Coconut-Lemongrass Soup with Buckwheat Noodles (Tom Ka)

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This post is a small homage to my recent travel to Thailand. I was so lucky to be able to spend a few days after Christmas and the New Years Eve in Bangkok. It was a truly great trip and I had the chance to catch up with family and friends and also to get… 

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Stuffed Squash with Shrimps (Camarão na Moranga)

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The background and inspiration of this dish came from my sister-in-law. I posted a picture of my recently-bought acorn squash on instagram and asked what type of dishes people love to prepare with acorn squash. There were many great ideas, but I loved hers a lot! She told me that in Brazil they use it… 

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Overnight Oats and Chia bowls with smoothie (vegan)

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Today I want to introduce you to a new breakfast routine I have adapted since I have embarked on the Superfood journey: Overnight oats & Chia bowls. They are super easy to make, you can prepare them the night before and then just quickly finalize them in the morning. It didn’t take me more than… 

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Coconut Noodles

Coconut Noodles

I made these noodles, because I had some coconut milk left over from another dish I made a few days earlier. And as one shouldn’t keep coconut milk too long opened, I decided to use it for this easy, but exotic and surprising dish. This also really fits the way I cook – throwing things… 

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Lentils Curry

Lentils Curry

I thought about this recipe, as I found a pack of red lentils I had bought a few weeks back at the Supermarket. It’s been ages since I cooked lentils, but they are actually, just really so good for you, with their high fiber and protein content. In fact, 1 cup of cooked lentils, contain… 

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Pumpkin-Coconut Soup

Pumpkin-Coconut Soup

As its’ mid-September now, I thought it would be okay to start posting recipes that feature pumpkin. Pumpkin is a really great Superfood and I just love how it tastes!  I can actually eat pumpkin all year round, seriously And as mentioned, the good thing is that pumpkin is a real nutrition superstar, because it… 

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Turkey Satay

Turkey Satay

Making this dish always evokes a lot of childhood memories. As a child, I used to spend most of my summer vacation in Thailand. Satay skewers was one of my favorite dishes then, right after spring rolls! In Thailand, you can buy them with many street vendors that can be found along the way or… 

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