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Here’s a relatively quick and easy festive recipe. It uses ready-to-roll puff pastry and as long as you’ve got all the ingredients to hand, it doesn’t take much effort or time to prepare, so you can easily make it on … Read more…


I think good food is all about making you feel better. That’s providing you with the good energy, vitamins and other nutrients, but also, equally importantly, it’s about enjoying the food in the right place, at a good pace and … Read more…


Here’s a falafel recipe with a twist. As I’m still trying to steer away from various grains and pulses and at the same time experimenting constantly with gluten-free grains such as quinoa, millet and buckwheat, recently I’ve decided to make … Read more…


Yes, it’s been a while. Three months of a break from blogging. Taken consciously but not lightly. Yep, previous post was in the middle of summer, during our summer holiday, on my birthday. There are two points in the year … Read more…


Long weekend at my parents’. Anti-candida diet in full swing, so mum’s delicious pierogi and all the finger lickin’ good bakes and cakes need to wait for another occasion. During this visit, the roles in the kitchen have flipped and, … Read more…


Today I’ll focus on the recipe rather than the story around it. So here they are: wholesome tartlets made with 100% wholemeal flour. Topped with fresh baby spinach which is top of the season now. And what goes well with … Read more…


What are the key ingredients of the ultimate romantic dinner? The two of us. An open mind. An honest heart. A mindful spirit. Comfortable silence. A sparkle in the eye. A smile that says it all. The harmony. Happy anniversary, … Read more…


Can you make a real Spanish paella at home? Here’s the best recipe I’ve found and tested. Good quality short rice for paella (I used the one called Bomba), a generous pinch of saffron, best olive oil you can get, … Read more…


In the first few days of spring, our menu is unquestionably going through a substantial amount of spring cleaning; with warming, comforting dishes taking a back seat and giving way to much lighter, fresher recipes. There seems to be a … Read more…


Oh yes, I think pizza is one of my favourite surprise dishes. Almost every time I mention to someone how much we like to have a pizza on one of the weekend afternoons, there’s that understanding in their eyes that … Read more…