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Delicious broccoli

Delicious broccoli

Delicious broccoli? When I was a child this would be such a weird phrase, impossible to be said by me. I didn’t like vegetables and broccoli was among the “worst” ones. Today I just love vegetables and people ask me if I am vegetarian, so […]

Delicious savoy cabbage cake

Delicious savoy cabbage cake

This savoy cabbage cake is another Autumn recipe I like so much. It has all those warm ingredients that are so comforting during these cooler days: broth, bread, cheese and cabbage. It is pretty simple to prepare and is pleasant to the sight, when presented […]

A fantastic eggplant pie I’ve just fell in love with

A fantastic eggplant pie I’ve just fell in love with

I prepared this eggplant tart today and it’s already one of my favorite recipes. It is so easy and quick to prepare and the only time needed is for baking. I love eggplants. I should say I love them since I live in Italy, as it […]

An exquisite brittle with pistachio recipe

An exquisite brittle with pistachio recipe

As soon as I saw this brittle with pistachio recipe I ran to the kitchen to prepare it. I love beautiful food and, especially, when it is simple and quick to prepare. Pistachio is a delicacy by itself, and served as a brittle is just… […]

Quinoa with peas

Quinoa with peas

Pair quinoa with peas is a great idea. Other than being an extremely simple recipe to prepare, the flavors mix well perfectly resulting in a very pleasant taste to the palate. The ingredients to match are 4: quinoa, peas, onion and walnuts. It was enough […]

Portuguese salted codfish recipe

Portuguese salted codfish recipe

Portuguese salted codfish recipe is not a recipe. I wrote this title because who doesn’t know Portugal may think there is ONE typical recipe, as pasta alla bolognese is known all around the world but it doesn’t exist in Bologna. I’ve been to Lisbon a […]

A light stuffed eggplant recipe (no frying)

A light stuffed eggplant recipe (no frying)

(and tomatoes and zucchini) here in Italy. They are a healthy vegetable, with few vitamins but a lot of fiber. And God, they match so well with such a number of different ingredients. This recipe attracted me because I was curious about boiling the eggplants […]

Mushroom and avocado canapé

Mushroom and avocado canapé

Have you ever thought about preparing a mushroom and avocado canapé? I didn’t. Who knows why we often think about matching vocado with salmon or dressing it as guacamole. The idea to pair mushrooms with avocado, sincerely, never crossed my mind before. I saw a […]

Chocolate witch brooms

Chocolate witch brooms

These chocolate witch brooms  are treats that go well for children but also for adults. They’re healthy (I used only dark chocolate to prepare the brooms) and can be a silly cute thing to have fun amongst friends. Together with the banana boos, these witch […]

Banana Booo – A Halloween idea

Banana Booo – A Halloween idea

Banana booooo!!! Well, my children are grown but the child inside me is still alive :-)! Halloween became a worldwide known holiday and, even if I do not prepare anything special for this day. These are treats that go well for children but also for […]


Candies & Desserts

An exquisite brittle with pistachio recipe

An exquisite brittle with pistachio recipe

As soon as I saw this brittle with pistachio recipe I ran to the kitchen to prepare it. I love beautiful food and, especially, when it is simple and quick to prepare. Pistachio is a delicacy by itself, and served as a brittle is just… […]

Chocolate witch brooms

Chocolate witch brooms

These chocolate witch brooms  are treats that go well for children but also for adults. They’re healthy (I used only dark chocolate to prepare the brooms) and can be a silly cute thing to have fun amongst friends. Together with the banana boos, these witch […]

Banana Booo – A Halloween idea

Banana Booo – A Halloween idea

Banana booooo!!! Well, my children are grown but the child inside me is still alive :-)! Halloween became a worldwide known holiday and, even if I do not prepare anything special for this day. These are treats that go well for children but also for […]

Super simple granola

Super simple granola

I like granola. I like very much granola. Even if I don’t like yogurt and eat it as it is or with a sliced banana. It is perfect for me who often looks for a sweet treat. This simple granola is perfect for these moments, […]

My son’s birthday german chocolate pie

My son’s birthday german chocolate pie

We first ate this German chocolate pie in Brazil, prepared by my cousin. It was about 10 15 years ago and, since then, it’s the pie my son wants for his birthday. Considering he is not a sweet lover, it means he really likes it. […]


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