Quick Fruit Pie

Quick Fruit Pie

These last months I was very busy writing my doctoral dissertation and looking for a new laboratory I would like to work in. I didn’t have much time for the experiments in my kitchen. However, during this busy time I brought to perfection a new recipe…

Yeast Roses with Apples

Yeast Roses with Apples

This Cake is soft and fluffy. The recipe is inspired by the classical Cinnamon Rolls. Here I added some apples and formed the rolls into roses. My favorite, creamy lemon icing fits perfect here. [facebooklike] I used a round cake form (22cm of diameter and…

Croissants with Jam

Croissants with Jam

Livng in Paris we usually get croissants from the boulangeries (french bakeries). However, making your own croissants takes no time (especially if you buy your puff pastry at a supermarket). You can make yours special by adding your favorite jam inside.  On Saturday we got…

My Grandma’s Plum Pie ♥

My Grandma’s Plum Pie ♥

In its category, it is without any doubt the best pie in the World. I still clearly remember when as a little girl I was watching my grandma doing it. I loved stilling little pieces of the dough and eating it raw. But the most magical part…

Crème Brulée à la Vanille Bourbon

Crème Brulée à la Vanille Bourbon

Crème brulée is definitely one of my favorite French desserts. I LOVE the combination of the creamy, rich custard with the crispy caramel topping. The classical Vanilla version is my favorite one. creme brulee My favorite walks around Paris, always finish in yet another little…

Millet & Oatmeal Pancakes (Gluten Free)

Millet & Oatmeal Pancakes (Gluten Free)

Since I’m trying out a gluten free diet I miss sometimes some of my favorite flour dishes such as Cinnamon Rolls or Pancakes. I was really thrilled to find out that the latter are still delicious gluten free! Actually, for both of us, this version tastes…

Almond Poppy seeds Crackers (3 ingredients)

Almond Poppy seeds Crackers (3 ingredients)

These cute little crackers are made of only three ingredients: almonds, egg and poppy seeds. Just combine all ingredients & bake it. It’s a perfect snack for a lay day. And it is way healthier than the supermarket crackers! ♥ (and they are Gluten Free) [facebooklike]…

Baked Bananas with Walnuts, Agave Syrup & Mint

Baked Bananas with Walnuts, Agave Syrup & Mint

I have sometimes those days when I’m just too lazy to do anything. Even to cook! But a girl has to eat… The baked bananas are perfect for such a lazy mood. They require only 1 minute of actual work but the result is fantastic! ♥…

Nectarines baked with Feta Cheese & Thyme

Nectarines baked with Feta Cheese & Thyme

It is one of these dishes that takes minimum of work although the result is mind blowing! ♥ Baked sweet nectarines are extremely aromatic and go wonderfully with the salty feta cheese. Add a touch of acidulous balsamic vinegar & sweet agave syrup and finish with some…

Banana & Coconut Coffee Shake

Banana & Coconut Coffee Shake

This delicious frozen coffee is just perfect for a quick summer breakfast. It has a strong dose of caffeine, a nutritious banana & coconut milk. It is both, vegan & gluten free. 🙂 Read here about the Health Benefits of Bananas. [facebooklike] For 1 big…