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Harissa Roasted Eggplant, Maple Tahini Dressing & Roasted Vine Tomatoes

Harissa Roasted Eggplant & Maple Tahini Dressing with Vine Tomatoes

Take three different flavors and textures & layer them to create something vibrant, creamy, satisfying. My Maple Tahini Dressing is one of my Fill Yer Fridge recipes – meaning that it is one of my staples that I usually have in the fridge to go on lots of foods. Great for veggies, great for Buddha […]

Broiled Eggplant with Tomatoes & Lentils

Broiled Eggplant, Tomatoes & Lentils

Some foods make me feel like a cat; I just wanna curl up around the bowl & purr. My recipe for Broiled Eggplant, Tomatoes & Lentils is just such a food. It’s easy to cook, hearty, healthy & a family pleaser. Awesome with some hearty bread, in a Buddha Bowl, as one of many appetizers […]

Baba Ganoush

Baba Ganoush

The smoky flavor in my Baba Ganoush comes from charring the Eggplant when cooking. While this recipe calls for baking planks of Eggplant in the oven and then putting them under a broiler for a few minutes I have also been known to char the Eggplant over a gas flame. Either way the skin gets […]

Harissa Chicken & Eggplant Stew served with a slab of homemade Bread

Harissa Chicken & Eggplant Stew

While I love looking at pictures of delicate plates of food on Instagram, I’ll gladly forego fancy, petite bites for a hearty stew & fresh rustic bread just about every day. This recipe is definitely a simple dish. It’s a thick, tomato based stew with diced chicken thigh & charred vegetables all simmering together. The […]

Mediterranean Farmers Market One-Pot

Mediterranean Farmers Market One-Pot

Anything with roasted or grilled eggplant smells like home to me. Babaganoush? Absolutely. Roasted Eggplants in Za’atar?  Definitely. This Rice & Grilled Eggplant dish is a cozy, comforting simple dish that makes my whole house smell fantastic. This summer dish takes all the veggies you bought at the Farmers Market that are in need of […]



There are some foods that hook you by their taste – think of testing ice cream blindfolded & it will be the flavor of that ice cream mixed with the creaminess & the cold that your palate will react to & you will know in an instant which ice cream tastes better than the rest. […]

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