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My favorites

Easy Chicken & Rice with Turmeric

- R. Here is a very quick and easy Rice and Chicken recipe with probably one of hubby and I's all time favorite healthy spices

Pasta Sauce with Mixed Herbs

This basically meant I had to make something quick and tasty with whatever I could lay my hands on. - R

Artichoke salad

So the other night, I was going through my. found a can of Artichoke hearts sitting around in my pantry and thought that a

Kidney Bean & Chickpea Salad

if you are like my husband who does not like the floury side of legumes, steam cook them until they are nice and smooth

Light Whole Wheat Pancakes

(my mouth is watering. - R. Mmmm. Pancakes need I say more. I think not. oh wait, yes I do. this one is actually full of fiber and pretty light

Cucumber and Yogurt Salad

fan of dairy products and I have a hard time introducing them in my diet. - C. As I live in a country where it's hot most

Bell Pepper Salad

This recipe in one of my personal favourites. - C. very easy, quick, refreshing and of course very healthy

Homemade Stewed Apples

- C. I had about 7 or 8 apples lying around in the kitchen that were on the verge of going off. Knowing that we wouldn't have time to eat them before they rot and that we hate wasting food I decided to stew them

Traditional French Custard Tart

This is one of my husband’s all time favorite desserts. - C. So I decided to surprise him with this home made custard tart, which he just adored

Marinated Fish, Potato and Tomato Bake

- C. Eating healthy doesn't necessarily need to rhyme with boring and bland. The key is to use various herbs and make sure the dish is colourful in order to create a delicious yet very healthy dish that everyone will enjoy

Light Mini Carrot Cake

- R. There's nothing more soothing than the smells of both cinnamon and nutmeg flowing around the kitchen

Whole Wheat Almond Biscotti Treat

This is a perfect light treat to have with coffee, tea or lemonade, I personally like to have this as an afternoon snack or in the morning as a mini breakfast dipped in my morning coffee

Tunisian Ground Beef, Red Bean & Olive Stew, "Tajine Merguez"

I love to spice my ground beef as I don't like the taste of it when it is left the way it is. I'm quite picky with my meat so I'm sure you will appreciate the flavor of this one, it actually has a special ingredient that gives it an amazing twist

Healthy Lentil & Cumin Soup

- R. There is nothing better than having a warm, healthy dinner on a wintery night. I guess it's well known that Lentils are not only a great source of protein but also extremely healthy

Quick & Easy Chicken Vegetable Stew

currently emptying my pantry and the other night I came up with this pretty. - C. As I was saying in a previous post, I am

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Though my hubby is absolutely the sweetest, he certainly does not have a sweet tooth (unlike myself), so I usually put semi-sweet dark chocolate chips in our desserts, treats and pancakes

Tunisian Vegetable Soup, "Broudou"

So here's my vegetarian Tunisian "broudou" soup, try it your belly will thank me later. - R. This is one of hubby and I's favorite comfort food, it's extremely healthy, light, it's quick to make and it warms your belly up during these awfully cold winter days

Healthy Batavia & Carrot Salad

I can't seem to fully enjoy a lunch without some sort of a salad on the side, I've probably already mentioned my obsession with salads (which is technically a good and healthy thing right

Tuna Pasta

I'm in that phase where I am emptying my. pantry in order to renew my stock. my pantry were a can of diced tomatoes, some tomato paste and some tuna and
Caramelized Upside-Down Pear Tart - Pear Tarte Tatin

Caramelized Upside-Down Pear Tart - Pear Tarte Tatin

- C. When we have guests over I always try to bake a light, easy and above all succulent dessert. The caramelized Upside-Down Tart is the perfect dessert, which is usually served warm with a scoop of ice cream or a good dollop of cream