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Chicken and Potatoes

Chicken and Potatoes

An Easy, Family Friendly Chicken and Potatoes Recipe made in the Instant Pot! Served with a quick tzatziki and a nice drizzle of olive oil. My daughter didn’t start getting her teeth until she was almost eleven months old (which is late). We loved her 

Dippy Eggs & Spicy Feta Provolone Soldiers

Dippy Eggs & Spicy Feta Provolone Soldiers

I can’t recall where I first learned about toast soldiers for dipping into soft boiled eggs but I remember thinking it was genius. My family did it a bit differently. Instead of boring plain toast, my mother would make a grilled cheese of sorts and 

Salted Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies + Cake in a Crate GIVEAWAY!!!

Salted Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies + Cake in a Crate GIVEAWAY!!!

Friends, it’s finally here. You can now order a pre-measured kit to make these pillowy, doughy, nutty, Tahini Chocolate Chip Cookies from Cake in a Crate! Life is damn good. Wait for it… they are gluten free, refined sugar free, and vegan. Mind. Just. Blown. 

Turkish Cilbir Toast

Turkish Cilbir Toast

Çilbir. This is right up my alley. I live for runny yolks, butter, and labne. I nearly fell off my chair when I came across this Turkish dish of poached eggs in a garlicy yogurt with aleppo spiked butter. It’s as if life gives you 

POPSICLE WEEK: Coconut Lychee Popsicles

POPSICLE WEEK: Coconut Lychee Popsicles

Popsicle. Ice pop. Freeze pop. Freezie (yeah Canada!). Ice Pole. Tip Top. Ice Candy. Potong. Whatever you may call it, they’re the quintessential Summer treat. You know your mom used to keep a Costco sized box of these in the freezer. After a week, there 

Chicken Shawarma Sandwich

Chicken Shawarma Sandwich

Chickity China the Chinese chicken. We’re going to see a Barenaked Ladies concert at the end of the month. Yes, Barenaked Ladies. Tas knows almost every word to all the songs on the Gordon album. It’s also an outdoor concert and I haven’t been to one 

Hawaij Fish Sandwich

Hawaij Fish Sandwich

Fithandwich. Brioche bun, Lay’s® Salt & Vinegar chippes, hawaij-spiced grilled mahi-mahi, tahini slaw. That is all.   Jokes. I’ll tell you about hawaij and this great tahini slaw. Yas. Tahini again. You know you love it. Hawaij, a Yemenite spice mixture usually used to spice 

Matza & Labne Toasts

Matza & Labne Toasts

Sometimes I prefer matza to bread. Keyword there is sometimes. It’s basically just a giant cracker with endless possibilities. So instead of my usual toast snacks I’ll have during the week, when passover comes around the matza is a-playin’. These are two of my go-to snacks. 

Overnight Tahini Oats

Overnight Tahini Oats

I do not photograph well. It’s a disease. My eyeballs start crossing, my cheeks tighten, my lip contorts, and you can visibly see my muscles contract. If I cover half of my face or if I just don’t look at the camera, it turns out 

Pickled Ramps w. Aleppo & Ramp Butter

Pickled Ramps w. Aleppo & Ramp Butter

    Managed to grab the last bunch of ramps at the farmers market. I’m pretty proud of myself. Especially because people go crazy as soon as they see ramps. It’s the quintessential spring vegetable. I basically skipped to the booth when I saw the poor last