Sweet potato soup

Ingredients for 4 people  2 onions 2 garlic gloves 1 chilli pepper 1l vegetable broth 600 ml coconut milk 2 tsp curry powder 1 tsp turmeric powder 2 tsp lemon juice Salt and pepper Oil (preferably coconut) Preparations Make the vegetable broth Peel and cut into cubes: onions, garlic and sweet potatoes Seed the chilli…

Earl Grey Cookies

I love tea and cookies, that’s why I decided to mix the two and come up with a new recipe for Christmas! I am really happy with the outcome. Give it a try and let me know whether you like them, too. Ingredients for 30 cookies  2 tea bags of lose Earl Grey 125g spelt…

Pumpkin risotto

Ingredients for 4 people 250g risotto rice 1 pumpkin – butternut or Hokkaido  (800g) 1,2 l vegetable broth 200 ml white wine 120 g parmesan shavings 1 onion 2 tsp butter Salt, pepper and nutmeg Preparations  make the vegetable broth cut the onion into pieces peel the pumpkin and cut it into pieces grate the parmesan…

Pumpkin, sweet potato and carrot soup

Just in time with the beginning of autumn I got into my soup mood again. I love soups, because they heat you up and leave a warm and comfortable feeling in your stomach. In the coming weeks, I’ll be sharing my favourite recipes with you. Starting today with a classic – pumpkin soup, but with…

Overnight oats

Yes I know, there are overnight oats recipes all over the net! Still, I wanted to find out what the hype is about and whether they are really as good as everyone says.

Watermelon and chia smoothie

Do you know this melancholic feeling when summer slowly but surely comes to an end? Although it’s still August, the days are getting shorter and the nights colder. To savour the last few weeks to the fullest I decided to stock up on plenty of fruits and to share my favourite quick summer recipes on…

Chocolate chunk cookies

I usually have a cup of black tea around 4pm in the afternoon. Although I am not English, I like this little tradition. At the weekends, it gives me a comfortable feeling when sitting on the couch and reading a book. I sat in exactly that cosy spot two weeks ago and felt a craving…

Green juice (kale, lemon,apple, pear, ginger, mint)

Whoop! Whoop! Here is another juice recipe with kale and a refreshing taste of mint. Ingredients (for one glass) 2 handfuls of kale 1/2 peeled lemon 1 large apple, roughly chopped 1 pear, roughly chopped a knob of ginger (thumbnail size) 20 mint leaves Push all the ingredients through the juicer and drink immediately. Enjoy!…

Carrot, orange, kale, lemon & ginger juice

Lately I have been trying to reduce my coffee consumption. I looked for a juice, which can substitute the coffee giving me energy in the morning and for the day. I found this cleansing juice on Ella Woodward’s blog. Although, it doesn’t look that delicious (thanks to the kale) it tastes very good and the ginger…

Pancakes

I am usually not a breakfast person, but if I take the time for it (mostly at the weekend) I am celebrating it. Eggs, avocado on toast, waffles, pancakes… the recipe below is my favourite for pancakes at it takes only 15 minutes until they are on your plate! Ingredients for 10 small pancakes  150 g flour…

Cinnamon cookies

It’s beginning to smell a lot like Christmas… I don’t know about you, but I am one of these people who love the festive season! I am listening to Christmas music from the first Advent until (at least!) the 26th of December, make homemade mulled wine and of course cookies. I am sharing one of…