Cashew Butter Cookies with Cranberry and Chocolate Chips

Cashew Butter Cookies with Cramberry and Chocolate Chip

Today is a cool and rainy Monday here in Toronto and I feel like baking some homemade cookies to eat along with a good cup of lemon tea. Mmm… yummy! But, the cookies I am making today are not just any cookies.They are healthier than the traditional ones because they are made with cashew butter, which has a significant amount of heart-healthy fats, essential amino acids and the dietary mineral magnesium. They are also gluten free, dairy free and I use 70% cacao chocolate chips just because … [Continue Reading...]

Rice with Balsamic Onions and Shrimp-3

Rice with Balsamic Onions and Shrimp

Last post I shared with you guys my easy and quick recipe How to make fluffy rice. When I finish to make the fluffy rice, it was about lunch time on Sunday and I decided to make some balsamic onions with shrimp to serve along with my fluffy rice. I … [Continue Reading...]

How to make Fluffy Rice

How to make fluffy rice

Rice is something that is a very important part of my diet. I eat rice since I was a little kid because rice is a very important part of the Brazilian cuisine. Down there, they eat rice at least one time a day, especially at lunchtime. Many people also like to … [Continue Reading...]

writing process blog tour

Writing Process Blog Tour

Hello, guys! Today’s post will be a little different. So, let me explain what I am going to write about on today’s post. Maybe, you’ve seen the "writing process blog tour" post going around. But if you haven’t, this is basically a fun blog post to tell the … [Continue Reading...]

Kale Sneak in Turkey Meatballs

Kale Sneak in Meatballs

These meatballs are delicious and filled with kale. You also can eat them on their own or with spaghetti and a delicious tomato sauce. If you are like me, you probably love to have your greens in your meatballs because they add lots of flavors and of course … [Continue Reading...]

Eggplant Pizza Bites

Eggplant Pizza Bites

One of these days I visited Eat Good 4 Life, which is one of my favorite food blogs and I saw this eggplant pizza recipe. I said to myself: I have to make this right now!! So, I did and it turned out very good. I love all Miryam’s recipes because they are … [Continue Reading...]

Roasted Potato with lemon shrimp

Baked Potato with Lemon Shrimp

Hello, Guys I love this time of the year because one of my favourite things to cook in my kitchen is roasted and baked recipes. I don’t know why but I just think baked and roasted dishes taste so flavourful and delicious. So, now that it’s fall and the … [Continue Reading...]

How to make crispy baked green beans-5

How to make crispy roasted Green Beans

Hey, guys It has been a week since I have posted a delicious recipe for you. I would like to apologize. Last week we (my husband and I) were on vacation and I thought I would have time to post from there, but unfortunately time was so short and also the … [Continue Reading...]

Peach Carrot Smoothie

Peach Carrot Smoothie

I love smoothies every time of the year. One of my favorite recipes I already posted here on my blog like my Strawberry Papaya Smoothie and my Spicy Pineapple Peach Smoothie. For me, one of the best fruits to add in my smoothie is definitely peaches, because … [Continue Reading...]

Strawberry Coconut Chia Pudding-5

Strawberry Coconut Chia Pudding

Chia pudding is definitely one of the easiest and healthy dessert recipes ever. This recipe is also very versatile because if you change the fruit you will have a whole different flavor. Chia with strawberry and coconut is my favorite combination, but chia … [Continue Reading...]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

Today I brought to you one more sweet, healthy and delicious treat recipe for you enjoy during your snack time with a cup of coffee or a cup of tea. I’ve got to be honest with you guys I am not a coffee girl by any mean. So, I love to have these Peanut Butter … [Continue Reading...]

Couscous Salad with zucchini

Zucchini Couscous Salad

Today I brought to you a super easy, quick and gorgeous salad recipe. Who doesn’t like easy and flavorful recipes??! For me the best dishes are the ones I don’t need to spend hours cooking. Many people think that the more complicated the recipe is, the tastier … [Continue Reading...]

Spinach and Zucchini Lasagna_-9

Spinach and Zucchini Lasagna

Hello everyone, I would like to say thank to you for all your good wishes to be better I received last post when I was talking about my sciatic nerve pain. The good news is I am almost 100% better. My husband helped me a lot with his massage and some yoga … [Continue Reading...]

Zucchini noodles with tomato sauce and shrimp

Zucchini noodles with Tomato Sauce and Shrimp

Today I am not the feeling so good. I couldn’t sleep well because my sciatic nerve was very painful. Since Tuesday afternoon I am feeling pain, but my husband gave me a massage that helped and I used a hot tube, which brought me big tension release. I also … [Continue Reading...]

Peanut Butter Chocolate White Chip Cookies

Peanut Butter White Chocolate Chip Cookies (Gluten-free)

Last week, my husband and I had our nephew Dominic from Montreal over. He was on his last week of vacation before school started. It was a very different experience for both of us since it was the first time we took care of a 9 years old cute boy ;-) We … [Continue Reading...]

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 … [Continue Reading...]