Lentil soup

Lentil soup

As the weather is getting colder, there is nothing like having a big pot of soup on the fire. This is my version of lentil soup but feel free to play around with the vegetables you put in!

Zucchini feta fritters

Zucchini feta fritters

Fritters are savory and flavorful pancakes that fulfill so many cravings at once! If you are not a spicy food lover, you can still add the chili pepper and just remove the seeds. They add so much flavor and won’t be spicy without the seeds.

Meatballs and bowties

Meatballs and bowties

This is my version of pasta and meatballs. It has so much flavor and is more fun than what people are used to. Use a fattier minced meat so that your meatballs are not dry. If you want to save time, don’t make meatballs! Make this pasta and meat sauce. To do so, just skip the step of forming the meatballs. Add the olive oil to the pan, sear the ground meat, add the rest of the ingredients and follow the rest of the directions from when you would have added the meatballs back into the pot. And done!

Halloumi Focaccia

Halloumi Focaccia

The trick to this recipe is to do things in larger batches and be able to pull them out of the freezer the morning of. SO if you are making this, double or triple the dough recipe and freeze it in plastic bags tied into knots and then pull it out whenever you feel like pizza, focaccia or calzones for dinner! I keep the roasted peppers in my freezer in small sandwich bags and pull them out to add to a tomato sauce, salad, soup, eggs, everything really…