Recipe: Classic Tomato Bruschetta

Italian Bruschetta is a staple in most households. Perfect for summer barbeques but also as a starter in the winter, when you want a dose of freshness to accompany those heartwarming main dishes… Mix up any toppings you like, such as goat’s cheese, figs, anchovies or even some cured meats, or stay traditional with a…

Nutrition 101: Pistachios

Let’s talk about a very beautiful, specific type of nut that most of you food and dessert lovers out there probably know about… Pistachios. They aren’t just a beautiful and delicious nut that makes the best ice-cream, macarons or crunchy topping on a salad, avocado toast or smoothie bowl, but they’re also one of the…

Nutrition 101: Dietary Fibre

Although it’s my favourite nutrition-related topic, quite a few people don’t know the importance of dietary fibre. This is a problem in many countries where people do not consume nearly as much fibre as they should, as it is important for a healthy digestive system and has been linked to reduced cholesterol, improved glycemic control, a…

Nutrition 101: Eat the Rainbow!

You must have heard that we should all eat our greens. However, it’s much more important for all of us to eat a rainbow. Not skittles or M&Ms in fact, but a variety of fruits and vegetables of different colour! “Why?” you ask? Let me explain 🙂 Plants have various components such as phytonutrients which…

Spring Blooms

Happy Sunday everyone! Hope you all had a lovely weekend! As usual- Jonas and I spent the weekend relaxing, enjoying the weather and also hung out with some friends Saturday evening! Saturday the weather was absolutely beautiful- crisp but sunny and beautiful! We knew we had to take advantage of the weather and went for…

Nutrition Series: Vitamin D

It’s that time of the year, where we just don’t get enough sunlight! And if you read the headlines of many magazines, newspapers or hear conversations on the radio & TV, a major health topic that’s popular right now is Vitamin D! I thought I’d start a series where I share some info & tips…

How to Stay Healthy This Holiday Season

Now that it is winter and the holidays are quickly approaching, many of us may find it difficult to stay healthy. However, it is still extremely important as colds are circulating all around. To make sure you stay fully healthy and prepared for the holidays and don’t jeopardise your hard work put in during the…

Recipe: Healthy and Quick Acai Bowl 

In the summer there is nothing better than a smoothie or a smoothie bowl for breakfast! I’ve always loved making acai bowls but recently I got acai berry sachets that are frozen and you can use instead of powder. I tried out making an acai bowl with it since it’s one of my faves and…

Recipe: Healthy Tomato and Spinach Egg White Muffins

These egg white muffins are super easy to make, are extremely delicious and healthy plus great to prep in advance for a few days! Having protein and healthy carbohydrates for breakfast is great to maintain energy levels and keep you going for the rest of the day, so make sure to have some healthy carbohydrates…