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Spring Asparagus Risotto

Asparagus Risotto

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been waiting this year’s asparagus for quite a while now, and it seemed that it won’t ever come out with all the prolonged winter we had. Phew, we are finally off the hook and we can enjoy all the freshness and green veggies nature reserved for us. So here it is finally, fresh, crisp, tender and deliciously tasty ASPARAGUS which can enhance so…

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lifestyle

I love my Martisor

I love my Martisor

It’s been a long break..my writing muscles are beginning to stretch a bit, but have no fear, spring is..almost here. I took a look outside, better say I pulled just a bit down the blinds, and there’s a frozen world out there, with lots of snow that’s covering my garden and freezing people looking to stay outside as little as possible. This is not how I imagined my Martisor day…

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Roasted Sweet Potatoes Salad With Honey Mustard Dressing

Roasted Sweet Potatoes Salad With Honey Mustard Dressing

Winter is definitely around the corner, or almost already here if you look at the temperatures outside, and this, inevitably takes me back 2 years ago, when I first started writing on this blog. Boy, what a journey! Laughter, frustration, fingerlicious food, failed recipes, and incredible passion I put in each recipe which I wrote or picture that I took. I am now very grateful I learned so much about…

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clean eating/ desserts/ Vegetarian

Roasted Squash With Maple Syrup, Cinnamon & Nutmeg

Roasted Squash With Maple Syrup, Cinnamon & Nutmeg

Can you ever think about something more autumnal than some roasted squash with cinnamon and nutmeg? Exactly, I am talking about that warm and cozy flavor that spreads all over your house in a Sunday afternoon.   Along with all the nice colored leaves, crispy morning air and lots of tasty grapes, autumn brings with it abundance of squash, just ready to be enjoyed as a snack or as a…

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clean eating/ Family meals/ Fish & Seafood

Cori’s French Bouillabaisse

Cori's French Bouillabaisse

I am right now in a phase of discovering and trying out delicious French recipes, which somehow, for various reasons, I left them aside in my culinary adventures. Bouillabaisse, maybe you know it or not, is a fish stew made by fishermen in Marseilles originally prepared from bony fish they couldn’t sell to the restaurants or at the market. A vegetable mix such as fennel bulb, leek, tomatoes, potatoes and…

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The Best Romanian Eggplant Dip

Romanian Eggplant Dip

This time of the year, the eggplant season is in its full swing and I can’t simply imagine a summer without the smell and the taste of roasted eggplants that takes over all my mom’s kitchen. This Romanian eggplant dip is my childhood summer snack, the dip I had before going to the beach in the morning or something that I would enjoy as an appetizer for lunch or dinner.…

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15 minutes meals/ clean eating/ Family meals/ Lunch box

Easy Spicy Chicken & Veggie Stir Fry

Easy Spicy Chicken & Veggie Stir Fry

Who doesn’t love a quick lunch or dinner, that’s also healthy, with a pinch of chilis and not to mention incredibly tasty ? Well, this easy and super fast spicy chicken and veggie stir fry has it all in one pan and you won’t need more than 15 minutes to fully enjoy your meal. I guess these stir fries, besides AOP Pasta, are the next easiest dinner to cook and that’s why…

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Cori’s Thai Curry Chicken

Cori's Thai Curry Chicken

I’m definitely in a spicy food mood these days and almost everything I cook has to have some chili traces in it. I am still wondering how I didn’t add some chili in my coffee yet, but perhaps you know some spicy coffee recipes and you could share, maybe I’ll enjoy them. After a quick visit at the Asian store next to my house I am now fully equipped with…

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