Two Bean burgers

This recipe is a lighter version of the classic burger and is a great way to add more vegetables without compromising on taste. You could leave out the meat altogether if you would like a vegetarian version. This recipe shows that you can take what would be considered a junk/comfort food and alter it a…

Roasted chickpeas, cucumber, halloumi and watermelon salad 

There’s just nothing better than halloumi cheese in the summer. I wanted to balance and freshen up the salty taste of the cheese so I added watermelon and added some roasted chickpeas for crunch and extra flavor. This was a winner with my family and I think I might have sold my dad on salads….

Tuna fettuccine 

When studying for my exams, which is happening at this moment, I don’t really have a lot of time to cook extensively. That’s why I like recipes like this one here. You can use canned tuna in olive oil if you want the basic version or you can sear a tune filet to upgrade the […]

Grapefruit brulee

Grapefruit is one of those fruits that can easily be used in sweet and savory dishes. Once you try it this way you’ll be hooked. It’s the perfect breakfast, snack or dessert if you’re feel like having something sweet. The possibilities are endless. Add this to your yoghurt and granola for breakfast or add a…

Ginger chicken with roasted vegetables 

In the spirit of bettering myself and of course providing  better pictures, I have started paying more attention to presentation. I still have a long way to go compared to dishes that I eat in great restaurants but i’m really enjoying this. As always my recipes will be simple, approachable and delicious. The great thing…

Tuna fettuccine 

When studying for my exams, which is happening at this moment, I don’t really have a lot of time to cook extensively. That’s why I like recipes like this one here. You can use canned tuna in olive oil if you want the basic version or you can sear a tune filet to upgrade the…

Quick banana oatmeal breakfast cookies.

I remember that as a child I always dreamt of having dessert as breakfast but with this recipe you can do that guilt free.  The base is really simple: banana or oatmeal but you can also add applesauce or peanut butter according to your taste. Then go nuts (pun intended) with the add ins. Ingredients…

Pan fried mackerel with a tomato, fennel spaghetti

This is a really simple dish that is sure to impress your guests and is super healthy as well! The thing I love most about mediterranean cuisine is that they use fresh ingredients and let them shine without complicating things. This is also a dish that illustrates that calories aren’t the only thing we should…

Hello sunshine smoothie

We all have those days where we wake up after a night of festivities when you feel bloated and have no need to eat. This smoothie is something that can help with that. I also recommend it as a pre-workout if, like me, you prefer to workout just after waking up and need a little…

How to: Salad

It’s only recently that I discovered how absolutely awesome salads can be. I think they get a bad rep in the mainstream but I think what makes salads seems boring is the fact that you are probably making boring salad. Sorry not sorry! The great things about salad is the more you add the better…

Spring rolls with spicy peanut butter dip

The one thing you will notice about my recipes is that I love to give you the option to add and alter to fit your taste. Just like with this recipe, you can use any vegetables that you like and any cooked protein you like. Ingredients Rice paper Large carrot Large cucumber Paprika of different…

Fruit salad ice pops with ‘grown ups’ version included

There’s nothing I love more than a dish that looks as good as it tastes. This is an easy go to that is healthy as well. My little sister approves of it and she has a very high standard. Ingredients Any type of fruit that you want however I recommend citrusy fruits. If you want…