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Easy Fish soup (Aljotta)

In Dinners and Meals On April 27, 2017 0 Comments

Aljotta – Easy does it This is a recipe that I wouldn’t have dared to do until just recently after a colleague of mine told me how easy… Read More »

Quinoa Muffins

In Dinners and Meals, Lunch Box, Savory Bites On January 10, 2017 0 Comments

These quinoa muffins are perfect to make for picnics or to put on salads. They can be prepared in advanced and even stored in freezer for later use. Muffins… Read More »

Stuffed Butternut Squash

In Dinners and Meals On December 17, 2016 3 Comments

This was a very heart warming dinner which I had posted on my Facebook page. Due to it’s popularity I am sharing the recipe here so that you can… Read More »

Easy Broccoli and Cauliflower Bake

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On November 4, 2016 4 Comments

You don’t need comfort dishes of baked pasta when you can have equally delicious baked vegetables. This dish is very easy to assemble and is pure comfort food,… Read More »

Mac & Cheese inspired vegetable bake

In Dinners and Meals On June 23, 2016 0 Comments

Re-creating staple comfort foods into healthier alternatives is a topic of much interest for me. Whilst my colleagues were talking on how they make the famous Mac and… Read More »

Vegetable Cake

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On March 3, 2016 0 Comments

The idea of the words vegetable and cake combined might not sound right at first, but unless you associate a cake with only something sweet, I assure you… Read More »

Creamy Spinach Sweet Potato Noodles

In Dinners and Meals, Vegan On December 16, 2015 2 Comments

If you want to fall in love with vegan cooking, this recipe is the place to start! Me and my boyfriend said that we could easily go vegan… Read More »

Topless three ingredient savory crust (grain free, gluten free and vegan)

In Dinners and Meals On October 27, 2015 0 Comments

Ok, hold on tight! This recipe might change your life if you are gluten intolerant, coeliac or just like to consume grain free meals. The texture and taste of this… Read More »

Aubergine Burgers (vegetarian)

In Dinners and Meals, Salads, Vegetarian On September 25, 2015 0 Comments

There is so much to say about these lovely meatless burgers. They made my eyeballs literally roll back many times whilst devouring them. They are quite surprising for… Read More »

Barbecued Squid

In Dinners and Meals On August 6, 2015 0 Comments

This is a Jamie Oliver recipe however I decided to write the method that I have used and share my side of the story here after the great… Read More »

Vegan Veggie Burgers

In Dinners and Meals, Vegan, Vegetarian On April 14, 2015 4 Comments

This is my own take at making egg free, dairy free and grain free burgers. I tried to include as many nutrients as possible and served them with… Read More »

Stuffed Patty Pan Squash

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On November 19, 2014 0 Comments

I came across this curious looking squash at a fruit and vegetables shop in Paola and it immediately caught my attention. I asked what it was and found out that it’s called a Patty Pan… Read More »

Broccoli Bake (egg free alternative)

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On November 9, 2014 0 Comments

This is a quick and easy comfort food recipe. I found it perfect to accompany a rainy day.  I wanted to create a souffle like dish but decided… Read More »

Easy ‘Pasta’ Salad

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On May 29, 2014 0 Comments

I has been a while since I posted a new recipe. My schedule has really become busy but plates like this one surely does not compromise my clean… Read More »

Spinach and Ricotta Pie (Healthy, Gluten & Grain Free)

In Dinners and Meals On February 27, 2014 0 Comments

Finally a guilt free pie! Wow, this was a dinner I was really looking forward to. The dough is very easy to make and you can use it… Read More »

Aubergine Base Mini Pizzas

In Dinners and Meals, Savory Bites, Vegetarian On February 1, 2014 2 Comments

Whenever I make pizza you know it must be a guilt free alternative! I love aubergine base pizza. I think the trick is that you serve it with… Read More »

Stuffed Artichokes

In Dinners and Meals, Vegan On January 15, 2014 0 Comments

Artichokes a a great winter staple food in our home. This dish is called ‘qaqocc mimli’ in Maltese and while I never found it in restaurants I know… Read More »

Cauliflower Pizza Crust

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On December 10, 2013 1 Comment

A great guilt free dinner to suite your pizza cravings. Love to make this pizza on week days!  

My Thai Mussel Bisque

In Dinners and Meals, Soups and Curries On December 4, 2013 0 Comments

We are always looking for something warm in this cold weather. This bisque is very spicy, warm and comforting. You can replace the mussels with prawns or any… Read More »

Savoury balls with Lemon and Chive Dressing

In Dinners and Meals, Vegan, Vegetarian On November 25, 2013 0 Comments

These balls are similar to falafel however without chickpeas. They can be served as a salad, as appetizers or snack or can be used inside a wrap. The… Read More »

Southern Style Chicken

In Dinners and Meals, Savory Bites On October 22, 2013 1 Comment

Yummy, this chicken was just perfect! I made everyone at home realize that I can make chicken taste as that of KFC with some simple ingredients, salt, pepper… Read More »

Cabbage slaw with bacon and kale

In Dinners and Meals On October 18, 2013 0 Comments

A yummy and nutritious meal with a load of vitamins!

Quinoa flour pizza

In Dinners and Meals, Vegan, Vegetarian On October 14, 2013 1 Comment

I had bought the quinoa flour the first time from London because I had seen it in some muffin recipes online. Remained unused for a while I then… Read More »

Pineapple Surprise

In Dinners and Meals On October 14, 2013 0 Comments

The idea for this came from my trip to Thailand. Pineapple is very common in tropical countries and they eat them both as a snack or added to… Read More »

Chickza (Chicken Base Pizza)

In Dinners and Meals On October 14, 2013 0 Comments

Needless to say this pizza is 100% gluten and wheat free. It is a great pizza alternative and using this guilt free base you can still enjoy most of… Read More »

Salmon Patties

In Dinners and Meals On October 12, 2013 3 Comments

I love salmon, but its boring to see that everybody serves it the same way. These patties were nice to have as a meal and also with salad… Read More »

Chicken patties

In Dinners and Meals On October 12, 2013 0 Comments

These patties do not require a lot of preparation but they do really make up for a really nice meal!    

Sushi for the anti-rice

In Dinners and Meals On October 12, 2013 0 Comments

I love sushi but I feel that rice fills me up too much. Here I used one of my dinner filler tricks, cauliflower rice. Since cauliflower is not… Read More »

Irish beef salad

In Dinners and Meals, Salads On October 12, 2013 0 Comments

Here I tried to mimic the famous thai beef salad. It was delicious.    

Rolled chicken breast with spinach

In Dinners and Meals On October 12, 2013 0 Comments

I love rolled chicken breast. There are so many ways you can make a chicken roll. The crust I created here was so good that you could sell… Read More »

Veggie balls with sprouted mung beans

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On October 11, 2013 1 Comment

I had some extra mung beans and wanted to make some veggie burgers so that I can store them in freezer. Whilst making them I found that they… Read More »

Zucchini Spaghetti with Homemade marinara sauce

In Dinners and Meals, Vegan, Vegetarian On October 11, 2013 0 Comments

Zucchini are doing a great job here! You can still take your favorite pasta sauce and enjoy it with these guilt free ‘spaghetti’.

Sweet potato veggie burgers

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On October 11, 2013 0 Comments

Camping can sometimes leave someone like me with no options. But I surely made my ways around it. You can prepare these in advance, just cook them beforehand… Read More »

Cauliflower rice with Zucchini and Sun Dried Tomatoes

In Dinners and Meals, Vegan, Vegetarian On October 11, 2013 0 Comments

If you have never made cauliflower rice you need to try it out! It is a super healthy alternative to rice, or pasta. Sometimes you need to add… Read More »

Lentil Pesto Pasta

In Dinners and Meals, Vegan On October 5, 2013 1 Comment

I must admit that this is the best pesto pasta I’ve ever eaten. I was drooling over every bite! 

Cabbage rolls with chunky pesto

In Dinners and Meals, Vegetarian On October 5, 2013 0 Comments

This is a super fast and simple dinner. When you make the pesto prepare extra in advance and store it in freezer. You can put it in the… Read More »