Snack

PB & Banana Oatmeal

PB & Banana Oatmeal

Rainy weekend morning calls for coziness and warm comfort food. On days like these, I like to brew a big pot of herbal tea and make oatmeal with cinnamon. Some days, green smoothies – are what I need for a productive start of my day, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Spicy Crispy Chickpeas 🌶

Spicy Crispy Chickpeas 🌶

We adore healthy and delicious chickpeas! They are rich in protein and fiber. Chickpeas also fulfill and give energy for a long time. Chickpea hummus has been a must-have product in our refrigerator for a long time. Paired with fresh crunchy vegetables such as cucumber, […]

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 […]

New Year Olivier Salad

New Year Olivier Salad

When New Year is coming but I am not in the mood of celebration, I am turning on my favorite Russian holiday movie and cooking Olivier salad. The salad which we believe has a French origin, while all-world calls this the Russian salad. I’d say, there is […]