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zucchini omelette – eejjit kousa عجة كوسى – suitable for vegetarians


zucchini omeletteOmelette is a simple and quick breakfast, lunch or dinner. Eggs can be served at any time of the day and it is always satisfying.

Take your basic recipe to the next level by adding vegetables to it. You can be as much creative as you wish. All vegetables go well with eggs.

if you’re one of those people who like combinations, here is below a nice way to eat omelette.

Recipe for 4 people:

Crack 10 eggs into a mixing bowl, add salt and pepper and beat well with a fork.

Chop one large onion, fresh mint and a bunch of parsley, then grate 4 large zucchini and add to the eggs.

To have a consistent batter add 8 tbsp of flour and mix well.

Grease your dish with a bit of olive oil, pour the mix and bake in the oven until the omelette firms up.

What a fluffy and filling meal on the days when you don’t wish to eat meat!

 

 

Easter eggs leftover – deviled eggs a la libanaise – بيض وبطاطا


deviled eggs a la libanaiseNot sure what to do with all Easter eggs leftover? As many of you, I don’t like to throw food, and it’s time to do something with the remaining decorated eggs before they spoil.

When it comes to deviled eggs, there are hundred variations, i will show u how to do the Lebanese version, it’s a very common dish called eggs and potatoes بيض وبطاطا

Deviled eggs a la Libanaise:

  • 5 hard boiled eggs
  • 2 medium boiled potato
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • sweet pepper and olives for garnishing.

First start by emptying the eggs.

deviled eggs a la libanaise

Then mash together, egg yolk, potatoes, salt and olive oil. Place them in a plastic bag to fill the whites.

deviled eggs a la libanaise

deviled eggs a la libanaise

deviled eggs a la libanaise

Fill all the whites you have. And keep the remaining to eat them with lebanese bread.

deviled eggs a la libanaise

Jazz it up with a sprinkle of sweet pepper and olives!

deviled eggs a la libanaiseIt tastes delicious!

deviled eggs a la libanaise

 

 

 

How to decorate easter eggs with paper napkins – Dye free technique


final outcome1

Very easy technique to decorate eggs, and it’s safe to eat them later. You don’t need colorings nor any other unsafe products. All you need is:

  • hard boiled eggs
  • paper napkin of your choice
  • 1 cup of water + 1 tsp cornstarch

method

Technique:

Brush the napkin, gently with the mixture water corn starch, until it’s spread on all the egg. Cut the excess of paper and keep it aside to dry.

If little wrinkles show, no worries, this is the beauty of handmade things, but try to spread the napkin as much as you can.

Napkins come in so many colors and designs, the choices are endless. What a smart technique for dye-free Easter eggs!!

final outcome 2Happy Easter 🙂

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creative easter eggs – bunnies, carrots and chicks


Coloring eggs should be fun when you have kids. Just normal dyeing is not enough to impress my boy. we need creative ideas? and that’s how it started…

Bunnies, carrots and chicks and let the fun begin!

Dye the eggs with orange to make the carrots.

orange eggs

Then cut papers from different shades of green (to look realistic) as medium thin strips to make the carrots stems. I used wax gun to stick them.

carrot stem

And the carrots are ready.

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Now we want bunnies to eat those carrots. No need to color the eggs, white is perfect. Cut out two big and two small ovals for the ears.

Click bunny ears to download a high resolution file.

ears

The nose is a small pompom bought ready made (for people in qatar you can buy it from daiso). Draw eyes and moustache with a black marker.

bunny egg

And the family bunnies found the carrots!

family bunnies

Adding chicks made the whole thing so cool. 3 easy steps to follow:

  • color blue eggs
  • stick yellow triangle for the nose
  • 2 black dots for the eyes

Then i realized there should be a male chick! Small rectangular cuts on a red paper and the comb is done!

chicks

chicks

I like the egg carton color, so why not use it for the decoration?!

set up

Final outcome! Brilliant! Am sure adults as kids will love this.Can you feel the spring? Am sure now you’re all excited for easter 🙂

table set

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eggs substitution


did you run out of eggs while baking? astuce egg