Make Game Day Healthy Again: Persian Spinach Dip

It’s game day! With football/baseball playoff/insert your favorite sport here in full swing, finding healthy meals and snacks can be a challenge. Believe it or not, there were years where I actually used to avoid these kinds of activities. I used to think if I went to my friend’s super bowl party or happy hour […]

Khoresteh Havij: The Persian Version of Paleo Stews

Stuck in a food rut? Want something that warms you up from the inside out? Then check out today’s delicious Persian stew. It’s paleo, gluten-free, can easily be adapted to vegan/vegetarian diets, and is straight up healthy. Keep reading to learn more about this beautiful and easy Persian recipe that tastes good and is good […]

How to Make Kabob Without a Grill: Kabob Taveh

Do you enjoy a succulent, juicy, and tender beef kabob? But is takeout not an option? Or is it still too cold to grill?  Photo Courtesy:Jenuy Now, there’s no reason to freak out when your local kabob or Middle Eastern restaurant is closed, because you can totally make kabob without a grill and on your stovetop! […]

Haftseen Food Porn for Norooz (And Lima Bean Hummus!)

Think hummus is just for chickpeas? Think again. Happy Monday everyone! Hope you all had a healthy and relaxing weekend! Today, I wanted to write a post tributing Norooz, which is also known as the Persian New Year. Why Exactly Is the Persian New Year in March? Before Iran was an Islamic nation—actually, before Iran was […]