Low Carb

avocado jai sauce in a bowl in hand

avocado aji sauce

Avocado aji sauce is my twist on the standard aji verde sauce that is often served in Peruvian restaurants. Packed with the same vibrant spicy and tangy flavors from jalapenos, cilantro, and lime. However, instead of mayonnaise, I use avocado.  This is one of those recipes that came about out […]

close up Cold Cucumber Yogurt Soup in a bowl with chili drizzle

Cold Cucumber and Yogurt Soup

Bulgarian cucumber and yogurt soup (Tarator Soup) is a refreshing and cooling dish. It is simple to make and does not require turning on the oven or stove. Picture this, it is a sweltering hot day and the last thing you want to do is turn on the stove or […]

Roasted Spaghetti Squash

Roasted Spaghetti Squash

I discovered spaghetti squash about 10 years ago and my life has never been the same. My interest was peaked by this mystery vegetable because of its ability to be used as a carb substitute. However, I fell in love with its crisp and light texture and flavor. Make in […]

Instant Pot Shredded Tandoori Chicken

Instant Pot Shredded Tandoori Chicken

Savory and delicious instant pot shredded tandoori chicken is a quick and easy meal to make. Turn in into tacos or serve with rice and yogurt. Either way you will not be disappointed. I am an Indian. Proud to call myself Indian and proud to be Indian. But that wasn’t […]

Corn and Feta Salad

Corn and Feta Salad

Check out this refreshing and seasonal corn and feta salad! Summer salads are my jam. This corn and feta salad is super simple and easy to make. It can also be made in advance and brought to the park, picnic, or patio. Easily adapted to include the fresh and seasonal […]

Tuna Salad Recipe

Quick and Easy Tuna Salad

Quick and easy tuna salad is a great go to recipe for the summer. It is perfect to make on a hot summer day when turning on the oven or stove is the last thing you want to do. Simply drain canned tuna into a colander. Dice celery and red […]

Summer Spicy Corn Salad

Summer Spicy Corn Salad

Is it even summer if there is no corn salad? You will want to make this spicy corn salad all the time. It is full of fresh and simple ingredients which create a symphony in your mouth. Is that okay to say? How to make spicy corn salad: Cook the […]

Greek Lemon Potatoes

Greek Style Lemon Potatoes

Greek-style lemon potatoes are my favorite way to cook potatoes. The great thing about potatoes is that they will snack in all the flavors around them. Which means they will taste like nothing if you do not properly season. These potatoes are full of delcious umami and lemony aromas and […]

Roasted Carrots with Candied Walnuts and Goat Cheese Crumbles

Roasted Carrots with Walnuts and Goat Cheese

Delicious carrots marinated in olive oil, brown butter, cinnamon, and paprika. Roasted in the oven to caramelized perfection. Topped with quick candied walnuts and creamy goat cheese. A wonderful side dish and great use of all those carrots sitting in your fridge. While the carrots are roasting, in a small […]

Creamy Mashed Cauliflower

Creamy Mashed Cauliflower

We can all agree no one has had a better glow up than cauliflower. It has become a favorite substitute for pizza crust, gnocchi, and mashed potatoes, as cauliflower is a low carb alternative to potatoes and bread. If you want to understand the hype, check out this creamy mashed […]