Merry Christmas!

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Farfalle with veggies pasta

My kind of comfort food. I simply love pasta 💕 I could eat it every single day, only if I would not think at carbs 😳 However, if you love veggies like I do and you’re craving for something simple but delicious, try this pasta. First heat a large covered saucepan of salted water to […]

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Clam chowder

With only a few ingredients, this creamy clam chowder is the perfect diner in a cold evening. In a saucepan sauté the onions, celery, carrots and potatoes in butter, add salt and pepper then add water to cover and cook over medium heat until tender. In another saucepan, melt some butter and whisk in flour […]

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My Greek Salad

What you do on a Friday evening home alone? I start cutting some cucumber, green bell pepper, tomatoes, onions, black kalamata olives and some creamy feta cheese. I season with dry oregano, olive oil, white wine vinegar and salt & pepper. Everything garnished with the reading of fantastic bloggers. My kind of comfort Friday 😊 Have […]

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Hawthorn berries

Oh wow 1st of December already! Cannot believe how fast the year went by! Time is flying! The other day at the supermarket I saw these small little fruits, similar to little apples called hawthorn berries. After a little bit of research I’ve found out that these small little apples are used for both medicinal […]

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Vietnamese cuisine

When you think at Vietnamese food, what’s the first that pops in your mind? For me is Pho, a Vietnamese soup consisting of broth, rice noodles called bánh phở, a few herbs, and meat, primarily made with either beef or chicken. With the balance between fresh herbs and meats and a selective use of spices to […]

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Three bean salad

I always keep one or two cans of beans in my pantry and when I don’t have too much time for cooking or when I’m too lazy to cook, the can of beans is very helpful. Adding some celery, peppers, red onion and lettuce to the beans and seasoning with extra virgin olive oil, balsamic […]

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Blackberries and raspberries clafoutis

I would like my pictures to look as good as the dish tastes but taking mouth watering pictures is very challenging. Food photography is not easy. Like painting, you start with a blank canvas and build your layers. You construct the photo until you reach the perfect balance of reality and art. Each photography has its story […]

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Saturday, Baby Octopus

From when we live in Singapore, I was not able to find the octopus or baby octopus at the supermarket, but finally these days I managed to find it online with delivery in the same day! Yes, thanks RedMart! I love to cook it in a simple way, just boiled in water for around 40 […]

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Saturday, Spaghetti with clams

And because on 25th October was World Pasta Day, today we’ll celebrate it with these delicious spaghetti. Spaghetti with clams are one of my favourite dishes. And if I think that some years ago I even did not eat clams or seafood. In our family, in Romania, where I was born, seafood was not a […]

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