Greens and Pita Benedict with Feta Zaatar Cream

Wanted to try this recipe after seeing it featured on Molly Yeh’s instagram and blog. I was particularly excited to try it because it is vegetarian (so am I), is made with homemade pita (one of my favorite types of bread), and is made with a feta cream sauce instead of hollandaise (I love poached…

Sweet Potato Waffles

I love sweet potatoes, and I’m lucky that they are also incredibly nutritious and a great source of fiber, protein and vitamins (learn more here)! I made these sweet potato waffles using leftover sweet potatoes I had after using the skins for a different recipe and LOVED them. I think this might be my new…

Whole Wheat Popovers

Stumbled upon this recipe on @zoebakes instagram, and have been wanting to try it forever! Finally decided to make it today and it was a huge hit in my household. I made a few edits to her recipe based on ingredients I had at home. For example, I didn’t have whole milk, so I used…

Homemade Blueberry Banana Bread

This blueberry banana bread is made without refined sugar, and can also be made to be gluten-free and vegan! Thank you Chocolate Covered Katie for the recipe and the inspiration. Blueberry Banana Bread Ingredients 2 cups spelt, white, or oat flour (I used whole wheat flour) 3 tsp baking powder (since I didn’t have baking…

Matzah Brei

It’s Passover, which means it’s time for one of my favorite dishes, Matzah Brei! I’ve seen many different versions, but decided to share my own with you all (I like a savory version). This makes exactly one serving, so if you want more, just multiply the recipe by the amount of people you are cooking…

Berries and Cream Fluffy Pancakes

Has anyone else been wanting to try the Japanese style fluffy pancakes all over instagram? I tried my first recipe for them today, and even though they weren’t as fluffy as most that I’ve seen, they still were delicious. My version might not have been as fluffy as the fluffy Japanese pancake/souffle pancakes online because I…

Homemade Corn Tortillas (made without a tortilla press)

I bought queso de mano recently from my local grocery store (I live in Miami, so I have plenty of latin products in my grocery store). I ran out of tortillas at home, and decided to make my own! Most recipes I saw online required a tortilla press, but since I run on a tight…

PB and J Oats

It’s peanut butter jelly time! Especially with today being National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day. I love my morning oatmeal, especially warmed up with fruits. I normally like adding tahini, like in my Berry Tahini Oatmeal, to make the oatmeal more filling (I have very little self-control when peanut butter is in the house). However, I…

Roasted Asparagus and Poached Egg Socca

The perfect brunch meal! Filling, delicious and nutritious. Roasted Asparagus: recipe from New York Times: Ingredients: 2 pounds thick asparagus, woody ends snapped off 2 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil salt, freshly ground pepper 1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves (optional) fresh lemon juice (optional) Instructions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Oil a baking sheet large…

Chocolate Chia Pudding

If you know me well, you know I love chocolate! I also love chia seed pudding, as shown through my multiple chia pudding recipes: Chocolate Chia Seed Pudding (different recipe, banana instead of maple syrup used for sweetening), Blueberry Kefir Chia Pudding, and Banana Flambé Chia Seed Pudding. The health benefits of chia seeds are countless, as chia seeds…