Maple glazed pumpkin buns

These cute little buns are soft, warm and perfect with a cup of tea or buttered for breakfast. They have very little amount of sugar, so make perfect treat for kids too. And also look so gorgeous, that I will make them again for Halloween. INGREDIENTS: (makes 8) 1/2 cup pumpkin puree 120 ml (1/2…

Sweet and sour chicken

The Oh-so- good sweet and sour chicken. A dish that taste different every time you order it from the take away place. Its crunchy, fresh, tangy and just too good on a weekday evening. The original recipe I follow was from Marion`s kitchen – as she is probably my favourite Asian recipes cook. I changed…

Leeks, Parmesan, tortellini and bacon soup

if you are looking for a cosy and fast soup to make tonight- this is your recipe. I would say it`s more like a winter season soup, but hey food is to be enjoy all year around. I saw this recipe on Food Network , but I change it to fit my taste and also…

Doughnuts with vanilla glaze

They are soft, chewy, sweet and absolutely fabulous. I mean who doesn`t like a good doughnut, right?! I used the recipe from Cupcake Jemma as she really knows her stuff.¬† if you want to treat yourself some afternoon this recipe is a good one. INGREDIENTS: 70 g butter 375 ml warm milk 50 ml warm…

Zucchini and yogurt dip

This recipe is very popular in Turkey, under the name of Cevizli Kabak. We have very similar dish in Bulgaria, but we use cucumbers instead. The dip is light, but fragrant. Perfect to start your meal with crispy pita bread. INGREDIENTS 2 medium size zucchini, or about 3 cups shredded zucchini handful fresh mint handful…

Green beans with tomatoes

This is a very easy recipe for a quick lunch or a side dish if you want. I like how easy it is and has just few ingredients. I like to eat this dish with nice sourdough bread and feta cheese. INGREDIENTS: 3 cups long green beans 1 cup long white beans 1/2 onion, chopped…

Going to nursery- what to prepare

Our little girl is going to nursery this September. At the time of her enrollment she will be exactly two and a half. I always thought that kids need to socialize from very early age and I do believe they really do, but nursery is a different story.

Vegan Thai green curry

Thai green curry is our family favourite. I make it every now and then, when I want some spicy, yet comforting food. I never make the same recipe every time as I like to try different veggie combinations. Have a look of an old recipe here¬†. This recipe is vegan, but it won`t disappoint the…

Kimchi fried rice and steak

If you heard if kimchi before, you are probably aware that it is super healthy and good for you. It is a Korean style, fermented cabbage with local spices. It is crunchy, tart and in most cases very spicy. I am sort of addicted to it for the past week. I really wanted to try…

Homemade pizzas with corn meal- 2 toppings ideas

Homemade pizza is a not so rare treat at home, simply because I like to customize my toppings, but also have nice crust every time. When I started making the dough for this recipe I realized that I only had two cups of flour, so I came up with the idea of adding corn meal…