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Pink Tahini in a golden bowel

Pink Tahini

Once upon a time, I used to hate beets. Maybe it was because my grandma used to say the stains ruined her nice tablecloth. BUT

Healthy Caramel Dip a fingure holding strawberry

Healthy Caramel Dip

If you have been following me for a while, you probably know how much I LOVE dates. So I am always looking for fun and

Pita chips in a brown bowl

Homemade Pita Chips

A crunchy and delicious recipe for Homemade Pita Chips! The perfect solution for a day-old pita, easy to make and completely customizable. Pita Chips are so

avocado on toast and chili on the side

Avocado on Toast

You can never go wrong with avocado toast! Creamy avocado spread on toasted fresh bread is one of my favorite quick meals or snacks. It

pumpkin spread in a bowl

Tirshi (Pumpkin Salad-Spread)

Delicious salad-spread originally from Tunisia and Morocco. Great as an appetizer or as a side dish. I love to serve it on Friday’s dinner together

Homemade Berries- Chia Jam

I love homemade jams, especially when it is so easy to make, like in this recipe. Unlike traditional canned jam, this recipe comes together in

Vegetarian Chopped Liver

Vegetarian Chopped Liver

Don’t tell anyone, but I think I like this better than the real thing. This vegetarian chopped liver tastes fantastic. You won’t miss the meat.

Labaneh dip on a plate

Labaneh

Labaneh is the Middle Eastern version of cream cheese, and making it is simple! You need a quality full-fat yogurt and a cheesecloth. Feeling fancy?

Beet- Horseradish

If you’re wondering how to make this Passover condiment from scratch, fear not. However, raw horseradish can be hard on the eyes and sinuses, much

Tzatziki (Greek Yogurt Sauce)

Greece will always have a warm place in my heart. Is it the beautiful beaches? The food? The Mediterranean vibe? Probably all of these things…

yellow tahini in a bowl

Yellow Tahini Sauce

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know that I am in love with tahini. In the past, I’ve posted tahini cookies,

Pink Hummus

A healthy, homemade recipe with the delicious flavor and color of beets. *Warning* This dish will steal the spotlight at your next gathering! All opinions

tahini

Tahini Sauce

Tahini sauce is super easy to make, super healthy, and there are so many ways you can use it. All opinions are always 100% honest

avocado salad on toast

Avocado and Chickpea Salad

I love making this salad and could eat this every day. The salad could not be simpler to make and can be enjoyed all by

My Mom’s Charoset

My parents were supposed to come to Seattle and celebrate Passover with us. We had been planning this visit for almost 6 months. I was

egg salad on toast

My Favorite Egg Salad

I really think that a bowl of egg salad makes the perfect brunch, but it is also a nice upgrade to any sandwich. Everyone has

hummus on a plate with egg

5-Minute Hummus

In the Middle East, hummus is traditionally eaten for breakfast. Humusiyot (hummus restaurants) usually open early in the morning and close around noon when they

Two Ingredients Halvah Spread

Two Ingredients Halvah Spread

This recipe was created in an attempt to make healthier spreads for my kids’ sandwiches. A sweet, dense tahini-based spread, you will not believe how

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Blueberry Muffins with Streusel in a pan

Blueberry Muffins with Streusel

Quit spending all your money at Starbucks and make your own blueberry muffins at home! These muffins are quick and easy, bursting with blueberries and

Fattoush salad in a bowl

Fattoush Salad

ck}This Fattoush Salad recipe is so good! A classic Middle Eastern salad and one of my all-time favorites. The signature and most important ingredient is

Chocolate Caramel Matzo Brittle

Chocolate Caramel Matzo is the Passover dessert winner! What can be better than buttery caramel and melted chocolate? Consider yourself warned; this stuff is dangerously

Matzo Granola in a jar

Matzo Granola

This matzo granola is so good, and a great way to use those matzo leftovers. The crumbled matzo replaces the typical rolled oats and becomes