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Carrot Cake with Avocado Oil and Flaxseed

We love carrot cake, especially when there is a layer of cream cheese frosting…a thin layer of cream cheese frosting is all we need, this way it will not take all the credit from […]

Homemade Crackers and HOPE Hummus

First of all I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving with your love ones…my “couple” weeks off turned out to be almost one month…I was on vacation in Taiwan for 2 weeks and […]

November 28th, 2016|Categories: Bread, Make Ahead|Tags: , , , , |22 Comments

Ice Cream Swiss Roll

This is a fun Swiss roll, especially during the hot weather. And the best part of it, is that you can prepare way in advance and store in the freezer until you are […]

Star and Flower Shaped Toasts

Do you like toasts? I mean the ones that are crispy and crunchy and are stored inside an airtight container. The kind which you can spread pate, brie cheese, jam and so on…they are […]

April 4th, 2016|Categories: Bread|Tags: , , , , , |21 Comments

Caramelized Garlic

I hope you all had a great holidays, and yes, I am back…and this week I am sharing with you a condiment that is very useful and flavorful…I must confess this is one of […]

January 11th, 2016|Categories: Condiment, Make Ahead|Tags: , , , , |22 Comments

Lemon Cilantro Dressing

Do you find yourself with lots of cilantro? Here is what you can do with it…Lemon or lime cilantro dressing…it is so easy and so good.

This dressing in one of the easiest and […]

September 14th, 2013|Categories: Condiment, Make Ahead|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Lemon Cilantro Dressing

Parmesan Tuiles

These Parmesan tuiles or crisp are very simple to make and they are sure very tasty and elegant when added to any salad, especially Caesar salad.

You can always add a variety of herbs […]

September 4th, 2013|Categories: Make Ahead|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Parmesan Tuiles