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Irish potato farls (Irish potato bread / pancakes)

Irish potato farls (Irish potato bread / pancakes)

These Irish potato pancakes are cooked in a hot skillet and turn deliciously soft from the inside. It’s an easy and authentic Irish farls recipe that’s made with only a couple of ingredients like mashed potatoes. So if you have any mashed potatoes from the 

Russian potato salad with bacon (Olivier salad)

Russian potato salad with bacon (Olivier salad)

This salad is creamy, refreshing and bursting with flavor. It’s a perfect salad to have as a starter, side dish or even as a filling for sandwiches. Just like borscht, pelmeni or crab stick salad, Olivier salad is a popular Russian dish. The classic Olivier 

Russian pelmeni recipe (Russian meat dumplings)

Russian pelmeni recipe (Russian meat dumplings)

An authentic Russian recipe for delicious homemade pelmeni. Russian dumplings are filled with juicy beef, onions, garlic and fresh herbs. They are boiled in water, tossed in butter and served with sour cream or vinegar. I guess it’s the combination of the homemade dough and 

Nasi goreng with corned beef and sambal (Indonesian fried rice)

Nasi goreng with corned beef and sambal (Indonesian fried rice)

Nasi goreng with corned beef and sambal is easy to prepare, and yet so rich in flavor! Nasi goreng cooks in one wok and is ready within minutes, which is great for busy days.  It is packed with sweet and savory flavors, like kecap manis, 

The Best Russian Borscht Recipe (Beet Soup)

The Best Russian Borscht Recipe (Beet Soup)

Today I share with you this iconic Russian beet soup recipe. My husband, who is Russian, absolutely loves my beet soup recipe and says it’s one of the best borscht he ever had (now isn’t that sweet)! The soup is flavorsome, healthy and nutritious; packed 

Extra crispy cauliflower bites with sweet soy sauce

Extra crispy cauliflower bites with sweet soy sauce

Golden brown fried bits of extra crispy cauliflower coated in a luscious and homemade sweet soy sauce. Yes, okayyy, I know these fried cauliflower bites aren’t really healthy for you, but it still remains cauliflower right? So that should make them half healthy… At least, 

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 

No-bake Marie biscuits tower cake with chocolate and coffee

No-bake Marie biscuits tower cake with chocolate and coffee

This extremely easy-to-make Marie biscuit tower cake is the perfect balance between milk chocolate, coffee and biscuits. It’s a no-bake dessert and tastes amazing! It tastes almost like tiramisu but has way less calories in it. You could consider it a “guilt-free” dessert. The biscuits 

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 

Mini sausage / hot dog Christmas wreath (pull apart)

Mini sausage / hot dog Christmas wreath (pull apart)

With little effort you can make this beautiful sausage / hot dog Christmas wreath! It’s easy to make, tastes amazing and will look beautiful on any party table. Also, everyone always loves mini sausages/hot dog rolls, and this tear-and-share version will make the best party 

Cinnamon Pinwheels (easy & quick)

Cinnamon Pinwheels (easy & quick)

Warm puff pastry with cinnamon sugar and butter. Perfect to serve during the Christmas holidays! This cinnamon pinwheel recipe is easy, tasty and so simple. Although they make a perfect Christmas snack, I like to eat these cinnamon cookies the whole year round. I really 

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 

Monster mouth apple treat – Halloween

Monster mouth apple treat – Halloween

These apple peanut butter teeth are perfect for Halloween! They are easy, simple and really fun to make. You can make them by yourself or together with your child. It will be such a fun activity for both! Children will absolutely adore these apple peanut 

Clementine Pumpkins (Super Easy!) –  Healthy Halloween Treats

Clementine Pumpkins (Super Easy!) – Healthy Halloween Treats

These Clementine Pumpkins are a healthy, fun and a nutritious Halloween snack for kids! They are also extremely easy and quick to make, which is always a big plus. During Halloween the shops are full of sugar laden sweets. Of course children love these type