Category Archives: GREEN ZONE

  Golden-brown color, rich in flavor: made of cranberries, hazelnuts, agave syrup.. they are not heavy at all. The banana in this biscuits give them moist and keeps them light. I bake them each Christmas. My friend Elda send me this recipe with a note: “Biscuits for perfect breakfast!”, but I can eat them anytime. […]

Chestnuts always evoke the spirit of Autumn within me. Parks are bursting with vibrant colored trees. I’m enjoying a walk, breathing in that fresh air after November’s rain.Vendors are roasting chestnuts on the streets, serving them in a corn made from newspaper. I am overflowing with memories and this picture transports me back to university years. […]

Few days ago my friend Elda asked me if I had some recipe for  dessert: something yummy yet healthy, not complicated to do in hot summer days. As Elda spent all summer with two lovely little kids on island Hvar and the friends are always welcomed in her house, I came up with 2 ice […]

And now something completely different. You don’t have to heat up the oven for this cake. Plus summer is coming and none of us need an extra calories. Treat yourself with this light and airy, extra yummy cake. I decided to make this raw strawberry cake to show you that dessert can be healthy, yet […]

I tried several variations of risotto with pumpkin, but this combination with gorgonzola is my favorite. The recipe originates from Italy, but I changed a bit through time and added to it my personal touch.In this yummy risotto rice is laced with pumpkin and gorgonzola. What I love about this recipe is contrast in the […]