Tag Archives: garlic

Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers make a protein-rich vegetarian meal even meat lovers will love. Packed full of healthy vegetables, fiber and protein, this dish is only 280 calories a serving. My family just loves quinoa…we can’t get enough of it. So when I saw this recipe … Continue reading

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Oven Roasted Garlic Brussels Sprouts

Oven Roasted Garlic Brussels Sprouts are the perfect side dish for any holiday meal. Seasoned with salt, pepper, garlic and olive oil, then slow-roasted until a deep golden brown. This easy side dish will convert even the biggest die-hard brussels sprouts hater. … Continue reading

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Chicken Gyros

Juicy, tender, marinated chicken piled high on a warm pita and topped with red onions, tomatoes, feta cheese, and homemade tzatziki sauce. This recipe is an easy and delicious way to recreate your favorite Greek chicken gyros at home. I love Greek … Continue reading

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Tzatziki Sauce

Tzatziki is a popular Greek sauce that traditionally accompanies gyros, souvlaki, and calamari. This cooling combination of Greek yogurt mixed with garlic, cucumber, lemon juice and mint is also wonderful served as an appetizer with pita wedges, a spread for sandwiches, or thinned out with … Continue reading

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Lemon Roasted Potatoes

Greek Style Lemon Roasted Potatoes are the perfect accompaniment to any meal. Crispy on the outside and tender on the inside. Lemon juice, lemon zest, and fresh dill give these potatoes a zingy and satisfying taste that lingers on your … Continue reading

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Spicy Soba Noodles with Chicken in Peanut Sauce

Spicy Soba Noodles with Chicken in Peanut Sauce is a quick and easy chicken dish that you can prepare in no time at all! I don’t know about you, but during the week I am so busy trying to fit in … Continue reading

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Farfalle Pasta with Sausage, Tomatoes, and Cream

Farfalle Pasta with Sausage, Tomatoes, and Cream is a wonderful quick and easy dish for any night of the week! Bow tie pasta is tossed with sweet Italian sausage, crushed tomatoes, and cream. This pasta dish has tons of rich and creamy … Continue reading

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Spanish Rice

Spanish rice, Mexican rice, whatever you call it, I call it delicious! This Spanish rice is the perfect side dish for Salsa Chicken, Chicken Fajitas, Chipotle Bean Burritos or your favorite Mexican dish. This colorful rice dish is sautéed with onion, green bell pepper … Continue reading

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Beef and Pinto Bean Chili

This hearty Beef and Pinto Bean Chili is loaded with pinto beans, tomatoes, jalapeños, onions and lots of seasoning! If you want a really hot three-alarm chili, leave the seeds and membranes in the jalapeños. If you prefer a milder chili, … Continue reading

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Garlic Naan and The Best of 2010

Can you believe that 2011 is upon us? Well I can’t! 2010 has brought so many fun and exciting moments for me. I started this blog in July after a few of my friends kept pushing and finally convinced me … Continue reading

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