As Easy As Apple Pie

Penne all’Arrabbiata

Penne all’arrabbiata is a dish that belongs to the Roman cooking tradition. “Arrabbiata” means angry, a name inspired by its hot, fiery taste. Arrabbiata sauce is really a basic tomato sauce with the addition...

roasted butternut squash soup

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup – an easy, creamy, dairy free, and healthy fall recipe. Leftovers taste even better the next day. This silky smooth roasted butternut squash soup  is full of amazingly comforting and...

ugly but good cookies

Ugly but Good Cookies (Brutti ma Buoni)

These delicious hazelnut cookies, known as ugly but good ( brutti ma buoni in Italian), come from northern Italy.  The origins are unsure, some say Piedmont, others Lombardy. Whatever the history, I can tell you...

homemade mayonnaise in 30 seconds

Homemade Mayonnaise in 30 Seconds

Mayonnaise is notoriously difficult to make. You start by whisking the egg yolks, a bit of mustard and lemon juice or vinegar. Then you pour in the oil  in a thin stream as you...

flourless chocolate cookies

Flourless Chocolate Cookies

These flourless chocolate cookies are rich, chocolaty, chewy on the inside and slightly crispy around the edges. They taste just like brownies. You won’t believe how easy it is to make them. No mixer...

garlic shrimp and quinoa in a cast iron pan

Garlic Shrimp and Quinoa

Garlic Shrimp and Quinoa – a simple, healthy, and gluten-free shrimp recipe for busy nights! Healthy doesn’t have to be flavorless and boring! This garlic shrimp and quinoa recipe is not only a quick and tasty...

Make healthy and delicious homemade potato chips in the microwave- no oil or deep frying needed. A low-fat and easy snack!

Homemade Potato Chips

Homemade potato chips that you can easily make at home in the microwave! It’s a crime to have a sandwich without chips, it’s a match made in heaven! But potato chips aren’t always the healthiest thing to have on...

3 white ramekins with avocado chocolate mousse garnished with fresh mint

Avocado Chocolate Mousse

A ragluten-free, egg-free, dairy-free, refined sugar-free, low carb, vegan, and paleo dessert. This easy avocado chocolate mousse can be made in a blender in 2 minutes! This avocado chocolate mousse is a combination of healthy and delicious...

Grissini - Italian Breadsticks

Grissini (Breadsticks)

These grissini (Italian breadsticks) will not last long at your dinner table Grissini are crunchy pencil-sized breadsticks with a rustic, uneven appearance coming from the hand-stretched process. They often accompany antipasti, they can be served as appetizers wrapped...

two oatmeal blueberry smoothies and a bowl of blueberries

Oatmeal Blueberry Smoothie

This oatmeal blueberry smoothie is filling, satisfying and totally delicious! One big glass in the morning and you will not feel hungry until lunchtime. The best thing about smoothies is that they are so easy to...