Buckwheat Crêpe with Raw-tella and Banana

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You might wonder – what is Raw-tella? Huh? Well, it does sound like “Nutella”, right? The terribly addictive, but unfortunately not so healthy chocolate-hazelnut spread in a jar? The one I used to love to eat from directly with a spoon?? Well, yes, but Raw-tella is the squeaky clean brother of Nutella, because it’s made… 

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Sweet Potato Cake with Cacao Frosting and Happy Valentines Day!

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So, today is Valentine’s Day! Here in the US, there is a big, big hype around it – definitely more to what I was used in Europe. I believe, it’s maybe slightly over-commercialized here and in fact – shouldn’t we let our loved ones know every day how much they mean to us? Anyways, I… 

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Alegría (Amaranth Crispy Bars)

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This post is about a traditional sweet snack from Mexico, Alegría. I had to go to Mexico quite often for work recently – and I am actually going tomorrow again! Especially in the beginning, these business trips are sort of exciting, because I get to discover so many new foods. On my last trip, I… 

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December Awards and Christmas chocolate ideas!

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Hey there, I hope you all had a fantastic weekend! 😉 Mine was pretty good, our new apartment is getting more and more organized and we have pretty much settled in the new area. I am still experimenting with the lights in the different corners of the apartment though, to determine the best place to… 

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Oat-Cacao Pancakes and 10 Questions for me

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Hi good night, this is a spontaneous post, as my dear friend Scarlett from the most amazing blog Fork and Flower has asked me to share a few things about myself and well, I am feeling chatty tonight, so I am happy to comply with her request 😉 But, oh well, first let me tell… 

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Cacao Energy Bites

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These little bites were an experiment in an attempt to recreate an amaaaazing raw snack bar that I bought a few days back at a health food store. It was a raw chocolate-lemon bar and it tasted divine! So I scraped together some healthy ingredients from my Superfood pantry and I bought some fresh lemon… 

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Home-made chocolate cups

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The inspiration for these delicious chocolate cups came from a couple of instagram accounts that I follow. A few of them feature mainly vegan recipes and last week, many of them were posting these amazing, mouthwatering pictures of home-made vegan chocolate. As a (dark) chocolate lover, I just had to give it a try! Moreover,… 

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Healthy Chocolate Mousse – 3 variations

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Hi, Happy Friday! 😉 Have you ever tried to make those healthy chocolate mousses and puddings that I see pop up on the web and instagram all over the place now? I tried my first batch about a months ago – and was hooked. My goodness, it tasted soooo amazingly, surprisingly good! Even though I… 

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