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 […]

The Ultimate Anti-Inflammatory Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Are you looking for a simple and delicious recipe to promote digestion, reduce inflammation, and keep you warm for these last few weeks of winter? If so, look no further! Today’s recipe is packed with nutrients, anti-inflammatory agents, and even calcium (yes calcium!) Who would have thought that a simple roasted cauliflower soup would be […]

Porcupine Meatballs That Are Easy, Healthy, and FAST

I’ll be honest when I say that I’ve been in a food rut lately and have been having difficulty with new recipes and meal ideas. So I’ve been reading lately about creativity and ways to get more innovative. One book that’s brought great inspiration is Creative Intelligence by Bruce Nassbaum. He talks a lot about a […]

Salad Olivieh: How to Make A Persian Take on Chicken Salad

Happy Monday everyone! Today, I’ve got a recipe that’s perfect for summer and spring from one of my very good friends Shirin Shahin. Founder of The Saffron Life, Shirin is dedicated to anything and everything regarding Persian culture—this also includes some delectable Persian recipes! Salad Olivieh: A Persian Take on Chicken Salad I am so […]