• chicken veggie stir fry
    Dairy Free,  Gluten Free,  Keto

    Chicken & Veggie Stir Fry

    Yesterday, I was in a rush to make a filling meal for lunch. I had just gone grocery shopping the night before so I was stocked with lots of veggies and protein. My husband also requested to have no carbs in the meal so I decided lets make a quick and delicious chicken & veggie stir fry! It came out super good. I wasn’t planning on sharing the recipe till after we tasted it and were pleasantly happy with the outcome even if it was rushed. Enjoy this super easy and yummy recipe! Servings: 2-4 people Total Time: approx. 25 min Ingredients Chicken preparation  1 lb of diced chicken tenders…

  • musakhan tacos
    Dairy Free,  Dinner,  Gluten Free

    Musakhan Tacos

    For those who don’t know, musakhan is a popular and traditional Palestinian dish. It’s typically composed of fresh bread topped with tangy cooked sumac onions then layered with roasted spiced chicken. Often it is served with toasted nuts, parsley garnish, salad and/or yogurt. I’ve been meaning to make this dish for a while now, over a year to be exact. I wanted to put my own twist on it since I am gluten and dairy intolerant. Plus, I LOVE tacos. So, I combined the flavors and fundamentals of musakhan into a corn tortilla. Genius, right?! Hands down, one of the best tacos I ever had! There are 3 main components…

  • beef empanadas
    Appetizers,  Side Dishes,  Snacks

    Beef Empanadas with Chimichurri dipping sauce

    Hey friends! I’m back from my Miami trip which inspired these empanadas. There is such a huge presence of Hispanic culture in the area, especially in the cuisine. Empanadas have always been a favorite of mine. My mom would actually make fried empanadas stuffed with chicken curry and veggies. This recipe, however, involves baking and puff pastry which is less traditional but definitely more flaky and simple to do. I guarantee once you try this; you will be making it over and over. It’s just that good! It is the perfect potluck dish or party food; a great accompaniment to a meal and both kids and adults enjoy them. The chimichurri sauce…