EASY Homemade Couscous

I recently made homemade couscous from semolina over a stove top, and my friend Dana (who is a seasoned chef) shared that there is an even easier method where you can make homemade couscous from semolina via microwave! She sent this video in Hebrew from youtube with directions, and I’ve translated the instructions below! Homemade…

Caramelized Pears

A scrumptious dessert (or breakfast) that looks fancy, is incredible easy to make and healthy!🍐 Make sure to use semi firm pears (you don’t want them too soft!) Recipe modified from @shuangys_kitchensink Whole Baked Pears with Honey Walnut Caramelized Pears INGREDIENTS: coconut 🥥 oil 2 pears 🍐 cinnamon INSTRUCTIONS: Heat oven to 375 degrees F Wash and…

Chocolate Avocado Pudding Shots

I often find myself either having a ton of ripe avocado at home (and not knowing what to do with it) or not having any avocado, and recently I found myself with a surplus of ripe avocado. I was thinking about something creative I could do with the ripe avocado that was a dessert (I…

Garden Focaccia

During quarantine, baking has become super common, even for those who I know regularly avoid the kitchen. Even as someone who baked before this crazy time, I am finding myself baking much more frequently (also because I’m now with my parents, I’m I can share my baked creations with them, so my baked goods go…

Vegan Black Bean Burgers

One of my favorite food bloggers I follow on instagram, Rachel Mansfield, posted an image with her homemade black bean burgers. I love her dessert and breakfast recipes, but haven’t ever made a savory dish of hers. The black bean burgers were the first savory recipe I ever tried of Rachel’s, and I have to…

Strawberry Chia Pudding

Chia pudding has many nutritional benefits, and I love a good chia pudding recipe! Loved this one because it gets a pinkish color and natural sweetness from the strawberries. Recipe inspired by Boho Beautiful Life Strawberry Chia Pudding Makes 1-2 servings Ingredients: 1 cup coconut milk 1/4 cup chia seeds 1/4 tsp vanilla extract 1/2…

Banana Cinnamon Roll Bread

I’m a big fan of Rachel Mansfeld and her healthy baked goods, and decided to try this recipe she has for banana cinnamon roll bread (which can be made vegan). It turned out delicious, but not sweet enough for my liking, so I added a yogurt glaze (used in my banana bread cinnamon rolls) to give…

Favorite Miami Dessert Spots

I have a huge sweet tooth, and luckily there are plenty of lovely dessert spots in Miami to help me satisfy my sweet cravings! Here are my favorites ($ to $$$$ cost) My Favorite Dessert Spots in Miami Salty Donut (Wynwood, South Miami) $$- I’m honestly not a huge donut fan, but I love the…

Cauliflower Shawarma

I love the smells of shawarma, but as a vegetarian, its hard to find something that absorbs the flavor of this seasoning as well as meat. I’ve tried different vegetarian versions (on tofu, broccoli, and cauliflower), and my favorite by far has been on cauliflower. Shawarma seasoning is a blend of cumin, coriander, paprika and…

Top Restaurants in Tel Aviv

Yelp doesn’t seem to exist in Tel Aviv, so I thought you all might enjoy reading about my favorite restaurants in Tel Aviv. I go to Tel Aviv quite frequently, so here are some of my favorite picks from my last couple of visits to this magical city! *for reviews of these restaurants from other…