Snacks

Pumpkin Spice “Nice”cream

When my British husband first moved to Texas a few years ago he was a little baffled about the overwhelming obsession everyone in Texas seemed to have with the Fall season. Especially when it meant families dragging their sweater wearing toddlers to pumpkin patches for photos in 90 degree heat. […]

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Asian Green Bean Salad

Over Labor Day weekend we took the kids to the beach with some of my family. Now I typically pack snacks of the cracker variety for such outings so I was surprised when my Aunt Patricia pulled out a giant freezer bag full of marinated green beans from her cooler. […]

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Orange & Chocolate Chip Ricotta Cake

One of my favorite things is when I try a new recipe using ingredients in my kitchen that are about to spoil and come up with something truly delicious. This Ricotta Cake is a perfect example of that! Using leftover ricotta that was just a few days away from going […]

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Chocolate “Nice”cream

When you’re in the mood for a frozen treat but don’t feel like an all out calorie splurge this “nice”cream is the perfect fix! 🍨 🍨🍨The base ingredients are frozen bananas and a little coconut milk. I went with a classic chocolate flavor by adding cocoa powder, a pinch of […]

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Fig, Lemon & Sage Olive Oil Cake

I’m going to be honest, this recipe stimulated some debate amongst my family members. I first had it in mind to make a just a fig and lemon olive oil cake but when I saw the gorgeous bunch of sage sitting on my counter I thought, why not?? And threw […]

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Whipped Ricotta Toast

I honestly feel a bit silly for writing this up into a blog post because it is such a simple thing to make but when I posted a picture of some whipped ricotta toast that I made on instagram the other day the people went nuts for it. And for […]

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Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

These cookies are a Flight family favorite but whether you believe it or not, oatmeal raisins are quite the controversial cookie in the cookie loving community. I’ve honestly been surprised at how many people seem to hold a passionate loathing against, what I see as, a truly delicious cookie flavor. […]

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The Best Tzatziki

This Taztziki sauce is one of my favorite summer condiments and it’s pretty darn good for you to boot. A combination of Greek yogurt, cucumber, fresh herbs, lemon and olive oil make this the perfect accompaniment to grilled meats, flatbreads and fresh veggies. I love serving it with my lamb […]

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Rosemary Garlic Carrots

Everybody needs a couple of side dish recipes that are no fuss, no fail and can really elevate a good meal to something special. This is one of those recipes. Incredibly simple and yet packed with flavor that feels indulgent. Easy enough for a weeknight dinner, special enough for a […]

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Greek Cucumber Salad

This salad is honestly one of my favorite things to eat in summer. It’s fresh and vibrant and pairs perfectly with grilled meat. One our favorite ways to eat it is on a pita or rolled piece of naan with grilled chicken thighs, homemade tzatziki and arugula. I mean, can […]

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