Strawberry-Mint Cucumber Avocado Salad

As my recent posts confirm, I have eaten way too many desserts lately. I mean, it is bathing suit season, I should probably skip the extra slice of cake :). Lucky for me, when it gets hot outside, I definitely crave salads and fresh fruit. So yesterday when trying to decide what to have for … Continue reading

Chocolate Mousse Pudding

I don’t know about you, but I usually crave something sweet after a meal. Sometimes I can ignore those cravings while other times, I insist on ordering dessert while we are out or I have a couple of pieces of dark chocolate after dinner at home. When I stumbled upon this recipe for Chocolate Mousse … Continue reading

Mint-Lamb Meatballs!

I recently discovered that I love lamb. Now, when it is on the menu anywhere, I have to get it—especially lamb chops. The other day I was at supermarket and saw that they had ground lamb and decided to make mint-lamb meatballs. Super easy to make and perfect for a quick meal. My meat-loving husband … Continue reading

Israeli Vegetable Salad

This salad is one that I have grown up eating. It started my love for vegetables young because I don’t think we ever had a meal without a variation of this salad. It is so simple and easy that I was hesitant to put it on the blog but I noticed that every time I … Continue reading

Healthy and Hearty…Cauliflower Risotto!

Many people have told me how much they love the Cauliflower Pizza that I posted in the Fall (Click here for recipe). I heard of many other recipes that use cauliflower as a substitute for grains or carbs such as cauliflower mashed potatoes, or cauliflower rice. Since I am always on a quest to find … Continue reading

Grazing Acres… A Real Good Burger!

If you have read my blog, you know how strongly I feel about eating grass-fed beef. The health benefits and the taste make it a no-brainer. Luckily, here in NY there are many options of places to buy grass-fed meat. A few weeks ago, while were in Hudson, NY we went to a local diner, … Continue reading