Recipe: Autumnal Pumpkin Bread

For many, autumn brings around a wave of joy and inspiration as the season is a sign of vivid change. The air becomes crisp and light, University and Schools are back after a long summer’s holiday and the leaves turn golden brown and red, filling the streets with splashes of color! With autumn also comes…

Recipe: Autumnal Pear and Plum Bundt Cake

When it comes to autumn time, I always love to bake at home and make something from scratch. The past few weeks I’ve been treating Jonas with my traditional Lithuanian Apple Pie, but this weekend I decided to do something a bit different. I made a Pear and Plum Bundt Cake, that both of us…

Trialling out TASTY! Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Hey everyone! So yesterday I tried out a bit of a different Chocolate chip cookie recipe- one by TASTY! I’ve got to say, they weren’t too different from my own recipe – HERE, just a bit sweeter. They were still really delicious and Jonas and I enjoyed them thoroughly! As the weather has been very cold…

Fall 2017 Bucket List

Without trying to sound cliché, I love fall. When September comes to an end an October comes around, I just get that ‘fall feeling’ that makes me feel warm and cozy inside when I step out into the crisp and fresh air, see the colorful leaves on the trees, slowly making their way to the…

Recipe: Chewy and delicious chocolate brownies

Hey everyone! Today I’m bringing you a new recipe- chewy chocolate brownies! I can’t believe I don’t have this recipe up on the blog yet as it is my go-to recipe for brownies that are delicious, oh-so chocolatey and something I know most people will like! This definitely isn’t a healthy recipe whatsoever, so if…

Recipe: Healthy brownies

I’m a big fan of various types of sinful desserts but I love experimenting and finding ways of making them more healthy! An example of using applesauce as a butter or oil substitute can be seen in my carrot cake recipe. It makes the cake so soft and moist, yet cuts the fats and calories…

Photos that make me smile #30 *Festive edition*

A collection of yet more beautiful photos that boost my mood 🙂 These ones are specifically holiday related as I’m so ready for this week to be over and the holidays to begin! All from weheartit.com ! Xx  

Recipe: Very simple lake house apple pie

  This pie is ultra simple and so delicious! Raimundas’ friends said it tastes like Christmas, so I guess this would be perfect as a treat in December! I have a traditional Lithuanian apple pie recipe which you can check out here, but this one is butter free and a bit different!I hope you enjoy! Recipe: makes…

Sweet End of Summer

Hey everyone! I hope you are having a wonderful first day of September! In Lithuania it’s quite a big holiday in schools, so the streets are filled with school children holding flowers and cars causing traffic trying to get their kids to school! It already feels like fall here because of the cold weather, but…

Recipe: Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

A classic favorite of all- chocolate chip cookies. So simple, so delicious, so perfect with a glass of cold milk. This is my recipe for soft and chewy + extremely delicious and decadent chocolate chip cookies: Recipe: (makes 16, or 8 big cookies) Ingredients: 3 Egg yolks 1 1/2 cups plain flour 1/2 Cup Unsalted butter 4…

Recipe: Roasted Chickpea Snacks

This recipe is super easy, so delicious and very healthy! If you every crave chips or popcorn and love savoury snacks- this is perfect for you! These roasted chickpeas are full of protein, have a nice garlic and sweet paprika taste to them and are super crunchy! Just make sure to store them in an air-tight…

Review: Dominique Ansel Bakery

Hey guys, while I was in NYC I got the chance to go to Dominique Ansel Bakery! I’ve heard all about their amazing cookie shots and cronuts so I knew I must visit it and check out the delicious sweets all of US has been talking about that have started massive food trends! The bakery…

Recipe: Healthy Oat Pancakes

These pancakes are my go-to recipe on Sunday mornings. Jonas and I love pancakes during the weekend and these are so tasty, filling and also healthy – we don’t feel guilty about eating them! They are very fluffy and surprisingly sweet even though there isn’t any added sugar! The recipe is super easy- all you need…

Recipe: Chocolate and Berry Cake

This weekend we surprised our dear friend Martha with a belated birthday picnic and I made her this cake to celebrate. It’s rich, sweet and also refreshing because of the berries – perfect for a sunny summer morning with some tea or coffee! The sponge is rich and chocolaty and the frosting is a traditional…

Recipe: Gluten free, healthy orange cake!

I decided to make a healthy cake this week for Jonas and I to enjoy and found some inspiration online to use a whole, boiled orange! I played around with the recipe and made this moist, not too-sweet and very hearty cake! It’s not very sweet since we use the entire orange and the skin in…

Recipe: Nutty and healthy baked apples

This super healthy and heartwarming dessert is perfect for those chilly spring evenings. It’s healthy, sweet and so satisfying!  I even love it as a mid-day snack! This recipe is just for one apple but feel free to multiply the recipe to make tons! hope you enjoy:) Recipe:serves 1 Ingredients: 1 apple of your choice…