Coconut Cream Chicken Makani (A Healthy Version)

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Creamy chicken makani aka butter chicken in a rich sauce made of almonds and coconut cream!  Well, since this recipe has no butter in it I thought chicken makani was a better title for it.  This recipe is super creamy and loaded with fat! Healthy fat from coconut and almonds! Traditionally butter chicken is made […]

One Pot Coconut Rice Shrimp Pilaf #SundaySupper

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Shrimp Pilaf!  Basmati rice simmered in coconut milk with some shrimp and veggies thrown in makes a yummy easy one pot meal! My Sunday Supper team is doing a ‘one pot dish’ theme and I decided to make my shrimp pilaf. I love one pot dishes and when I make a one pot dish I […]

Tangy Lemon Rice With Fresh Mango & Roasted Cashew #SundaySupper

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  Tangy lemon rice with fresh mango & roasted cashews make a savory summer side!  My Sunday Supper group is celebrating March 31, Citrus day with a “Citrus theme “ hosted by the colorful and creative author of Jaunita’s Cocina and I jumped right in with my lemon rice. I love anything lime and lemony […]

Curicumin Power in Spicy Curried Chickpeas #HighFiber


    Day three of the A-Z Challenge and I am still going strong . I am blogging  the letter C and writing about one of my favorite spices curicumin aka turmeric ! The power of this ancient yellow spice is becoming a trend. From Alziemrs to cancers curicumin seems to be the cure. I […]

Mutter Paneer – Creamy Roasted Ricotta with Peas & Tomatoes #SundaySupper


  Ever walked into an Indian restaurant and tasted this creamy dish with peas and chunks of cheese floating in a sauce made with tomatoes ? It is to die for ! I created a healthier version of it by adding olive oil instead of  butter and greek yogurt  instead of cream. Just as tasty […]