Struffoli, Christmas honey balls

Struffoli, the official Christmas treat of my childhood. I come from the south of Italy and it is not officially Christmas until struffoli are on your plate 🙂 This traditional dessert can be made in different ways and I assume, depending on the region, presented also in different forms. A true Italian delicacy and a…

2 Ingredient pancakes

Nothing easier than these pancakes! Literally a few minutes and you get gluten free, dairy free, paleo, nutritious pancakes! I enjoy mine with blueberry syrup on top, I do this by warming a packet of fresh blueberries in a pan, on low heat, until they start to bubble and release their sweet juice..yum! I pour the…

Light Chocolate Mousse

When chocolate mousse is a 2 step, few minutes procedure it becomes dangerously inviting to my eyes.. that and the fact that this one is a super light
vegan, gluten free and dairy free..yum!

Blueberry cookies

I love to dehydrate fruit and veg in the comfort of my kitchen! So after strawberry gummies, berry fruit rolls and kale chips, this week the winner is … Blueberries! A delicious super food and super high in antioxidants. Blueberries are one of the most nutrient dense foods in the world and contain large levels…

Coconut Chocolate Ice cream Bars

GF, DF, Grain Free, Paleo, Vegan I can’t take credit for this recipe. Boy, I wish I could. In its simplicity (because it’s so simple a child can make it), it is one of the tastiest quick desserts I have ever tried. I left the TV on on a Sunday morning and a food programme…

Super Gooey Pumpkin Cookies

Some people are just romantic.  My husband, for example, he sees deep meanings in most things: landscapes, seasons, animals.. ♥ I am more of a food person. My mother often says to me that is typical of my astrological sign: Taurus, practical and deeply connected to earth. And what is more connected to earth than…

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough GF, DF, Paleo

Cookie dough..♥ I remember when my mother used to bake cakes. One cake in particular called crostata was our favourite. I felt happy sitting at the dining table, on the edge of the chair looking at my mother mixing this buttery dough. The scent of vanilla would quickly spread around the kitchen. Before baking the cake, she would…