Superfood Breakfast Tacos + Let Them Eat Kale Giveaway

Superfood Breakfast Tacos

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!! Cool, right? She was sweet enough to send me a copy of her book to give away to one lucky reader!! Isn’t that AWESOME? When Julia asked me if I’d be interested in taking a look at her new cookbook, I was thrilled! Why? Because, she is … [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...]

Easy and Quick Roasted Asparagus1

Easy and Quick Roasted Asparagus

Today, I just want to pop in for a minute and share this flavourful recipe with you guys. I love cooking with asparagus because it is so delicious and a good source of fiber. And let’s not forget that it is low in cholesterol. Roasted asparagus in the … [Continue Reading...]

Kale, Peppers and Red Onion Pizza

Kale, Peppers and Red Onions Pizza

Last week I shared with you my homemade whole wheat pizza dough and today I brought to you my kale, peppers and red onions pizza recipe. Every time, I make this pizza dough I use half of the dough and the other half I freeze for the next time. So, this recipe … [Continue Reading...]

How to make whole wheat pizza dough

How to make whole wheat Pizza Dough

Are you crazy for pizza? So, let’s learn how to make whole wheat pizza dough. Why order pizza when you can make your own? This recipe is great for the busy weekdays or perfect for pizza nights with friends. This dough is a healthy opinion for you who love … [Continue Reading...]

Caipirinha (Brazilian Drink)

Caipirinha (Brazilian Drink)

How about chilling out with this refreshing tropical cocktail? I thought it is a great way to watch the World Cup drinking this traditional Brazilian drink called Caipirinha. Are you tuning in to the World Cup? I am. How could I not enjoy soccer? I grew up in … [Continue Reading...]

Strawberry and papaya smoothie

Strawberry Papaya Smoothie

Nothing better than a delicious and frozen smoothie to get refreshed in the hot summer days. Papaya is a juicy and sweet tropical fruit that always brings me amazing childhood memories from Brazil. My mom used to make papaya smoothies for my sister and I all … [Continue Reading...]

mediterranean quinoa salad

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

Today, I am sharing my Mediterranean quinoa salad. This recipe is full of juicy cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, fresh basil and of course cheese. My husband always says that everything tastes better with cheese. So, I had to include bocconcini cheese for him and … [Continue Reading...]

how to make basic vinaigrette

How to make basic vinaigrette

Today, I brought to you an easy homemade basic vinaigrette dressing for summer salads. Finally, the long and sunny days have arrived and who doesn’t like to enjoy every free moment outside eating a delicious salad bowl with some kind of grilled meat? I do. For … [Continue Reading...]