Tips & Fun Facts

Taking the DIE out of diet: 5 simple tricks to improve food habits

Spring is here, which means many are looking to get into shape and perhaps obtain that bikini silhouette again! Do not do it through drastic dieting, since these might be damaging for the body and lead to results that you would not expect nor desire. Just start off by applying these five simple tricks! 1. Do not… Continue reading Taking the DIE out of diet: 5 simple tricks to improve food habits

Dessert & Snack, Recipe, Tips & Fun Facts, Vegan, Vegetarian

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Do you often like having salty snacks while watching TV or while working? Potato chips might be a solution but they are usually high in fat and salt. So why not roast up some pumpkin seeds and enjoy these crunchy bites? Servings: 2-3 cups Difficulty: Easy Preparation time: 45 mins Ingredients: Raw seeds from one… Continue reading Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Dessert & Snack, Recipe, Vegetarian

Crunchy Apple Crumble

It's still apple season! Yay! So it is time to enjoy some delicious apple desserts! Here is my healthier version of a crunchy apple crumble! Servings: 10-12 Difficulty: Medium Preparation time: 1 hr Ingredients: 6 apples, cored and diced 1 tbp of cinnamon powder 2 tbs of flour 1 1/2 cup of oats 1/2 crushed almonds 1/4… Continue reading Crunchy Apple Crumble

Breakfast, Recipe, Vegetarian

Crepe Three Ways

Happy weekend everyone! Here is an easy crepe recipe that can be altered into three different flavors: original, cinnamon and cocoa! You can pair these crepes with light syrup, greek yogurt and fruits for a delicious combination, and a great start to your day. 😀 Portions: 10-12 crepes Difficulty: Medium Preparation time: 45 mins Ingredients: 2… Continue reading Crepe Three Ways

Breakfast, Tips & Fun Facts, Vegetarian

Choosing Breakfast Cereal: Breakfast Parfait

Here is another quick and easy breakfast idea for you guys. In this bowl, I just mixed some yogurt, breakfast cereal, berries and almonds. There are many types of cereals available to you in stores, ranging from oat clusters, whole wheat, multigrain, to rice crisps, rainbow colored cereals and marshmallows… The large variety can get… Continue reading Choosing Breakfast Cereal: Breakfast Parfait

Breakfast, Recipe, Vegan

Strawberry Overnight Oats

Are you often in a rush in the morning before school or work and rarely have time to prepare a complex nutritious breakfast? Here is a recipe you can prepare the night before, and can have on the go in the morning. Servings: 3 Difficulty: Easy Preparation time: 15 mins Ingredients: 1 cup of unsweetened enriched… Continue reading Strawberry Overnight Oats