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: Healthy, easy cocoa ice cream

I don’t know about you, but I love ice cream! Who doesn’t?! But with trying to eat healthy sometimes I don’t allow myself to have it whenever I fancy, so I tend to make healthy ice-cream! The base is frozen bananas, which I’ve used in my smoothies and smoothie bowls before, but they can also…

Recipe: Black velvet cupcakes

So for Jonas’ birthday I wanted to make him some red velvet cupcakes, but it’s either me or the food colouring both in Lithuania and in the UK isn’t very good since I can never get the batter to be red- so I made him black velvet cupcakes! They’re exactly the same as red velvet…

Recipe: Healthy, gluten-free, vegan banana bread

This recipe is so delicious, very filling and I love the taste the spices add to it! It was inspired by a vegan banana bread I found online, but I have changed the quantities and the sweetener used throughout the times I have baked it. It’s so delicious, vegan, sugar and gluten free and if…

Recipe: Quick and simple nachos

For a quick and simple nachos recipe, why not try this? It only takes about 20 minutes and is super delicious! Although it’s still a treat, I make sure to make it a bit healthier by choosing good quality low fat cheese, natural tortilla chips and use greek yogurt instead of sour cream. Recipe: Served…

Winter Holiday Memories

This morning I wanted to update you guys and share some photos from my winter holidays at home- I shared a few pictures of Christmas in Vilnius right when I got there, but decided I’ll share more photos of what I saw, did, visited while I was there. Also, I think it will be nice…

Recipe: Not so sinful Apple-Cinnamon Muffins

   These muffins are so delicious and perfect for fall but still more healthy than your usual recipe! I used healthy fats like coconut oil and a reduced amount of sugar due to the already sweet apples that really intensified the taste! I hope you try these out and enjoy them yourself! Recipe: makes 9-10 standard…

Recipe: Traditional Lithuanian Saltibarsciai (Cold beet soup)

  A truly traditional Lithuanian soup in the summertime is Saltibarsciai which translates to ‘cold beet soup’. It’s bright pink in color and is always interesting to tourists because of what it looks like and the concept. I always say that this is one of the main meals that tourists need to try when they…

Recipe: Chocolate cupcakes!

A truly decadent, delicious, sweet, moist and sinful treat! Made these the other day for Jonas’ family and everyone seemed to love them! I really liked the frosting – so chocolatey and perfect with these cupcakes!   Recipe: makes 18 Ingredients: For cupcakes 150g butter 1 cup caster sugar 3/4 cup cocoa 1/3 cup boiling…

Recipe: Berry Pie

A very moist and semi-healthy berry pie that is great for summer! Some of the fat is replaced with yogurt which gives it a very, very moist texture that I love. I made this pie for a dinner we had with friends and Jonas tried a bit as well- everyone seemed to like it and…

Recipe: Homemade Pizza

So Paulius (Youtube channel) showed me how to make homemade pizzas a couple of months ago and I think it’s time to share his recipe with you all! It’s only the base and tomato sauce that he gave me the recipe for as everything else can be catered to your own desire. Choose the toppings…