Easy cooking

Baked Eggplant Spread

Baked Eggplant Spread

Wholesome eggplant spread can be an excellent addition to any side dish, wrap or salad. Tahini, rich in magnesium and iron, adds not only a portion of vital micronutrients but also a delicious flavor. Easy-to-make and healthy — a favorite combination in our kitchen! If you are […]

Oat & Blueberry Bars (vegan)

Oat & Blueberry Bars (vegan)

It is the hottest time for many students because finals are getting closer. That is why I am keeping my posts as short as I can. I must admit that sometimes my ability to combine studying, healthy lifestyle and being a good wife feels like […]

Turmeric Dhal With Wild Rice

Turmeric Dhal With Wild Rice

That’s the end of March already! It almost feels like spring will not come to Chicago at all. This time of year, I always make more nourishing, warm, and spicy dishes that keep us cozy from the inside. It is a perfect time to experiment […]

Chocolate Cake with Espresso Ganache (GF)

Chocolate Cake with Espresso Ganache (GF)

In addition to the fact that March symbolizes the beginning of a long-awaited spring, it is also a happy time when we celebrate three birthdays one after another with an interval of a week. A real birthday marathon 🎂. These days are my favorite occasions to […]

Pink Latte!

Pink Latte!

With the advent of spring, I am craving more colors! It is time to share one delicious and beloved recipe. It is a soothing drink made from nut milk, which I call latte, mostly for the creamy texture, even though is not related to coffee […]

Decadent Chocolate Truffles 💕 (Saint Valentine’s Day Special)

Decadent Chocolate Truffles 💕 (Saint Valentine’s Day Special)

Valentine’s Day will come very soon! Are you excited yet? I hope you are! While people are rushing buy flowers, cards, and tons of chocolate; I decided to make one of my long time dreams come true — make chocolate myself. I have been a big […]

Raw Sesame Cookies!

Raw Sesame Cookies!

What an exciting news! Raw Sesame Cookies are here! 😃 Cookies without baking, in my opinion, is always a fantastic idea! Five minutes of cooking, and voila! Wholesome snack or dessert is ready. Oatmeal flour, nut/seed butter, and raw honey serve as core ingredients. Slightly toasted […]

Vegan Dry Fruit Bars

Vegan Dry Fruit Bars

In addition to the pure desire to feed the family, there is something else, fascinatingly special in the process of cooking. For me, the time spent in the kitchen sometimes serves as a real meditation and relaxation. Whether I am baking and decorating cookies or […]

Oatmeal Raisin & Walnut Cookies

Oatmeal Raisin & Walnut Cookies

Every time my mom creates and shares her healthy recipes with me, I feel really happy. The fact that my family members are ready for positive changes in their diets and lifestyles is great motivation to keep writing this blog. This is incredibly cool. In […]

Warm Pumpkin Muffins

Warm Pumpkin Muffins

Mmm… Warm muffin for breakfast. What can sound more beautiful when it is not only snowy outside, but the temperature is lower than in Alaska? I’m serious, the beginning of January in Chicago turned out to be really cold. The good news is it inspired […]