessss. You are in for a surprise!!! This taste just as a slice of black forest cake. Sweet!   […]

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Baked Chicken Avocado Meatballs

Soft and easy chicken meatballs as appetizers or main, served with barbecue / marinara sauce. Today it is meatball time! Not beef. Not pork. Not veal. Not turkey.  Lean ground chicken.  Healthy but can be a little dry. Not these babies. Mashed ripe avocado is mixed into the ground chicken for some healthy fat and […]

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Avocado Toast Jars

A portable version of  the most popular food trends.  Avocado toast to go! #Avocadotoast has over 400,000 posts on Instagram. Because Well, hello! A portable version…might come to close second.  I bake these jars while I’m getting ready.  And, grab it to go To eat in the car. Work. School. My favorite part- “No recipe […]

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Ridiculously Healthy Summer Fruit Crisp

Dairy-free, gluten-free, vegan, no-added fat and no-added sugar. Sweet, ripe mangoes and peaches topped with oat-nut-date streusel and baked for a healthy and guilt-free breakfast, dessert or snack.  The perfect summer fruit crisp. It’s fast, healthy and uses in-season fruits. And it’s just freaking GOOD! No butter. No oil. No sugar. No flour.  Really?? Yessss.  Artificial […]

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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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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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