• Banana bread with almonds

    Every week we buy bananas. Some weeks we eat them all some weeks we buy too many and at the end of the week we end up with over riped bananas. When that happens i either bake chocolate banana muffins or a banana bread. Last sunday i thought a banana bread will be good so that’s what i baked. Ingredients: 3 ripe or very ripe bananas – you could use good ones but you might need to mash them with a mixer; if they are very ripe then it it ok to be squashed with a fork or with the potato masher; 125 ml vegetable oil; 2 eggs; 100 gr of soft…

  • Healthy pancakes?!?

    You might laugh but the healthy pancakes really exist and I’m going to show you how to make them. First though I need to tell you why I chose to make this healthy option. I didn’t mention it before but at the same time with listening the “Thinking Slimmer” Slimpod I am following the Dukan diet as well. Dukan diet is based on eating proteins as a main food, followed by vegetables and no carbohydrates. I thought it will be quite hard as I used to love (I still do) my potatoes, pasta, and rice. Even though you are not allowed to eat carbohydrates you still need to have oat…

  • My take on Foccacia

    This Saturday I decided to try and cook Foccacia. Now you my Italians friends out there don’t judge my take on it. I found the recipe in one of the newspapers that I am reading – can’t even remember which one. I just wrote he recipe in one of my diaries and I just thought that Saturday will be the day when I will just try it. So here is what you need: – 7 g. Dry yeast – 500 g. Flour – 2 tbsp. salt – 250 ml. Warm water – 6 tbsp. olive oil – 1 tbsp or more of dried thyme Preparation is very easy. All you…