Food

Jam Heart Cookies

Jam Heart Cookies

It was recently Mother’s Day in the UK and although I am miles away from mine, I thought I’d bake these jam filled heart cookies for her to be reminded that it’s her special day and for me to enjoy with a cup of tea […]

Orange Cake

Orange Cake

Want to know what I love most about winter? It’s orange season! An even better thing is that my hubbys parents have orange trees in their garden so – free oranges! Every winter we go over with a Ikea bag (they are quite big) and […]

Date Cookies

Date Cookies

I tasted these date cookies for the first time in Israel, I was wandering about in the Mahane Yehuda market in Jerusalem and head in to a small bakery that was just calling my name. The man told me that the biscuits (known as “Mahamoul”) […]

White Chocolate & Berry Blondies

White Chocolate & Berry Blondies

So recently it was world Nutella day, I made some amazing chocolate brownies (recipe will be up soon) and as the last one was eaten I thought to myself, why not make some more?! It felt like a must as it was a rainy day […]

Delicious Energy Bites

Delicious Energy Bites

I always have the same problem when I am rushing somewhere or just feel like working out and need that little boost of energy to keep me going. I came across energy bites not so long ago and figured that they are such a great […]

Matcha White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Matcha White Chocolate Chip Cookies

So I decided that it is my turn to try out the Matcha dessert craze. I wasn’t so sure about it at the beginning as it does have caffeine and I’m not such a big caffeine lover, but figured that new year, new things to […]

Steamed Vegetarian Gyoza

Steamed Vegetarian Gyoza

I’ve always had a thing for Japanese food, the unique ingredients used and cooking methods have been developing throughout centuries. The Japanese cuisine normally combines rice with one or more side dishes (also called Okazu) which contains fish, meat, tofu or vegetables. Gyoza, also known […]

Baba Ganoush

Baba Ganoush

Anything with tehini is in my opinion, the best. This middle eastern salad is one of my favourites (sorry, hummus has to be my number one) as it’s so simple to make and yet so satisfying to eat. In arabic, baba means “father” and ganoush […]

5 Common Cooking Mistakes You Might Be Making

5 Common Cooking Mistakes You Might Be Making

We all have cooking experience, as do I, but I wouldn’t call myself a cooking expert as I believe we all have room to learn from our mistakes and improve. Most of the time, at least for me, I focus on the flavour of the […]

Roasted Turmeric Cauliflower, Chickpeas, Nuts and Raisins

Roasted Turmeric Cauliflower, Chickpeas, Nuts and Raisins

I love this as a side dish, it’s so simple, easy to make and tastes amazing. It’s suitable for vegans and my favourite part? it has turmeric that I simply love! Click here to read all about its health benefits and nutrition facts. If I could give […]