Monthly Archives

August 2014


Tabbouleh salad

Tabbouleh is my favorite picnic salad because I can prepare it in advance and it can be in room temperature. This is a delicious and very easy dish to prepare, perfect to bring to any outdoors event. Ingredients 120 g of instant couscous 180…

August 24, 2014

Let’s picnic!

The sun is shinning outside (or at least it should be) and it is the time to stay outdoors. What is better than enjoy the good weather with a picnic? There is a lake near my home and, always when it is possible, I…

August 24, 2014

Carrot cake

When I was a child my mother and aunts owned a Sweet Snack Shop in Brazil, where they sold Brazilian baked goods. I really enjoyed spending time at the shop eating the delicious desserts but also learned how to prepare some of them. As…

August 23, 2014

Good Morning Gorgeous!

Are you ready for Monday morning? Maybe Monday is not our favorite day of the week…but what about look into it in a different way? Why not start it with a delicious breakfast? I am sure it will make a big difference. Today I…

August 17, 2014

Let’s celebrate Sunday with corn and coconut cake

It’s Sunday! The laziest day of the week, the day we sleep until later, meet family and/or friends… a day when we probably stop any diet and eat everything we want. I am not a professional cook but I enjoy celebrating Sundays with something…

August 10, 2014