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After a week menu with puree, burgers, chicken + rice and pizza we are ready for a pasta ;-)

A dark cold day, although cheered up with an ice cream in San Gimignano (one of the best in the world), is ideal for a cosy pasta dish with cabbage. 83 more words


Squash, rosemary and pine nut rolls


700g squash or pumpkin flesh, cut into 2cm cubes
2 tbsp olive oil
2 tbsp finely chopped rosemary leaves
bunch salad onions, sliced
4 tbsp toasted pine nuts… 183 more words


Healthier baked niangao sticky rice cake recipe for Chinese new year! Refined sugar free, vegan and naturally gluten free! :)

Happy Chinese New Year everyone!  Wishing you a prosperous year ahead and here to help you out is a typical Chinese treat that is said to bring luck and ‘family cohesion’ … or at least the joy of eating a surprisingly delicious treat that isn’t too sweet!  878 more words


Brussels sprouts in Italy

Fresh Brussels sprouts in an Italian supermarket! Who buys them and who eats them here? While I was checking the packages,  someone seemed really interested and I explained what they were and how to prepare them. 110 more words


Tagliatelle with chicken, zucchini and buffalo mozzarella

Yesterday I was thinking about what to eat when I saw this recipe from Jeroen Meus in “dagelijkse kost”. As I love his easy and delicious recipes, the decision was made very fast to bring a little bit of Italy into my winter. 221 more words

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Israeli couscous, squash and preserved lemon salad

Israeli couscous, butternut squash and preserved lemon are an excellent combination of tastes and textures. This salad is a recent happy addition to the family dinner rotation. 198 more words


Vegetable Bolognese

A traditional bolognese is delicious, but this version relies on a variety of veggies for amazing flavor and texture, not to mention how healthy it is! 38 more words

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