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Nutella Cookies

Nutella is addictive…. Dangerously addictive! If you love Nutella, you’ll love these cookies. These cookies are fantastic and you can never have enough of them.  You  only need few basic ingredients to whip these up and serve, in less than 25 minutes. Ingredients 1/4  Cup Unsalted Butter, at room temperature 1/2  Cup Brown Sugar 1/2 Cup Nutella […]

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Koofteh Tabrizi

Sunday is special. It seems like a perfect day for a trip to the local farmer’s market, lingering in PJs, spending hours on the couch and so on. My favorite part of the day is our tradition of Sunday dinners. It is a time where there are no usual constraints of a weekday and I can spend more time in […]

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Chicken Tandoori

The weather is finally starting to warm up and that means that grilling season is on the horizon. These chicken thighs – they are baked in the oven but are just as crispy and cooked as fried. Chicken Tandoori is one of the most popular South Asian dishes and is basically chicken marinated in yogurt, […]

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Pan Seared Salmon Steak

Pan Seared Salmon is specially for those folks, who have resolved to cook more and go for clean-eating. This light, fresh recipe is ready in less than 10 minutes, tastes incredibly delicious, and is packed with flavors. For those preparing for the spring break and beach season, this recipe also happens to be bikini and […]

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Day 4: Quick and Healthy Weeknight Dinner – Potato Chickpea Vegetable Stew

Needless to say, busier winter days call for simpler meals with no fuss, which is just one more reason to prepare this stew. First of all, it’s hearty and comforting without being too heavy and the entire recipe takes about 10-15 minutes of hands-on time. Basically after all the sauteing (that takes roughly 5-8 minutes), the ingredients are left to […]

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Crispy Quinoa & Beet Baked Burgers

These quinoa burgers are delicious! Packed with red quinoa, black beans, and flavorful spices, it’s a winning burger for both taste and nutrition. Red quinoa, black beans and roasted beets, give these burgers the perfect color. Anytime I have leftover cooked quinoa, I make these burgers. They are so versatile and taste great on their own! They can […]

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Lamb Kofta Kabobs

I’m a die-hard fan of kabobs for several reasons. There are multiple varieties to choose from, they cook quickly, and when properly prepared, they’re amazingly tender and juicy. In this case, I seasoned ground lamb with spices and onions, and cooked them on a hot griddle on  stove top for a few minutes on each side. […]

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Chicken Chili

The cravings for warm and spicy food seem undeniable in this freezing weather… The great news is that I was able to cook this delicious chicken chili in 30 minutes. First of all, it’s hearty and comforting without being too heavy, and it’s a total breeze to whip up. It won’t be wrong to say […]

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Day 3: Quick and Healthy Weeknight Dinner – Garlic Shrimp and Vegetable Quinoa

I could never diet, neither could I understand the reasoning behind it. If I don’t eat a proper meal, my brain and body refuse to function. Proper meal to me is synonymous to a “balanced, nutritious and delicious” meal. While cooking this, I was thinking about beach and bikinis, lazy days with sunshine and clear […]

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Banana Nutella Bread with Chia Seeds

This bread is a magical combo of banana and nutella. The texture is somewhat of a tender coffee cake with streusel topping.  The bananas add extra moisture and the nuts add an earthy crunch. Streusel adds a magnificent crunchy and sweet topping to this already delightful bread. This bread is the best served fresh out of the oven. […]

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