Chinese beef with spring onions

Chinese beef with spring onions

Tender and juicy beef in Chinese savory/sweet sauce with spring onions. This beef recipe is definitely better than any Chinese takeout beef I know. And the beauty is that you can easily cook this beef recipe in the comfort of your own home! The homemade 

Celeriac (celery root) and potato mash

Celeriac (celery root) and potato mash

A healthy combination of flavors that is perfect to serve with dishes like my braised red cabbage. Celery root, besides funny looking, is a beautiful vegetable with a nutty, celery-like taste. When cooked it takes on a little sweetness which goes nicely together with mashed 

Spinach soup with crispy bacon

Spinach soup with crispy bacon

A healthy and creamy soup made of spinach and potatoes, served with some crispy bacon and spring onions on top. Just a luxurious and warming bowl of goodness. This spinach soup with bacon is deliciously creamy but yet healthy thanks to the high nutritional value 

Candied Brussels sprouts with apple butter, bacon and fresh apple

Candied Brussels sprouts with apple butter, bacon and fresh apple

If you were never a big Brussels sprouts fan, you will be from now on. I know that many either love Brussels sprouts or hate them, but believe me, nobody will walk away from this dish, which is a hit even with kids! This recipe 

Braised red cabbage with red wine

Braised red cabbage with red wine

Braised red cabbage with red wine is an excellent autumn / winter side dish with it’s sweet and sour taste. It’s bright purple, has a glorious texture and the flavor of the red cabbage mingles perfectly with warming spices and red wine. It’s a great 

Healthy Spinach oatmeal pancakes

Healthy Spinach oatmeal pancakes

These pancakes are made of healthy oats and vitamin-filled spinach. They are tasty, quick and easily made in the blender. You can serve them with any topping of your liking. I love to add something sweet on top of the pancake (yeah, i have such 

Turkish Pide With Spinach And Minced Beef

Turkish Pide With Spinach And Minced Beef

Turkish meat pie with beef and spinach. Pide are just like sigara boregi (spring rolls), a popular Turkish dish. I guess it’s the simple combination of homemade dough with beef and vegetables that transforms this pide into a dish that wows a crowd! Believe me, 

Spinach feta spring rolls

Spinach feta spring rolls

Perfectly crispy spring rolls filled with a feta spinach mixture. They are vegetarian, delicious and really easy to make! These spring rolls are very similar to the Turkish sigara boregi. Not sure if you have ever tried them before, but sigara boregi are Turkish spinach 

Chicken and long beans (Surinamese style)

Chicken and long beans (Surinamese style)

The marinated chicken is packed with flavor and long beans are nutritious, tasty and crispy. I’m 100% sure that this warm and flavorful Surinamese kitchen dish will blow your mind! We have quite some Surinamese restaurants where I live, and I know them all! I 

Creamy Tortilla Pizza!

Creamy Tortilla Pizza!

We love to gather together with the whole family, and often everyone brings homemade food with them. I always love when that happens, because my family creates the best dishes! Today I’ll share one of these dishes with you. This creamy tortilla pizza is a 

Fried Chickpea falafel

Fried Chickpea falafel

This falafel recipe is absolutely one of my favorites. It’s crispy from the outside, delicious from the inside and that smell! Gosh, it’s something special. The falafel has a hint of cinnamon in it, and it is one of the big success secrets of this 

Juicy burger with crispy bacon and homemade sauce

Juicy burger with crispy bacon and homemade sauce

Caramelized onions, crispy bacon and beef covered in melted cheddar cheese. I just love to add bacon to my dishes whenever I can. I believe that bacon always makes everything taste better, especially a burger!  This hamburger works great on it’s own, but you can 

Juicy Italian meatball recipe

Juicy Italian meatball recipe

Are you ready for some ridiculously easy, juicy and flavoursome meatballs? Then you should definitely give my meatball recipe a try! What often makes the difference between an ordinary meatball and a “chef worthy” meatball is the bite. The meatball should be deliciously juicy and 

Thai red lentil curry with spinach and pumpkin (Vegan)

Thai red lentil curry with spinach and pumpkin (Vegan)

This Thai lentil curry is nutritious, creamy and completely vegan! The coconut milk adds subtle sweetness to the curry and gives it a luxurious and creamy texture.  I ate many curries in my life, and this is one of my all-time favorites! It’s a quick 

Green beans in Indonesian coconut sauce

Green beans in Indonesian coconut sauce

Green beans simmered in a creamy Indonesian coconut sauce and packed with flavor. It is a delicious and easy green bean recipe for you to try. Green beans are often served with nasi goreng as part of a multi-course meal, but you can also decide 

Homemade kebab with fresh herbs

Homemade kebab with fresh herbs

Today I share with you my favorite homemade kebab recipe. These kebabs are herby, aromatic and juicy. Kebab, kefta or kofta, is a Middle Eastern dish and is basically minced meat which has been pressed gently on a skewer. You can grill these kebabs for 

Hummus from dried chickpeas

Hummus from dried chickpeas

This hummus recipe is easy and so tasty! I always used store-bought hummus, until I figured out that it’s insanely easy to make your own. And let’s be honest, it tastes way better than the regular store-bought hummus. Also, this hummus is made with real 

Crispy fried Tofu with a sweet soy glaze

Crispy fried Tofu with a sweet soy glaze

The tofu is perfectly crispy from the outside and tender from the inside. It’s coated with a beautiful sweet soy glaze and pairs nicely with steamed white rice. I never was a big tofu fan until I tried this recipe! I often find myself eating 

Pita burger recipe with easy sauce

Pita burger recipe with easy sauce

Raise your hand if you love a great burger! Well, I’m definitely raising my hand right now. A delicious burger can really make my day. Just like this fresh pita burger. The pita burger is juicy, fresh and covered in delicious and creamy homemade sauce.  This 

crispy and spicy sweet potato fries with cumin

crispy and spicy sweet potato fries with cumin

Crispy, sweet and spicy…such a beautiful combination!  These spicy sweet potato fries are extremely addicting and healthy. Only two tablespoons of oil is needed to create a big batch of these beautiful fries. Once you made these beauties for the first time, you will make 

Couscous with Moroccan Ras el hanout

Couscous with Moroccan Ras el hanout

Steamed couscous with Moroccan Ras el hanout and veggies. The star in this dish is absolutely the Ras el hanout. This spice blend is so flavorsome and gives such an exotic touch to the couscous. You will love it! It’s also one of the best 

Healthy red lentil soup with lemon recipe

Healthy red lentil soup with lemon recipe

Nutritious, warm and comforting. This healthy lentil soup is a great option if you are searching for a healthy, quick, but yet comforting soup. This lentil soup will absolutely make you feel fulfilled, without feeling guilty. The soup is full of taste thanks to the