Thai Green Papaya Salad (Som Tum) with Quinoa-Brown Rice

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Hi dear readers! I know, I know…it’s been a while again, but lately, there have been lots of things going on and cooking, photography and blogging had to take the backseat. But today, I want to share with you a recipe I have been wanting to make for the longest time – a Thai Papaya… 

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Healthier Apple Crumble with Banana “Ice cream”

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Hi my dear readers! I am finally back again, I am sorry that I was gone for a couple of weeks, but earlier this month, I went on my annual vacation to Switzerland to visit family and friends and I really was enjoying my time with them – and admittedly neglecting the blog a bit…. 

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Coconut Tartelettes and “The Writing Process” Blog Tour

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Hello there, I hope you all had a great week! My recipe today is a healthy version of a tart. Yes, that delicious dessert, with a rich (usually custard) filling! Well, I don’t know, but somehow I got the crazy idea of making a filling with tofu…uhu, you read right, TOFU. I know, not all of you… 

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Roasted Chickpeas with Spinach and My Learnings from the BlogHer Food 2014 conference

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Hi there everyone, how are you all doing? Oh my, I am so late for this week’s post!! The week has been crazy, I had to travel again for work and I had nothing prepared beforehand, so, ok, here we go! So, last week I shared my first Indian creation, and I must say, I got… 

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An Ode to Peppermint: Mint patties and other minty treats

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The other day, I came across a really interesting link about the health benefits of herbs. There were various herbs listed and it was incredible to see how all of them have great health benefits for you (unfortunately, I forgot to save it!). It reminded me of ancient healing methods, where natural herbs were widely used…. 

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Crispy Quinoa and Chocolate Chips Cookies

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Hey there, Friday again, time for a new post and to think what to bring to Fiesta Friday! 😉 By the way, I really loved all your tips that you gave me last week when I admitted to you that I was going through a small creative low lately. It’s not that I am not… 

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Superfood Gado Gado Salad

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Hey lovely friends, I have to admit, I have had some inspiration problems lately, I am not so sure why, but it’s been hard to think about new recipe ideas, I guess I am definitely in need of a trip where I can bulk up on some exotic recipe ideas and get inspired! 😉 Do you… 

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Lemongrass infused Quinoa Soup (Tom Yum style)

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This recipe is based on one of my favorite Thai soups. During my last vacation in Thailand, my cousin took Mr. Superfoodista and me on a day trip to Ayutthaya, which is Thailand’s ancient capital. Just before the entrance to the town, there is this amazing restaurant, which is basically a huge, floating boat on the… 

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Millet and Maple Granola

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Do you love granola for breakfast too? With a little splash of milk (dairy or plant based) or on some fresh yogurt? I absolutely do, and I just love the convenience about eating it as well, as it’s really fast and hassle-free, especially as I am always in a rush to get to work in the… 

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Buckwheat Tacos with Refried Beans (frijoles) and various toppings

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As I mentioned to you in an earlier post, I had to go to Mexico a few times lately for work. When I go on trips, I try to eat mostly local food and I love to get inspired by the local cuisine. What I realized in Mexico, that there was a lot of taco…. 

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Quinoa and Vegetable Paella

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If you have travelled to Spain or eaten in a Spanish restaurant, I bet you have come across this all-time classic: The Paella! It’s usually made in a huge skillet pan, with rice and saffron and usually contains lots of kind of seafoods. I have eaten paella before on various occasions and I really love… 

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Buckwheat Banana-Walnut Muffins (Make-Over)

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Hello everyone, how nice it’s already Friday again! 😉 Today, I am going to post about a recipe that seems to have been the most searched on my blog! Every time I check my stats, it pops up as a favorite post. As this is also a recipe I made in the very beginning when… 

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Carrot-Orange Soup with Basil Oil

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Citrus fruits are great for immunity and carrots are great to support a nice, natural tan. My Mr. Superfoodista loves the combination of them – but normally in juice form. Sometimes I make him a smoothie with his favorite ingredients on the weekends which makes him really happy. A few weeks back however, I came… 

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Collard Green Wraps with Golden Beet Humus

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Do you know Collard Greens? They are one of these healthy leafy greens – like the way more famous Kale – that are all really good for you and great to be incorporated in your diet. Collard Greens are rich in soluble fiber, vitamin C (the fresh leaves), vitamin A, calcium, iron and many more… 

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Sweet Potato Tater Tots with a Tahini Dressing topped Salad

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If you have read several of my posts already, you might have realized that I am totally crazy about Sweet Potatoes!! I love them in all formats, baked, mashed, in a cake, etc. Normally, I eat up all my sweet potatoes, but one weekend,  I had some left over and since I really try to… 

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