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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! […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Chocolate buckwheat crêpes with raspberry chia jam {vegan + gluten free}

Chocolate buckwheat crêpes with raspberry chia jam {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday everyone! Today I want to share with you a recipe for super delicious and exceptionally quick vegan chocolate crêpes with raspberry chia jam. I mean, we all know that chocolate and raspberries are a match made in […]

Lemon and coconut cake with cashew frosting {vegan}

Lemon and coconut cake with cashew frosting {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! A few days ago I turned 30 (!!!) and I decided to share with you the recipe for one of my all-time favorite desserts: lemon and coconut cake! If you like lemon and coconut, this cake is […]

Buckwheat banana nut bread {vegan + gluten free}

Buckwheat banana nut bread {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday everyone! You’ll be thinking: “banana bread in the summer? SHE MAD?!”. I know, I know… it’s more of a fall/winter dessert *but* banana bread more than any other cake screams “AMERICA” to me and, since I’m leaving […]

Marta’s Plants X STEVIA’S: Sugar-free tartelettes filled with fruit compote {vegan}

Marta’s Plants X STEVIA’S: Sugar-free tartelettes filled with fruit compote {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday!! Today marks the end of a very busy week and the start of another one ahead! But it’s all very good. Yesterday my friend Eleonora and I taught a Georgian food&culture workshop in Milan and it was […]

Marbled lemon & chocolate muffins {vegan}

Marbled lemon & chocolate muffins {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday, guys! I woke up one morning and craved chocolate muffins. But also lemon muffins. What to do?! You know it. I love the combination of chocolate with any kind of fruit, so I knew I couldn’t possibly […]