Cherry Tomato Quiche

tomato quiche recipe

Chock-full of tomatoes, creamy ricotta cheese, grated Parmesan and fresh basil this flagrant and flavorful tomato quiche is perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner. One of my absolute summer pairing fresh tomatoes, cheese and basil. May it be in a toss salad along with other garden vegetables or in an easy caprese salad (or even skewers)…. 

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Lightened up loaded potato and cheese frittata

loaded potato and cheese frittata recipe

All my favorite baked potato fixings in this quick and easy baked potato and cheese frittata, now with half the calories!Potato, cheese and eggs may not seem like a light meal for some of your, but with few substitutions you can enjoy it without feeling guilty! If I had to pick one savory meal to… 

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Cheesy zucchini tart with pine nuts and grape tomatoes

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A simple summer tart filled with sliced zucchini, feta and parmesan cheese, toasted pine nuts and grape tomatoes. This cheesy zucchini tart is a crowd pleaser may it be at your next picnic, potluck or just family dinner. It’s time to take a break. Break from all the sugar and chocolate. A little break from all… 

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4 ingredients cheese sticks

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All you need are 4 simple ingredients to have your own flaky, buttery, lightly crunchy cheese sticks.  Great to snack on their own or for dipping, these cheese sticks are the perfect addition to your next cheese and wine party or any other occasion. From cheesecake to cheese sticks. Still cheese but on the savory… 

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Pioneer Woman’s potatoes au gratin

Pioneer Woman potatos au gratin recipe 3

Potatoes au gratin loaded with cheese, cream and garlic. An easy no fuss no mess delicious weeknight meal. Today we’re talking dinner. Savory. Creamy cheesy garlicy potatoes. Pioneer Woman’s potatoes au gratin. My friend Kita organized Pass the Cook Book Club. The idea behind the club is to dust off the cookbooks and actually test… 

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Cheese pizza with homemade pizza dough

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Made-from-scratch flavorful cheese pizza dough topped with more cheese and grape tomatoes. Friday night pizza just got a whole lot better!  We are your typical American family. Friday night it’s pizza night. More than I should admit we order from a local Italian restaurant but most of the time I make my own. I don’t eat… 

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Zucchini wedges

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  Some might say Labor day is the end of summer. Some will consider September 21st the last day of summer. I’m in between. I love summer but I’m ready for fall. I’ve already started the fall baking. Last weekend I found some beautiful zucchini at the farmers market. We love zucchini and despite trying different zucchini recipes we… 

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Tomato tart with poppy seed crust and goat cheese

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Tomato tart with poppy seed crust and goat cheese – buttery poppy seed and thyme crust, colorful cherry and kumata tomatoes and crumbled goat cheese It’s been quite a while since I shared a savory dish, a couple of months, since my version of rice and beans and a year since I last shared  my favorite… 

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Chickpea Flour Bread

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I don’t own a bread machine and don’t see myself using one anytime soon. I think adding everything to a bread machine takes the fun away from seeing how your bread comes to life, starting with the proofing of the yeast, letting it rise, shaping it and finally waiting for the loaf to be baked… 

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Greek salad rolls

Greek Salad Rolls @RoxanaGreenGirl {A little bit of everything}

It’s been a week now since the first day of summer and the heat wave is hitting us with all its power. This weekend are supposed to be 102F. Boy, that’s hot! Between painting and dealing with the heat, being in the kitchen, cooking up a storm wasn’t exactly on my list. Light salads were… 

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Potato Pizza

Potato Pizza

The first day of summer is almost a month away but the temperatures have gone crazy, yesterday for example  in was in the 90’s. Today it’s supposed to be the same. With the three day weekend, everyone is out enjoying every ray of sunshine. The grill is coming back in season, along with  back yard… 

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Orange Cranberry Bread

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 Few years ago, while enjoying some time with my family in Romania and skyping with my husband we decided we both need a vacation. Few days later I was packing my stuff and instead of coming home I took the first flight to Mexico. We decided upon an all-inclusive resort. We did nothing the entire… 

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Sour Cream Chive Muffins

Heart to heat and an Egg-land best Giveaway

We all know February is the month of “love”. Chocolate. Flowers. Pink. Red. Now that Valentine’s day has just passed one may think there’s no reason for all the hearts decorations everywhere. Actually there is. February is the National Heart Health Month. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heart disease is… 

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Ricotta olive oil bread

Ricotta and Olive Oil Bread

Pin It   I was surprised to see it’s almost the end of January and I haven’t shared a bread recipe for a month! The last bread recipe on Challah, published late December. If you’re thinking I haven’t baked much lately I’m here to defend myself. If you’re a regular reader you may remember I… 

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Rice and beans

Baked rice and beans | Roxanashomebaking.com

Pin It My husband is probably one of the pickiest eaters I’ve met. We’re so different when it comes to eating.  I’m more of an experimental type of person. When we eat out I, most of the time, choose something I haven’t tried before. When I see a new ingredient at the store I buy… 

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