Date Truffles

These are the perfect little bites you need in your life right now…

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Chicken Piccata

The lemon cuts through the creamy butter, while the butter mellows the acidity of the lemon. It’s all about balance, and balance is what every recipe craves. 

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Sweet and Sour Chicken

Always ordered at restaurants, never attempted at home. This was the story of our beloved sweet and sour chicken, until one day I had had enough….

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Pizza Dough

Home made pizza dough is something I make so often, I don’t even need to measure the ingredients anymore. There are a lot of things I would buy ready made if I’m short on time, but pizza dough is never one of them! What’s better than knowing that you are personally responsible for the delicious aroma wafting through your house? Nothing. Also, it opens doors to so many other recipes like Cheesy Garlic Bread Sticks and Chicken Tikka Pizza to name a couple…

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Pita Bread

Warm puffy circles of bread, steaming as you dip them in hummus. Man, that’s gold. You’d be surprised at how easy is it to make pita bread in your own home, without a massive wood burning oven. The best part, the dough is just 4 ingredients, and water happened to be one of them. I used to make these all the time when I was in Germany, and I admit I don’t make them as often here in Chicago because you can find ready made ones. But I made these yesterday and was reminded at how rewarding it is to make bread of any kind at home, so here it is, my super simple, absolute favorite recipe. Pita Bread… 

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