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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…

Bobotee (Meat Timbales)

Bobotee (Meat Timbales)

This recipe comes straight from South Africa! Our good South African friend cooks really well (here is another thing he cooked for us!) and recently we were again really lucky to have him as a guest! This time he prepared Bobotee for us. Apparently it…

Nachos (Tortilla chips baked with beans, green paprika and cheese)

Nachos (Tortilla chips baked with beans, green paprika and cheese)

Perfect for an evening with friends or as a snack while watching a movie. It only takes 25min to prepare! PLEASE visit our Facebook page and LIKE us to stay in touch! (& if you feel like LEAVE A COMMENT in English, French, Polish or German!) For 2-3 people: ♥ 200g tortilla chips ♥ 80g grated cheese…

Palais de Vandan (Indian in Paris)

Palais de Vandan (Indian in Paris)

30, rue Paul Fort, 75014 Paris +33 (0) 1 45 40 56 14 Here is their website Last Friday evening me, my boyfriend and our French friend, we went to Palais de Vandan. Our friend is a big fan of Indian food and she really recommended us this…

Apples with Yogurt and Chocolate

Apples with Yogurt and Chocolate

I actually don’t know anybody else, who eats apples in this form, but I find that surprising  as this combination is so simple and delicious! A 5 minutes preparation time makes this a perfect “quick breakfast”! PLEASE visit our Facebook page and LIKE us to stay in touch! (& if you feel like LEAVE…

Duck in Honey & Balsamic Vinegar Sauce

Duck in Honey & Balsamic Vinegar Sauce

This week our South African friend came back to Paris. We were lucky to receive him in our place for few days. He cooks really well! Maybe because he is half Italian? Anyway, during these days he cooked for us a bit! 🙂 Here I…

Toasted bread with Goat Cheese, Tomatoes and Basil

Toasted bread with Goat Cheese, Tomatoes and Basil

The simple toasts with goat cheese goes well as an addition to assorted small, young salad leaves. Here I made them with tomatoes, basil and garlic olive oil. You put it in the oven to make the cheese melt and toast the bread a little…

Custard with Walnuts and Chocolate

Custard with Walnuts and Chocolate

Being a PhD student in Paris I was lucky enough to get a little job at university to work with younger students. UPMC is the largest scientific university in France, so you can imagine that it is full of very interesting people from entire world! Here…

Crêpes (Pancakes) with Strawberry Jam & Yogurt

Crêpes (Pancakes) with Strawberry Jam & Yogurt

I remember when as a little girl I was sitting at the kitchen table while my mum was doing those delicious, soft pancakes. I was waiting for the next one while listening to our favorite radio. Also my father, when he had to stay alone…

Omelettes with Goat Cheese and Tomatoes

Omelettes with Goat Cheese and Tomatoes

Delicious French omelettes that will make your day! This is kind of pancake made only with eggs and little bit of milk (no flour!). Full of proteins, this is the breakfast I choose when there is long day in front of me. It’s for you to decide what would you…