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Fattoush

A traditional Lebanese salad, the Fattoush is made with toasted, or fried, flat bread. Here we use pita bread. By coating the pita with olive oil prior to toasting, it won’t tend to get soggy once the dressing is added. To transform this into a ‘full meal’, simply add some shredded chicken or shrimp and […]

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Forbidden Rice Ramen Spring Rolls

This recipes has been hanging around in my ‘I have to try this’ pile for some time now. This past weekend, I finally got around to making these delicious spring rolls, a recipe from Lotus Foods. This morning, everyone went to school with them packed in their lunch — I believe we have a new […]

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Star Wars fans, get ready for some fun!

  In anticipation of the next Star Wars adventure to come to the big screen, Zak Designs brings Star Wars: The Last Jedi to the table with a collection of melamine dinnerware, drinkware and on-the-go beverageware. The new line features new characters from the latest installment in this timeless tale, and includes four different sculpted […]

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A Colorful Table with Revol

Complementing any home cooked meal is what it is served in, that’s why we opt for beautiful, distinctive serveware to help round out our meal presentation – during the summer and all year round. Color in the kitchen is one of my favorite things — unique serving dishes, colorful plates, distinctive cups and glassware . […]

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