Chicken Florentine / Sautéed Brussel Sprouts

So I'm one of those people who has never been brave enough to try brussel sprouts, and this is primarily due to Arthur. [Cartoon TV show, main character despised brussel sprouts]. But now as an adult, I'm finding that these new adult taste buds are enjoying many foods that I dismissed as a child. So here's… Continue reading Chicken Florentine / Sautéed Brussel Sprouts


Five Easy Weeknight Meals

What should I make for dinner today? I am confident I ask myself this at least 20 times a day. The process of deciding what to cook for dinner can at times be such a rigorous, thorough selection, you'd think I were picking out a car. Tell me if this sounds familiar. You pick up your… Continue reading Five Easy Weeknight Meals


Chicken Pastry Puffs

I love, love making this recipe. It's easy, quick and the perfect grab-on-the-go kind of snack. Not to mention, my kids eat it!! Ingredients 1lb chicken breast cubes 1 TSP tomato paste 1/2 cup mixed frozen vegetables 1/2 white onion, chopped Salt, Pepper, Pinch of Paprika Splash Heavy cream 1 box Peppridge Farm Puff Pastry… Continue reading Chicken Pastry Puffs


Feta Chicken Recipe

Ingredients: 1 lb Chicken Breast filets 2 TBSP flour seasoned with salt, pepper and paprika 2 TBSP unsalted butter 1/2 cup Feta Cheese 1 Tomato, chopped 1/2 cup scallions, chopped Parsley, chopped 1 TSP tomato paste 1/2 cup heavy cream (add more as needed) 1 lemon, juice Directions: Clean the chicken and let dry completely.… Continue reading Feta Chicken Recipe

Food, Motherhood, Toddler

How I Cook [With Toddlers]

How do you cook at home with a toddler? The other day I was asked this question by a frustrated parent who has a daughter the same age as my daughter Ridha (2.5 years). She and I were talking about cooking meals at home in a rush, and she finally just threw her hands up… Continue reading How I Cook [With Toddlers]