side dishes


On a warm summer day, I could have a bowl of this tabbouleh as a salad, on its own, or accompanied by some green leaves or fresh tomatoes. It’s a great ingredient of a mezze too. And it makes a … Read more…


The man and I love weekend dinners in a mezze style, with a few different dishes to try. It transforms a simple dinner into a feast, where we celebrate the long conversations over the dinner, enjoying time spent together. The … Read more…


How’s your January detox going? Was a healthy diet part of your New Year resolutions? Yes, I know it’s been a while since the New Year, but I hope you’re being good and sticking to it. And do extend it … Read more…


Here come some changes on the blog… Starting with this post, you’ll see even healthier recipes, following a specific anti-candida detox and then anti-candida diet, finally transforming into a healthy low-sugar, low-diary, low-gluten, vegetarian diet. Even if you’re not interested … Read more…


It’s time for picnic! The sun is shining, the weekend is here, the mood is good… Erm, rewind, where’s the sun shining? Well, we did have a few hours of sun shining in the afternoon, although not quite enough for … Read more…


Let’s start April with an egg-themed recipe. Easter is almost here, hopefully weather over the coming weeks and months will let us have more and more picnics, barbecues and other outdoors food feasts. Devilled eggs work perfectly well for such … Read more…


Generally, I wouldn’t call myself a traditionalist. But on the night of 24th of December, suddenly the world changes. Christmas Eve is for me a night full of traditions, memories and magic. It’s that first start that inaugurates festive dinner, … Read more…


Another lazy Sunday. The more you share it, the better it gets. It started with breakfast with friends in the morning, followed by a walk in a nearby woodland. Time for a lazy Sunday lunch. We’re not in a hurry, … Read more…


Smile to the sun warming up your skin. Feel the sea breeze on your face. Stop and listen to the nature around you. Breathe in. Breathe out. Relax. Enjoy that holiday feeling, even if it’s not a holiday time. Just … Read more…


They look quite impressive, don’t they? But they’re actually quick and easy to prepare. So, knowing that a few friends were coming over on Saturday evening, I thought they would make a nice starter. And they did. And what a … Read more…