Zucchini and Turkey Kofta with Garlic-Dill-Cucumber Yogurt Sauce

October 22, 2013

Confession — these flavor-packed meatballs and accompanying sauce are insanely addictive.  I had to stop myself from wolfing down the first test batch before Mr. Spice got home. In case you missed my Facebook posts recently, I’ve been experimenting a lot with zucchini lately.  To be honest, I’m usually not a big fan of it, […]

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Blackberry Wojapi

July 15, 2012

Need a new topping for your oatmeal, waffles, pancakes, or yogurt?  Try wojapi, a Native American berry dish that is eaten as a pudding or sauce.  My version contains fresh blackberries and honey, and is a healthy and versatile alternative to syrup. I first tasted wojapi last summer, when Mr. Spice and I were visiting […]

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Cajun Chicken Pasta

June 24, 2012

Call it Cajun chicken pasta, jambalaya pasta, or blackened chicken pasta, but this is one of the dishes I tend to gravitate towards when we go out to eat.  There’s just something about the combination of spicy, creamy, and calorific that calls to me.  I’m sure you understand. Until now, I’ve been content to just […]

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Easy Dijon-Dill Sauce

February 13, 2012

An easy, creamy sauce with Dijon mustard, nonfat Greek yogurt, and fresh dill that takes less than 5 minutes to whip up! Easy Dijon-Dill Sauce Ingredients 1/4 cup nonfat Greek yogurt (I use Fage 0%) 1-2 tsp. Dijon mustard 1/2 tsp. minced garlic 1/4 tsp white pepper 1-2 fresh dill sprigs Preparation 1.  Combine yogurt, […]

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Sauce of Desperation

February 21, 2011

Jarred pasta sauce is something I always have in my pantry, along with a bazillion boxes of pasta, for those need-something-in-a-hurry type dinners. I know, I know, it’s better to make your own and so easy.  But let me be honest here — it may not take long to make, but it takes longer to […]

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Spicy Supreme Pizza Pasta Sauce

April 26, 2009

The idea for this sauce came to me at the most random moment — as I was in the middle of my torture session at the gym yesterday. Weird, I know. Anyway, I’d bought some hot Italian turkey sausage a few days back and was trying to figure out what exactly I should make with […]

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