Quinoa with Superfood Pesto

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Italian food is one of my favorite foods! It’s just so delicious, flavorful and simply comforting too. I especially love the use of herbs in Italian cuisine, probably the most used one being basil – one of my favorite herbs actually. Basil is wonderful, lovely and fragrant. What they make with basil in Italy is… 

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Raw Vegan Mini Cheesecakes

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After I discovered the amazing and super yummy vegan alternative to cheese – the cashew “cheese” (I used it as a topping for my Beet & Sweet Potato salad) – I wanted to test it for cheesecake as well. I saw a couple of interesting recipes online and decided to give it a try by… 

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No-Cook Gazpacho with home-made Basil Croutons

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Hi there my lovely readers! I hope you all had a fantastic Christmas with your loved ones! I enjoyed mine back home in Switzerland and now I am still for a few days in Bangkok – taking advantage of the more quiet times at work to leave the US for more than 1 week and… 

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Vegan Pistachio Christmas Cookies

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Hello there! Wow, I can’t believe it’s almost Christmas!! 4 more days to go – I hope you are all ready and set, with all gifts purchased, Christmas tree bought, etc.? Well, one important part of the Christmas preparations for me was always to bake cookies. We would help my mother when we were little… 

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December Awards and Christmas chocolate ideas!

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Hey there, I hope you all had a fantastic weekend! πŸ˜‰ 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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