Tag: salad

greek pasta salad

greek pasta salad

  [dropcap]S[/dropcap]ummer time is in full force.  And with summer comes summer parties and barbecues.  Recently we had a party to go to and i knew I needed to make a dish.  One of my best friends had been traveling in Greece and was sending […]

summer salads – travel inspired greek salad with lemony grilled chicken

summer salads – travel inspired greek salad with lemony grilled chicken

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]hen people ask me where my favorite vacation was hands down it was Greece.  My best friend is first generation American and his family is from little villages in Greece.  He often goes back, so often that my friends usually tag along on his trips. […]

middle eastern food from the midwest

middle eastern food from the midwest

[dropcap]I[/dropcap] grew up in a small town that had no diversity really, just lots of small town white kids at my high school.  I moved to Detroit over 10 years ago and I remember hearing the term Chaldean and I had NO clue what it […]

bistro gourmet at home : crispy chicken with rocket salad and pasta

bistro gourmet at home : crispy chicken with rocket salad and pasta

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]hen I think of a bistro I think fresh and gourmet.  I think of meals that probably have layers upon layers of flavor.  In all my worldly travels I have yet to be to France but I imagine these places as cute little restaurants that […]