Thanksgiving at My Home

Happy Happy Thanksgiving Everyone, This was the very first time I made thanksgiving dinner and Ive been holding my excitement inside for a week now. I have to be honest though I was holding my breath for 4 hours while the food was in and out of the oven. I didn't want to mess it … Continue reading Thanksgiving at My Home


Blueberry Pie

Hello friends, Thanksgiving is around the corner with all the delicious food an desserts. I personally am not a fan of pumpkin pie nor apple pie because of the chunks of apples inside. This blueberry pie is a great replacement for your dinner table on thanksgiving. It’s sweet and warm and smooshy. I got the … Continue reading Blueberry Pie

He is Risen

Happy Easter everyone I am couple weeks late on posting this but I wanted to show you guys this new trick I've learned on coloring the Easter eggs. Its super fun and easy. However my eggs didn't come out as bright as I expected. Technical difficulties perhaps lol. but still they came out lilac color which … Continue reading He is Risen

“Dada Baris” Salad

Hello dear readers, what most of you don't know that my family and I lived in a bed and breakfast place for 3 months back in 1990 because our home was destroyed in a 7.4 earthquake. lots of sad memories comes to mind thinking back. lost a lot of our friends, damage to our home … Continue reading “Dada Baris” Salad

Assyrian Dolma (stuffed veggies)

Hello my friends, I like to share one of my favorite Assyrian dishes. I gotta be honest with you, I was pretty proud to be able to pull this off. Preparation alone takes a long time. Usually, when my mom comes in town, she is the one making it. It is one of those mommy … Continue reading Assyrian Dolma (stuffed veggies)

Thanksgiving Cheesy Hasselback Potato Gratin

Hello my friends, Today I'm sharing with you my new favorite comfort food. First time I tried this dish was for our thanksgiving potluck lunch at work couple weeks ago cooked by one of my coworkers. Now, I'm not a fan of melted cheese (I know), yet I fell in love with it. I think I made … Continue reading Thanksgiving Cheesy Hasselback Potato Gratin

Squash Quinoa Bowl 

Hello my friends, The recipie for this dish is inspired by Mimi Ikonn (what do I eat in a day) which you can watch on you tube. 1 cup Quinoa 1 mixed squash veggie bag 1 onion 2 tomatoes Olive oil (as needed) Sea salt (as needed) 1 teaspoon Turmeric 1/2 teaspoon Cayenne pepper (or … Continue reading Squash Quinoa Bowl 

Green Goodness (using blender)

Hello my friends, Years ago I went on a juice cleanse for two weeks where I made my own juice using a juicer and only ate raw stuff like nuts and fruits. I've never felt happier and healthier.  Lost weight, my hair got darker, my skin looked pink and most importantly I was smiling all … Continue reading Green Goodness (using blender)

Summer Favorites

Hello my friends, I was just thinking instead of giving themes to each of my blogs, I want to post my favorite pictures and tell you a bit about them.  Things I do and like. Not only for you but for myself. Basically instead of writing things in a journal, I'll just write them here … Continue reading Summer Favorites


Hello my friends, posting one of my favorites in the kitchen. Something simple and relaxing to do. Buy lots of lemons. I get mine from Costco because they come in big bags and are cheap. Sqeeze them and pour the juice in ice cube trays in the freezer until they freeze. And There, you got … Continue reading Lemons