Bryant park

Bryant park is overlooked by tall skyscrapers and iconic buildings, Soft lights are shining down on the small park, from tall buildings and the grand windows of NYPL. The park is vibrating from the bustling people. I sit by a small coffee table right by the lawn. I have a large coffee sitting in front…

Strawberry shortcake trifle

Is it summer yet? or even spring? I guess not, because the weather this past week has just been miserable, rainy, cold and foggy. I long for warmer weather and sun. Strawberry shortcake, is one of those desserts that can’t possibly go wrong. its simple delicious and just plain perfect. Ingredients Cake 2 cups/284g all-purpose…

Asparagus Bundles

I love these little bundles of springtime— asparagus, prosciutto crudo, and Parmesan cheese wrapped in flaky puff pastry. I often make these for spring / summer parties, they are a perfect appetizers for those spring and summer parties. These bundles are super simple to make; there is nothing eve remotely complicated here.All you need is store-bought…

Chickpea and sweetcorn veggie burgers

I was a vegetarian for about 4 years a couple years ago, but due to constant iron deficiency I had to abandon it, however I learnt how to incorporate more greens and beans in my day-to-day life and above all it has changed my vision on meat consumption. Today when I eat meat I choose…

Homemade lemonade

Who doesn’t love a glass of cold lemonade with crushed ice on a warm spring day? I had hoped that as April came, we would have a gazing sun and warmer air, but we don’t. So lets just make the best of it, and pretend that spring is here as we continue to bundle up…

Carrot Cake

Carrot Cake is such a classic, and hard to go wrong with, and I think the Easter rabbit will love it for the upcoming Easter festivities (okay I will) I actually never had carrot cake until I was 17, my parents never served it at home, utterly shocking – I know. But as soon that…

Re Post: Lemon mousse cake

This cake might seem complicated at first glance but its not hard to make, however it takes time due to that it has to be refrigerated in between the various steps of the cake. This cake can easily be made one or two days in advance. However I would recommend making the sauce a couple…

Carrot Cake oatmeal

My favorite thing when it comes to cakes is probably hands down – CARROT CAKE. There is something about the simplicity about the cake, its flavors and the cream cheese frosting. If there only were a way to eat carrot cake for breakfast without getting a guilty conscious, well stay with me and let me…

Spicy sweet potato Hummus

Meet my new favorite snack, spicy sweet potato hummus! It’s brilliant orange and bursting with flavor, both savory and sweet. I’ve been eating it with everything: pita wedges, bite-sized vegetables, toasted bagels quesadillas – or like here in the picture on plain toasted bread. Ingredients  2 medium sweet potatoes 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 cups…

Alps

Hello, and welcome back, it’s been radio silence here for the past week and there has been one reason for it. I have not been at home working but I went to the Alps for some skiing. Those who know me, knows that skiing is the thing in life that brings me the most joy…

simple salmon pasta

This is a simple creamy salmon pasta. its easy and so delicious, and above all its fast. Ingredients serves 3 people 8 oz / 250g dried fettuccine 3 tbsp unsalted butter 1 small shallot very finely minced ½ cup heavy cream ¾ cup freshly grated Parmigiano Reggiano or parmesan ¼ teaspoon salt Good grind of…

25

  I’m saying goodbye to the first quarter of my life today. A part of me is sad because I don’t want to grow old, but I know that it’s inevitable and that 25 is still young, and I have still years of being young (and stupid). And truthfully I’m way to playful and mischievous…