The Ultimate Veggie Burger

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I’m not keen on converting classic meat dishes into meatless ones by any means, but when it comes to veggie burgers, I just can’t stop exploring the combinations. It took me quite a while to hit the perfect texture, and I have to tell you – it isn’t about the veggie you choose as a base, the spices you use or the grains you combine for texture. To show you the secret to the perfect veggie burger, I would tell you one single word…

Roasted Tomato and Bell Pepper Soup

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The first day of September is here and it seems that all of a sudden everything turned into autumn. The sky was hazy in the morning, the light is dimmer, and a warm wind plays with the first fallen leaves. When everybody starts making cans for winter, and kitchens smell like nothing but spices, herbs and roasted tomatoes, you know for sure that …

Gluten-Free Sweet Potato Brownies

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I’m not really a fan of desserts, but if it’s something involving chocolate, you definitely caught my attention. As for these delicious treats – name one person who doesn’t love brownies! I think they’re my favorite dessert also, so I definitely had to find an option to include them in my healthy diet without worrying about the sugar or white flour load. I’m not a specialist in desserts, so I did a little research to find a recipe that fits my needs – gluten-free, refined sugar-free, and vegan. That’s how I came across …

3 Fabulous Facts About Lentils and a Super Easy Salad

The last few weeks were all about packing and organizing things, as we moved to a new place, the last time before finally moving in our new apartment that we’re renovating. I can’t wait to finally have my own place! Those of you who’ve lived in rented places know very well the hustle and bustle of moving from one place to another, so you can imagine that with so many things to do, I didn’t have much time to go to the market and cook proper food, so we were pretty much stuck to …

Immune System Boosting Citrus Smoothie

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One more week-end to go, and September is here. Glorious tones of red, long walks in the park hiding under colorful umbrellas, lazy rainy mornings with hot tea and fresh bread, the cozy smell of homemade tomato juice preserves – if you open your eyes, you see beauty in every little thing, even if it’s cold outside. But only when you’re healthy and energized. It’s been two years now since …

Homemade Rye Pasta with Fresh Pesto and Roasted Tomatoes

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If it is to define my eating philosophy, it would be in four words: fresh, whole, seasonal, homemade. It’s a little more difficult to fulfill all of these in wintertime, because it’s hard to find good-quality, fresh ingredients. Summer is the best time of the year. With so many fresh, organic ingredients from local farmers’ markets, I don’t have any problem to …