Desserts, Photography

Sweet Cornbread

My mom used to make this recipe when I was a little girl and I loved it. It took me years to make it because I knew will never be as good as my mom’s. The recipe is very easy and you don’t need experience in baking. Trust me! This recipe is not the original… Continue reading Sweet Cornbread

Desserts, Photography

Homemade chocolate spread

This chocolate spread is so good that you will want to lick the knife clean! Has no nuts and white sugar and tastes great on everything. My friend told me this recipe and I never thought will taste so good. It’s healthy and it takes you like 5 minutes to make it. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon… Continue reading Homemade chocolate spread

Desserts, Photography

Cacao macaroni pudding

I bought cacao pasta for the first time. I wanted to do macaroni and cheese pudding, but, my son is having a no cheese period so I thought to use mascarpone so he wouldn’t realize that there is cheese in it. My mom’s recipe is with fresh cheese. This macaroni and cheese pudding is your… Continue reading Cacao macaroni pudding

Appetizer, Photography

Turmeric hummus

Now that Christmas and New Year are gone is time for healthier food. So I will start with my favorite Arabic recipe: hummus. It takes only 10 min to prepare it and is great. I added a few ingredients for a special hummus. Ingredients: -2 cups canned chickpeas, drained, liquid reserved - 6 chopped garlic… Continue reading Turmeric hummus

Photography, Soup

Chanterelle sour soup

A few days ago I made this mushroom borscht (sour soup) but with dried Chanterell which I picked last year. This year was not very good for mushroom foraging. Also I adapted to what I had in the house. But was great! The aroma, the taste, etc! Ingredients: 1 root parsnip 1 root celery 2… Continue reading Chanterelle sour soup

Maine dish, Photography

Stuffed peppers with turkey breast

Stuffed peppers are an easy main dish that looks great and tastes even better. Stuffed peppers are (for the ones that never tried) any variety of bell peppers that has been hollowed and filled with a stuffing. You can have vegetarian stuffed peppers also. My mom made meat and vegetarian stuffed peppers. I love stuffed… Continue reading Stuffed peppers with turkey breast