Desserts

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 […]

Holiday Gingerbread Cookies!

Holiday Gingerbread Cookies!

It is almost Christmas. A delightful time full of delicious treats and excitement. Christmas tree is decorated and presents are wrapped. Now It is time for holiday cooking, in my case, mostly baking. We usually spend Christmas Eve and Christmas day with our big family, […]

Walnut Turmeric Balls

Walnut Turmeric Balls

December ⛄. It is all about snow, the excitement of upcoming holidays, and yeah… college final exams. This is the time of the year when demanding school environment requires all my attention. For those days it becomes essential to be mindful of food choices. It […]

Favorite Apple Pie

Favorite Apple Pie

Yesterday it was already snowy here, in Chicago. First snow is always beautiful and exciting, but the temperature is so cool, brrrr ❄. Now cozy sweaters, long scarfs, and warm pies are definitely the highlights of the season! Honestly, sometimes I have those days when all I […]

Pumpkin Spice Cashew Cake!

Pumpkin Spice Cashew Cake!

Oh wow! It is almost the end of October already. I realized that only when I saw the note that the next week is the last week of my favorite farmers market at Daley Plaza. But I have no complaints, the weather in Chicago is […]

How To Make Plant Milk

How To Make Plant Milk

  Plant milk is a great choice for everyone, whether you are trying to minimize your dairy intake or not. It is rich in protein and depending on your choice of nuts and seeds, also high in minerals and vitamins. Sometimes, I really enjoy the […]