Shrimp Fried Rice with Broccoli

Shrimp fried rice with broccoli

One of my favorite foods on earth is rice. I grew up eating rice almost every day. Rice and beans are a very important part of Brazilian cuisine and we eat this combo for lunch with meat and salad. When I moved to Canada, I noticed that people here don’t eat rice as often as Brazilians do, but they eat fried rice due to the Asian culture influence, which is something that in Brazil is not very popular. To be honest I have never eaten fried rice down there. I know they must have that because … [Continue Reading...]

sweet potato tuna patties

Sweet Potato Tuna Patties

One of these past days I came back home from work very tired. I opened my pantry and my fridge and I didn’t see much. So, I thought I could go do some groceries, but I was so tired and lazy to do anything ;-( So, I saw two sweet potatoes and two tuna … [Continue Reading...]

Mango Plum Popsicle

Mango Plum Popsicle

Guys I have to confess something to all of you! It is so hard to photograph popsicles. Oh man… I made about three popsicle recipes, but this one was the only recipe that I could photograph well. My first recipe was a blueberry yogurt popsicle which was so … [Continue Reading...]

Gluten-free chocolate chip cookies

Gluten-free chocolate chip cookies

Hey guys, My mouth is already watering just thinking about these goodies! Oh Gosh I totally love this recipe and I am sure you will love too. Why? They are fantastic even without having any flour in them! They are as good as a traditional cookie: soft, … [Continue Reading...]

Summer Soup with peas, carrots and zucchini

Zucchini Summer Soup

Just because it is summer it doesn’t mean you have to stop eating soup, right? Some people may think summer is not a time to have soup but I like to continue to eat soup all year long. If people from very tropical countries like in northern Brazil where it is … [Continue Reading...]

Chopped Salad with Tayberries-2

Chopped Salad with Tayberries

  One of my favorite things to do with my husband is to go out for a long walk. I think it is a great way to spend time together because we can exercise, talk and see different things at the same time. We often walk around our neighborhood because we … [Continue Reading...]

Grilled Polenta with Balsamic Onions, Tomato Sauce and Feta

Polenta with Tomato Sauce, Balsamic Onions and Feta

Hey, Guys How are you today? I’ve been very busy these past few days, because I am on vacation enjoying my city with my husband and guests from Brazilian. We have visited so many touristic points in the city that I was thinking I am ready to apply for a … [Continue Reading...]

Superfood Breakfast Tacos

Superfood Breakfast Tacos + Let Them Eat Kale Giveaway

I have an exciting post for you today!! I will share this delicious Superfood Breakfast Tacos recipe from the awesome book Let Them Eat Kale! by my dear blogger Julia from The Roasted Root. Also, I am honored to be hosting my first giveaway on this blog!! … [Continue Reading...]

Flourless Chocolate Chip Brownies

Flourless Chocolate Chip Brownies

Hello, guys! How’s it going? This week I am very busy working, blogging, cooking and entertaining our guests from Brazil. They are really enjoying Canada and the nice weather. This weekend we went to visit the falls in Niagara falls and we took the … [Continue Reading...]

Sweet potato, Kale and Shrimp skillet

Sweet potato, Kale and Shrimp Skillet

We are receiving some Brazilian guests today (well, when you will be reading this post they will be here already) and I really have to finish cooking some goodies to offer to them. I don’t know about you guys, but when Brazilians have friends or family over … [Continue Reading...]

quinoa salad with roasted asparagus

Quinoa Salad with Roasted Asparagus

Last week I shared with you guys my Easy and Quick Roasted Asparagus. It was actually our dinner with baked salmon. But as I roasted 2 bunches of asparagus I had leftovers. So, the next day I decided to make for lunch Quinoa Salad with Roasted Asparagus  and … [Continue Reading...]