October 8, 2019

This salad is the perfect fall companion at the table. It makes you feel full and comforted while also filling up your plate with goodness. You can even serve it warm if you prefer a warmer dish at this time of the year. 

The key to this recipe is that each co...

December 4, 2018

The first of the homemade gift recipes is here, and it's so delicious: a Christmas granola that you can whip up quickly and in big batches. It is definitely a crowd pleaser with all the Christmas spices coupled with dried cranberries and maple. And even if you don't ma...

November 21, 2017

If you celebrate Thanksgiving, you will already be knee deep in shopping, cooking, and hosting mode... unless you are lucky enough to be invited to someone's house and can just show up ready to eat :-). Either way I think a little extra leafy green nutrition is due thi...

September 21, 2017

Can you smell the fall in the air? I love love love this time of the year. (I think I start every new season saying that?!? Clearly I must just love the whole year haha). When I take puppy Haigo and Baby Zand for a walk, the leaves rustle with every step we take, the a...

December 23, 2015

One of my favorite ways to make my morning porridge fancier is to top it with fruit compote. This can be made with any kind of seasonal fruit, and it can cook on the side while you do other food prep. The great thing is that you can prepare a huge batch and upgrade you...

December 21, 2015

This is by far my favorite Christmas recipe of all time! These raw Christmas balls are a staple amongst all the sugary German Christmas cookies we consume over the holidays in my family. Dried fruit and flavorful spices come together for these balls. You can roll them...

November 23, 2015

Don’t make this holiday season an excuse to pile on the pounds and feel lethargic, exhausted, and terrible in your own body. One of the easiest ways to avoid this, is to homemake most of the things on your table… and this is never more true than at Thanksgiving. How ea...

November 18, 2015

 

My Thanksgiving inspired dish this year is this salad. I think salad is great at any time of the year, you just need to adapt the ingredients and flavors to suit each season. While a simple cucumber tomato salad may be perfectly cooling in the summer, the winter needs...

January 20, 2015

If you follow any kind of Instagram foodie account these days, you will see that acai bowls have taken the world by storm over the last couple of years. They are everywhere, and for good reasons. Acai is hailed as a superfood with a good dose of healthy omega fats, ric...

December 19, 2014

 

Winter time is here and with the cold it gets hard to get out of bed in the morning. My worst nightmare is bare feet on icy cold bathroom tiles; it's a shock to the system and immediately wakes me up, even though it's still dark outside and the bed keeps calling me ba...

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