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Perfectly fluffy chocolate and orange pancakes w/ chestnut spread {vegan}

Perfectly fluffy chocolate and orange pancakes w/ chestnut spread {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I don’t know you, but I’m not happy that it’s not warm outside anymore…at all. I mean, I’m not a fan of extreme heat, but I don’t love the cold either. I’m an easy person, see?! Haha! […]

Homemade sweet potato buns + kale burgers {vegan}

Homemade sweet potato buns + kale burgers {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! What’s better than carbs? Honestly, nothing. As much as I love fruits and veggies, there’s nothing better than a juicy burger to cheer me up after a long/stressful/cold day! Especially if the burger is plant-based, made out […]

Soft almond butter spelt cookies {vegan}

Soft almond butter spelt cookies {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday everyone! I gotta be honest here. For this recipe I just threw a handful of ingredients together and hoped for the best. It worked!! I couldn’t believe it (it never happens). These soft almond butter spelt cookies […]

Chestnut flour crêpes  + hazelnut cacao spread {vegan + gluten free}

Chestnut flour crêpes + hazelnut cacao spread {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Even though fall has technically been here for 3 weeks already, Italy is still quite warm so I haven’t really made anything fall-y yet until now. Here’s the first of a few recipes involving chestnuts, one of […]

Baked peppers stuffed with sweet-spiced maftoul (Palestinian/giant cous cous) {vegan}

Baked peppers stuffed with sweet-spiced maftoul (Palestinian/giant cous cous) {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I am back from 3 months traveling all around the US. I had some great food as well as terrible (mostly just overly greasy and spicy), so I’m happy to finally be able to get back to […]

Applesauce granola {vegan + sugar free + oil free}

Applesauce granola {vegan + sugar free + oil free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday to all! Who could live off of granola? Especially the cluster-y kind? Everyone? I thought so!! But have you ever read the ingredients list in store-bought granolas? They should make you want to leave them right there […]

Roasted red bell pepper hummus {vegan + gluten free}

Roasted red bell pepper hummus {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana)  Happy Monday y’all! Who loves hummus? Or maybe it’d be better to say – who doesn’t love hummus? Personally my favorite is the original, plain kind, but from time to time I like to experiment with extra flavors. What […]

Rice pudding tart {vegan}

Rice pudding tart {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Many of my friends who have known me for a long (looong) time know that I used to love store-bought rice pudding, the extra white kind that tastes like sugar, fake vanilla and that had a few […]

Clean-your-fridge coconut curry with veggies and crispy tofu {vegan + gluten free}

Clean-your-fridge coconut curry with veggies and crispy tofu {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday friends! Here’s another clean-your-fridge recipe. I love them when I feel lazy and don’t really want to think too much about what I’m going to cook. Ok, I could just get some take-out but I only do […]

Black lentil salad with roasted eggplant and tzatziki {vegan + gluten free}

Black lentil salad with roasted eggplant and tzatziki {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Today’s recipe is one of my fav ways to eat lentils and legumes in general. I don’t like them warm such as in soups or as pasta sauces (ok I still like them in any possible way […]