Baked Oatmeal

Merry Christmas! Can you believe it’s the most wonderful time of the year again? I get to go home for a full week too so I’m super excited!!! During my dietetic internship I get to make recipes and blog posts for MGH nutrition services. One of the recipes I created was for the Cancer Center […]

Pear & Apple Cake

So this recipe took me three tries but we did enjoy eating all of them😆 The Lebanese in me makes me LOVE tahini! It’s definitely a unique flavor and it makes this cake-like thing (good description, right?😬) so GOOD😍 Pear Cake 4 dates 1 small green apple, chopped (could use a pear) 1/2 cup tahini […]

Carrot Cake Muffins

Easter is coming soon which always makes me think of bunnies and that makes me think of carrots and that makes me think of carrot cake!!!😬 So I whipped up these muffins using carrots, pears, and ginger and they turned out so good! You gotta try them out 🥕Carrot Cake & Pear Muffins🍐 Ingredients: 1 […]

Roasted Okra

 I think okra is one of the most underrated vegetables!! It is one of my favorites and if you’ve never tried it, this recipe is an easy way to make it delicious! Enjoy Roasted Okra Ingredients: 1 pound okra 2 tbsp. olive oil 1 tsp. curry powder 1/4 tsp. turmeric 1/4 tsp. granulated garlic powder […]

Plums

Tid Bit(e) Tuesday PLUMS! Another favorite summer fruit is plums!! I love that they are sweet on the inside with a little bit of tart/sourness from the skin. Heres why including plums in your diet could be beneficial… EASY – plums are easy to toss in a lunch bag and just go. Theres no prep […]

Doughnut Peaches

Tid Bit(e) Tuesday Peaches come in a few different varieties and one of my favorites is the doughnut peach (but really I like all kinds). It doesn’t taste like a donut but is flat and circular like one TASTE – I think they taste slightly sweeter than other peaches with very soft flesh and skin […]

Green Beans

Tid Bit(e) Tuesday Green Beans! Another garden favorite!! It’s pretty easy to grow and there’s always more to pick everyday so you will pretty much never run out😉 1. GUT HEALTH – greens beans are great for gut health because they contain a fermentable fiber that helps feed the good bacteria in your gut! 2. […]

Summer Fruit🍓

Tid Bit(e) Tuesday Today were going to talk about my absolute favorite summer fruit…. STRAWBERRIES! Can you believe I haven’t done one of these for strawberries yet🤯 And there’s nothing quite like a fresh, local summer strawberry👌🏼 NOT TOO SWEET – strawberries actually don’t have that much sugar in them compared to other fruits. One […]

Mint

Tid Bit(e) Tuesday MINT! We have mint and chocolate mint growing in our garden (and doesn’t it look beautiful)!! Its super refreshing and great for summer, can’t wait to make some recipes with it. First we gotta talk about the benefits😉 DIGESTION- Mint has been linked to aiding in digestion and has been a natural […]