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Mom! What's for dinner? · 11M ago

Turkish Coffee Affogato

After 10 days of gloomy weather, the sun finally appeared today. I opened the blinds and curtains to let the sun shine down on me as I sit at the dining room table with my mom; we always did at grandfather’s house. We were thinking of him, and rememb...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 12M ago

Oscar the Grouch Ice Cream

You may find me strange, but as a kid I actually liked Oscar the Grouch! I found him hilarious! I did like Cookie Monster as well, but since he is getting all the attention lately, I thought I would give Oscar some well deserved love! So here it is, ...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 1Y ago

Strawberry Falooda

My kids love falooda! This was my first time making it, and it turned out great! I made mine more like a pudding rather than a drink, next time I will try making it as a drink and see how it turns out, but I really enjoyed it like a pudding. I used a...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 1Y ago

Triple-Layer Smoothie

Anyone who knows me knows I love a good smoothie! I am all about being simple so I never really attempted a layered smoothie before, but since I have three smoothie cups that came with my mixer, I figured I could handle at least three layers with eas...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 1Y ago

Weeknight Lahmacun

I didn’t know what to call this, I was leaning towards lazy lahmacun, but then my cousin came up with weeknight lahmacun and I liked it much better! It’s something I like to make on weekdays, it’s simple, easy to make, a quick weeknight dinner on tho...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 1Y ago

Cherry Cheesecake Bites

These cherry cheesecake bites are the perfect dessert for parties or any get together with family and friends. Instead of making one cheesecake and having to slice it into pieces, everyone gets their own individual cheesecake!  It’s also good for tho...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 1Y ago

Blueberry Streusel Muffins

I first came across this recipe in the winter of ’91, I believe; though it may have been ’92 or even ’93. I can’t really remember now, but it has been in my binder since the early 1990’s. If anyone saved this recipe from the Milk calendar then maybe ...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 1Y ago

Qofte me Patate – Meatballs with Potatoes

Qofte me patate in Albanian translates to meatballs with potatoes. It is one of our family favourite dishes, I like to serve it with rice and salad. A simple and easy dinner.  What you will need: 1 to 2 lbs ground beef (depends on how many meatballs ...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 1Y ago

Halva Ice Cream – Tahini Ice Cream

If you are like me and grew up eating halva out of the container then you will love this ice cream! This ice cream for me is nostalgic, it transports me back to my grandparents house sitting around the dining room table with my cousins fork in hand, ...
Mom! What's for dinner? · 1Y ago

Hot Cocoa with Cardamom and Finish® Dishwashing Cleaner

One of our favourite drinks in the winter is hot cocoa, my daughter Sara loves it the most! The added cardamom and the touch of Turkish coffee makes it extra special! As many of you know, hot cocoa and coffee, especially Turkish coffee, can make a di...