Banana & Granola Bowl | Vegan

It’s mid afternoon¬†and you’re feeling hungry? Or are you feeling like ending your meal on something sweet but healthy? Here is my favorite snack right now: Banana & Granola Bowl. It’s filling, tasty and healthy – What else?? ūüėČ What you need: A bowl Ingredients for 1¬†person: 1 banana 1 to 2 tablespoons granola (I…

Banana Pancakes

What a better way to start the weekend than with banana pancakes? What you need: A pan A large bowl A medium bowl A whisk A spatula Ingredients for 2 persons / 8 pancakes: For the pancakes: 230ml milk (1 cup) 1 tablespoon lemon or vinegar 1 large ripe banana 1 egg 1 tablespoon butter…

Honey Mustard Baked Salmon with Rice

I made¬†this meal last weekend and everyone loved it. The salmon was very tender and nicely flavored + it only took 15min to prepare. The marinade needs at least 30min, the longer the better! What you need: A knife and a chopping board A small dish¬†for the marinade Cling Film to cover the marinade An…

Apple & Almond King Cake (Galette des Rois)

On the 2nd¬†Sunday following Christmas (usually the first Sunday of January), we eat a King Cake in France to celebrate the¬†Epiphany. Inside each cake is hidden a small porcelain figurine, “la¬†f√®ve”, and the person who gets the piece of cake with the charm¬†is crowned queen or king for the day! What you need: A knife…

Red Wine Braised Shredded Beef with Roasted Potatoes & Carrots

This one is perfect on a Sunday! Pot-roasting is¬†really easy to do and¬†the meat will be very¬†tender but it¬†requires a lot of cooking time so you’ll have to prepare it early¬†(or have a late lunch!) as the beef requires 4 hours in the oven¬†to be able to be shredded. What you need: A knife and…

Salmon Baked in Foil with Vegetables

This one is perfect for a light lunch or dinner and is ready in 20 minutes (preparation & cooking time!). Ideal if you’re in a bit of a rush but¬†want to eat¬†something healthy. What you need: A knife and a chopping board 2 pieces of foil paper Ingredients for 2 persons: 2 salmon fillets 10…

Apple Tart (Tarte aux Pommes)

A classic french pie I love doing because it’s tasty and easy to do. Plus¬†it doesn’t require¬†too much sugar & butter which makes it even better! What you need: A knife and a chopping board A pie plate (tart tin) A pot A potato masher if you have one or a fork will do (to…

Croque-Monsieur with a Vegetable Salad

Yesterday’s weather was¬†rainy and cold so I felt like eating some comfort food. Looking inside¬†my fridge, I thought why not a Croque-Monsieur? What you need: A knife and a chopping board A cheese grater if needed Baking paper (optional) Ingredients for 2 persons: For the Croque-Monsieur (x4): 8 slices of white bread 4 slices of…

Ravioli with Sautéed Asparagus, Walnuts & Lemon Butter Sauce

One of the first¬†recipes I tried last year when I decided to learn how to cook, which is¬†now a classic¬†I make at least once a month! It’s ready in 15 min (preparation & cooking time!)¬†and¬†it’s special enough your guests will be impressed… What you need: A pan with a lid A pot & a colander¬†for¬†the…

One Pot Asparagus Mushroom Pasta

I discovered one pot veggie-pasta this year and fell in love with it¬†straightaway: it’s¬†easy¬†to prepare and¬†there is enough vegetables to don’t feel guilty about¬†the spoon of creme fraiche and parmesan! What you need: A knife and a chopping board A big pot Ingredients for 2 persons: 250 gr pasta (I used¬†orrechiette) 200 gr mushrooms 100…