Monthly Archives:

December 2019

  • Mains Recipes

    Classic Spinach Lasagna

    If you’re ever looking for a dish that pretty much anyone can agree on, lasagna is a good call. Layers of pasta mixed with a hearty tomato sauce and a thick…

  • Mains Recipes

    Alsatian Shepherd’s Pie

    When my mom asked me what I wanted for dinner when I was a child, my answer would often be ‘Elsässer Hackfleischtopf’. This translates to something like ‘Alsatian minced meat pot’,…

  • Recipes Sides Snacks

    Creamy Lemony Hummus

    With a blog title like this, it’s high time for the first recipe featuring one of my favorite foods ever: chickpeas. They’re so flavorful and I love their texture. I could…

  • Desserts Recipes

    Soft & Sticky Cinnamon Rolls

    Oh, cinnamon! It’s just the most heavenly spice. It’s good in basically everything from oatmeal to smoothies to crêpes. And it’s especially good in what is probably its signature dish: Cinnamon…

  • Recipes Smoothies & Drinks

    Blueberry Smoothie

    When it comes to breakfast on busy days, I need something that takes no time but is still very nutritious. And yummy, of course!. Lately, I’ve started my mornings with a…

  • Recipes Smoothies & Drinks

    Hot Chili Chocolate

    Hot chocolate and I have a long, albeit fickle history. As a child, I used to start my mornings with hot chocolate made with an instant powdered chocolate drink. Add a…

  • Recipes Soups

    Creamy Kinda Chili

    Is it a chili? Is a gyros-style stew? Or is it something in-between? With this soup, it’s hard to tell. Its origins date back to a couple of years ago, when…

  • Mains Recipes

    Cream Of Mushroom Gnocchi

    Soft, pillowy gnocchi with a crunch are a perfect match for creamy mushrooms – and comfort food at its best. I’ve been making gnocchi with a mushroom sauce similar to this…