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Butter Cookies

For my son’s second birthday and since like any boy he is obsessed with fire trucks and fire fighters, I decided to make a fire truck themed party. For the cookies, I chose a fire hydrant shape. Ingredients: 1 1/2 … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July!

After being away from the blogging community for a while due to my active toddler, who is almost two, and the preparations for our next move, I had no time to make new recipes lately but I knew I had … Continue reading

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Meatball Lasagna

Another great meatball recipe…yummy!!! Ingredients: Box of Lasagna 1/2 Lb of Ground Beef 2 Tbsp of Bread Crumbs One Egg Diced Garlic 1/2 Tsp of Garlic Powder 4 Tomatoes One Tbsp of Tomato Paste Salt and Pepper Ground Basil Olive … Continue reading

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Sheesh Kebab

Another famous Arabic BBQ dish is Sheesh Kebab. Here is the recipe. Ingredients: One Pound of Ground Beef 1/2 Onion 2 Tbsp of Italian Parsley Salt and Pepper How to Prepare: In a mixer, mix the onion and parsley. Season … Continue reading

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Cream of Garlic Dip

Garlic Sauce is usually served with Arabic BBQ and Shawarma. Ingredients: 2 Egg whites 2 Cloves of Garlic Salt 2 Tbsp of Lemon Juice 1/2 Cup of Vegetable Oil How to Prepare: Mix in a blender the egg whites, peeled … Continue reading

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Sheesh Tawook

Today, we had some good friends over for dinner so I decided to make an Arabic BBQ for a change. Here’s the recipe for the famous Sheesh Tawook dish. Ingredients: One Pound of Chicken Breast One Tablespoon of Ground Thyme … Continue reading

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Empire State of Mind

Before we prepare for our next big move, we decided to take a short trip to New York to see family and enjoy the good food and beautiful sites. Here are some pictures of our trip!

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Strawberry Pie

After returning from our small vacation and with summer finally here, I made this simple yet delicious Strawberry Pie. Ingredients: 2 Boxes of Strawberries 3/4 Cup of Red Raspberry preserve 1/2 Pie Crust How to prepare: Prepare the pie crust … Continue reading

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Marinated Chicken Breast Middle Eastern Style

I made this dish the other night as a change from the regular chicken and potato dish.  It has a nice spice to it. You can marinate it over night or at least four hours before baking.  Ingredients: One pound … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday To Me!

For this birthday, I didn’t want to have a cake. Instead, I spoiled my self with my favorite dessert Frozen Chocolate Graham Crackers (also called Succès). It is very easy yet very tasty. Ingredients: One Cup of Milk One Cup of … Continue reading

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