Category: Around the World

Spanakopita: Great for Side-Dish or Appetizer!

Spanakopita: Great for Side-Dish or Appetizer!

Golden, flaky, tantalizing and delicious. That’s just a few words that could be used to describe these mouth-watering little treats. And while they look super impressive, they are actually quite simple to make. These can even be made ahead of time and then placed in […]

Japanese Vegetable Yakisoba

Japanese Vegetable Yakisoba

Yakisoba is one of my all-time favorite Japanese dishes. It’s loaded with veggies which make it really nutritious and flavored with an authentic blend of seasoning making it incredibly delicious! This classic noodle dish which started in 20th century Japan is now enjoyed all over […]

Thick and Creamy Tahini Sauce

Thick and Creamy Tahini Sauce

I created this tahini sauce because I wanted a delicious homemade sauce but without all the unnecessary steps and ingredients that don’t need to be there. ┬áStore bought tahini sauce is expensive and doesn’t even taste good. And most recipes online make creating your own […]

The Perfect Greek Falafel Gyros

The Perfect Greek Falafel Gyros

Falafel is great on a hot Summer day…and today it got all the way to 94 degrees outside! Today was definitely a scorcher but I’ll take it over the cold, blustery rainy weather we’ve been having any day. The weather we’ve been having reminds me […]

Amazing Stir-fry Sauce

Amazing Stir-fry Sauce

I developed this stir-fry sauce because I wanted something not only healthy and full of flavor but also nice and thick.┬áThin, watery sauces doesn’t stick to your food, leaving your dinner bland and tasteless. This sauce is great because it really sticks to your food, […]

Homemade Sweet and Sour Sauce

Homemade Sweet and Sour Sauce

I was never a big fan of sweet and sour sauce before making it homemade. That bright red stuff that comes in little packets from Chinese food restaurants pales in comparison to making it yourself. This sauce is so thick and smooth and full of […]

Crispy Chicken Egg Rolls

Crispy Chicken Egg Rolls

We just had crispy, crunchy Chicken Egg Rolls for dinner and they were soooo good! The delicious blend of ingredients that go into these create a dinner starkly contrasts with the usual weekly rotation. The sesame oil is what gives them the very distinct Asian […]