20 Tips to have a healthier summer

Since summers now are extremely warm and may even get warmer, it very important to stay healthy and hydrated. These are some tips that will help you have a healthier summer. Fibre helps us feel full (so we eat less) and keeps us regular. It’s also abundantly found in foods that are also naturally rich…

Mango Tiramisu (Mangomisu)

Here is another recipe that is perfect for the summer time. Since its summertime you can have fun making it as well as while eating it. Ingredients: 500g mascarpone cheese 600ml thickened cream  1/3 cup (50g) icing sugar  2 egg yolks  1 vanilla bean, split, seeds scraped  Juice of 2 oranges  300g savoiardi (sponge finger…

French Toast Bake

If you like french toast but want a little bit of a healthier version of it, here is where you can find it. Since we are baking it and not frying it makes it a little healthier. Ingredients: 5 slices of bread 2 1/2 tablespoon fresh cream 250ml milk 4 eggs 50g sugar 1 tablespoon…

Simple Strawberry Souffle

Here is a recipe I tried a while ago for a competition in school, it’s the recipe that got my team the first place. So if the judges liked it then I’m sure you like it too. If you are having a dinner party and you want to whip up some dessert quickly this is…

5 Super foods to have during summer

It’s summer and an extremely hot one at that. Even though we love going outside, to the beach or pool there are times where its just too hot and you just don’t feel like leaving your homes (especially if you live in the middle east like me, summers here are extreme). During summers I cannot…

Apple Pie Bread Pudding

This is a recipe I tried recently with my mom, it turned out to be one of the best I have ever tried. I can assure you that you wont regret making this. Definitely a must try. Ingredients: 8 slices of bread (preferably milk bread) 3/4 cup milk 1 tablespoon cinnamon 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla…

5 Amazing Dessert Facts

These are some amazing fact that you may not have known about desserts, some of them may even blow your mind!! 1. The chocolate river in the movie Charlie and The Chocolate Factory (1971) was actually made of chocolate. It contained 150,000 gallons of water mixed with chocolate and cream. It didn’t take long for…

Fun Fact

German chocolate cake has nothing to do with Germany. The “German” of German chocolate cake fame was actually a man named Samuel German, who was an employee of an American chocolate company. German didn’t invent the cake, but he is the one who developed German’s sweet baking chocolate, which is a key ingredient in the…

Mango Cheesecake (No Bake)

This is a recipe perfect for summer. It is a recipe filled with mango flavor and there is no baking required. The credit for this recipe goes to my mom we made it together. INGREDIENTS For the crust: 3 packets of bourbon cocoa biscuits (or just regular biscuits) 100g butter For the batter: 3 small…

Simple Lemon Cake

This is the perfect recipe for summer, if you are a fan of the lemon flavour you will love this. The cake’s sweetness combined with the sour but slightly sweet taste of lemons is definitely a must try. INGREDIENTS 200g all purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 200g unsalted butter 200g sugar 3 eggs 2 teaspoon…

No bake Choco Peanut Butter Slice

This is a very simple and tasty recipe that does not require baking. Ingredients: 300g crushed Oreo cookies 150g melted unsalted butter 100g chopped peanut butter cups 50g crushed peanuts 150g smooth or crunchy peanut butter 400g dark cooking chocolate 150ml thickened cream (35% fat content) Directions: Start off by adding the 300g of Oreos…

Simple White Bread

This is a simple recipe for those who want to bake bread at home. It may take some trial and error for those who have not tried this before, but once you get the hang of it, the process becomes simple. Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 1/4 tsp active dry yeast 1 1/4…