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Dessert

Créme Caramelé

Hi!!  The heatwave is finally over, hoorayyyy but we have rain on and off during the day. 🙂  Our basset hound Charlie, who is now 1 year old,  was really having a rough time with the heat last week, as we all did but I did my best to keep […]

Salads

Green Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

What could be more delicious to eat on a hot summer day?  Salad of course! I love all sorts of salads with different Oil bases and or any home made dressing.  This is a very simple, green, light, and healthy salad based in Olive Oil and Lemon.   Coming from […]

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Cheese Flutes/Sticks

Hello there,  I hope things are good with everyone.  Ok, well I have been busy painting the house, and I have to admit I am doing a pretty good job.  Since, everything, well mostly everything here in Holland are written in Dutch, (I am taking Dutch lessons) I was not […]

Appetizers, Dinner, Vegetables

Revidokeftedes (Chickpea Burgers)

Hi there!!!  Hope you are all doing well….I am a bit late posting this week, because I decided to paint the house by myself.  Big project, I know!! So, between deciding on the colors, running to the hardware stores, 3 different hardware stores can you believe it! ufff   I […]

Dinner, Pasta, Vegetables

Pastichio Au Gratin

A different version of the Classic Pastichio recipe,  no ground beef  is added.  I use bits of Ham, and sometimes I might add in bits of Bacon, like I did this time and of course vegetables, carrots, and peas.  🙂   It’s a nice dish that can be made in […]

Dessert

Ravani (Semolina Cake with Cinnamon Syrup)

Hello everyone!!!  Ravani/Revani, depending on which part of Greece you come from…..I personally think is a version of the Sponge Cake with a unique twist of the added syrup.  I have always made this cake and have tweaked it in my own little way, by adding Walnuts in the mixture […]