Snacks | Vegetarian

Hummus with Butternut Squash and Turmeric

I make hummus at least once a week. I usually make a basic version, but if I have some left over roasted beetroot or peppers I would add them too.  Beetroot hummus is probably my favourite so far and the vibrant colour brightens up your plate. Not as much colour, but avocado hummus is delicious too. […]

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Oat and Rasin Bars

Oat bars are a tasty and easy to make snack. You will probably need less than 40 minutes in the kitchen and have healthy snacks for the whole week. It’s so handy to have a few oat bars available when you want a quick snack. My husband took me to the tennis at Wimbledon this year. We had breakfast early and […]

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Hazelnut and Cinnamon Bites

My recipe  guinea pigs are my family – mostly my husband and daughter. According to them, these bites are the best so far. Their opinions are very important to me, because first of all I cook for my family and then, if the recipe is worth sharing, I add it to my blog. It’s handy to have some of these healthy, full […]

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Snacks | Vegetarian

Basil Spread

Basil spread is currently my favorite 🙂 It’s so handy to have some in the fridge when you are in a hurry and need a quick snack. It only takes a few minutes to prepare it and can keep in the fridge for up to a week in a tightly sealed jar. I replaced black pepper with cayenne pepper in this recipe for […]

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Cashew Energy Balls

These days we hear so much about how refined sugar is bad for us. I’ve decided to replace it with healthier alternatives.  Dates are a great substitute for sugar and are rich in fiber and other nutrients. They are easily digestible and therefore a quick and effective source of energy. Sometimes you want something sweet, especially when your energy […]

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