Zucchini-Quinoa Fritters

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Hi there, wow, only one day left until Christmas! Excited? 😉 Well, if you have read a few of my posts by now, you might have realized that I like to use what I can find in my fridge and then come up with a recipe idea. The reason for this is quite simple: I… 

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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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Sweet Potato “Fries” with Basil-Yogurt Dip

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As I made a Sweet Potato Puree a few days back with the same ingredients (Sweet potatoes & Rosemary: because both are immunity boosting!) I thought that they would also be super nice together as a french fries version. As these are baked with healthy olive oil and not fried, they will be less crispy,… 

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Power Bircher

Power Bircher

Happy Monday to everyone!!! Off to a great, new week, and it seems it will be a busy one, so I think I need an extra power boost this morning. And I believe there is no better preparation for a busy day than a good and balanced breakfast! In addition, I just realized that this… 

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Healthy Ice Cream

Raspberry-Icecream

This “dessert” is just perfect to wind down a busy weekend. It’s tastes so fruity, delicious – but doesn’t make you feel bad, as it only contains ingredients that are good for you – and it’s purely yoghurt-based! This recipe contains following Superfood: Greek Yoghurt. Ingredients (for 1 portion) 7oz (=200g) Greek yoghurt (2% fat… 

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Home-flavored Greek Yoghurt

Home-flavoured Greek Yoghurt

Greek Yoghurt is usually referred to as one of the Superfoods. However, this is only true for the plain version, as the flavored Greek yoghurts you can buy in the supermarkets, very often come with a lot of white sugar, artificial sweeteners, colorants, etc. But don’t you just crave a fruit yoghurt sometimes? Of course… 

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Bamboo Roll

Bamboo-Roll

There is quite some history related to this recipe! When I was at University, I had a Vietnamese roommate who introduced me to Fresh Vietnamese spring rolls. The first time we prepared them in our student kitchen, I was really amazed by their taste and and how fresh and light they were. Over the years… 

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