Butternut Squash & Bacon Pasta with Rocket Salad

This week’s Pumpkin Madness recipe (Pumpkin Madness is Ana’s Bananas October theme) is sage-infused butternut squash with organic bacon, green rocket salad and a bit of delicious pasta. It’s a comfort food recipe, easy to fix up on weeknights and enjoy leftovers for lunch the next day. Butternut Squash & Bacon Pasta with Rocket Salad Serves … More Butternut Squash & Bacon Pasta with Rocket Salad

Minestrone Soup with Pumpkin, Green Peas and Thyme

A MINESTRONE IS A NATIVE ITALIAN name for an everyday thick vegetable soup put together from any ingredients found in the kitchen. In this version, I combine pumpkin, green peas and thyme for a warm, slightly earty, slightly-sweet feeling. Minestrone Soup with Pumpkin, Green Peas & Thyme Prep time: 30 minutes. Serves 4.  Oil or butter for cooking, 2 … More Minestrone Soup with Pumpkin, Green Peas and Thyme

Easy Veggie & Shrimp Stir-fry with Brown Rice Noodles

AS PROMISED, here’s a delicious stir-fry recipe I had for dinner last night. 🙂 Green beans and zucchini were on offer at the supermarket – you can also choose other green veggies which you find on sale, to make this meal not only delicious but also affordable! BROWN RICE NOODLES have a lower glycemic index than … More Easy Veggie & Shrimp Stir-fry with Brown Rice Noodles

Food Allergy VS. Food Intolerance // WHAT IT MEANS FOR YOU?

THERE IS AN INCREASING TREND TO EAT gluten-free, to avoid dairy and to cut out sugar. People are doing this whether they are allergic, intolerant or neither. Is what you eat just a (healthy) preference or is there something more going on? In this post I will explain the difference between a food allergy and food intolerance. … More Food Allergy VS. Food Intolerance // WHAT IT MEANS FOR YOU?

4 Easy, Tasty Dinner Recipes I Found This Week // FELLOW FOODIES ON THE INTERNET

With my recent discovery of Pinterest, and my obvious love of good food, I stumble upon GREAT recipes every time I hit the web (or public library for that matter – cook books are awwwsome). Every week, I share my finds with you here! This week, we´ve got 4 amazing dinner recipes on the menu. … More 4 Easy, Tasty Dinner Recipes I Found This Week // FELLOW FOODIES ON THE INTERNET

Welcome to the Countryside: My vacation getaway // Photo report

Although chocolate makes me happy and cake makes me feel fuzzy inside, there is nothing I love as much as family. Here’s some travel inspiration, based on my wonderful countryside getaway, whilst visiting family in Croatia <3. THIS VACATION WAS GREEN, SUNNY & DELICIOUS. And I wouldn’t want it any other way. COUNTRYSIDE ALWAYS SURPRISES ME BY HOW SELF-SUSTAINING … More Welcome to the Countryside: My vacation getaway // Photo report

You might be eating well, but are you sleeping well? // *Infographics*

WITH MY CURRENT INTERNSHIP AT the department of child endocrinology, and the past couple of weeks during which the weather has been hot, turning the bedroom into a Turkish steam room and making sleep impossible, I have (again) come to appreciate the importance of good sleep – and the impact lack of it has on … More You might be eating well, but are you sleeping well? // *Infographics*

A Week’s Healthy Groceries (Free Printable) + Easy Recipes

Hello world! IT’S JULY, SUMMER TIME, AND I DEFINITELY DON’T FEEL LIKE DOING A LOT OF COOKING. Especially on days it’s really hot, I hardly even feel like going out of the house, again, into the heat of the streets just to get to a crowded supermarket and get all sweaty, again. But, I found it … More A Week’s Healthy Groceries (Free Printable) + Easy Recipes