Homemade Basil Pesto

No need for store-bought pesto anymore! This italian classic is an absolute live saver! #ItalianFoodForever. It’s quick, easy, healthy and cheap (ok, the pine nuts are a bit expensive BUT it goes a long way). Apart from being such a comfort food, pesto is one of those sauces you can whisk together in no time when you’re…

Vegetarian Rice Curry

We just L-O-V-E a good curry! Fresh ingredients with coconut in a lime curry sauce with ginger and garlic: YUM! The mix of the sweetness of the coconut milk with the acidity of the lime and the hot kick from the chilies is just delicious. This is a really easy and quick curry recipe! Basics: Mangetout, red…

Vegetarian Chickpea Salad

Summer is coming! After a long Winter, it’s time to start thinking about healthy, easy and fresh recipes for the Summer. The secret for a basic delicious and nutritious salad is to toss together a few ingredients. These are the basics steps to achieve the perfect salad combo: Add a salad base: salad mixture with lettuce,…

Vanessa’s Apple Pie

If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe. – Carl Sagan Apple, flour, sugar, butter and cinnamon. YES! Nothing says lazy Winter Sunday morning as the smell of a homemade apple pie floating around your house. It just makes you feel all warm and cozy inside. When Vanessa shared…

Quick & Easy Berry (Non) Cheesecake

Quick & Easy Berry Cheesecake but without the cheese. Confused?! I shall explain! I came up with this quick and easy recipe a few years ago. Cheesecake is one of my favorite desserts but it’s not that easy to make. When I had friends coming over for dinner, I would spend a lot of time preparing everything else and…

Noura’s Tuna Lasagna

For many years now I have been telling my friend Noura that she should do a come back to her old rap/hip hop days. Until that happens, I just convince her to cook for me. I love my friends, particularly the ones that can cook and Noura has cooked some of the most delicious and…