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Spicy spaghetti with tomatoes, made from scratch

Spicy spaghetti with tomatoes, made from scratch

Spaghetti just the way I like it; whole wheat pasta, al dente, spicy, vegetarian, freshly made! Spaghetti and tomato sauce is a basic, easy to make and inexpensive dish; mostly loved by children and college students. It’s fun to eat and colourful. I’ve made spaghetti […]

A safari in South Africa to disconnect from city life and reconnect with the natural world!

A safari in South Africa to disconnect from city life and reconnect with the natural world!

A safari in South Africa promises adventure, reconnection with the natural world and relaxation. I recently experienced my first African safari and it was unforgettable! The exposure to the beautiful landscapes of the African savannah, was not only a wonderful display to the sight, but […]

Spicy coconut shrimp recipe

Spicy coconut shrimp recipe

A mix of protein, natural saturated fats, antioxidants, and lots of flavour! I love the mix of coconut, ginger, and red hot chillies. They blend well with shrimp. Here is a simple and light recipe which can be made in advance and heated in the […]

Porridge recipe – A perfect start of the day!

Porridge recipe – A perfect start of the day!

A healthy porridge recipe, easy to make, with fibre & superfoods. Childhood porridge I grew up eating my dad’s porridge; a family recipe that he got from his grandmother. He used to make it in big batches that lasted about a week. I remember it […]

Burrata Salad Recipe – delicious, fresh, creamy!

Burrata Salad Recipe – delicious, fresh, creamy!

A Salad to Impress – Takes Less Than Five Minutes to Make! What is Burrata? Burrata is an Italian cheese made from mozzarella and cream. It comes in the form of a ball, in a plastic container submerged in liquid. It has a solid outer […]

Cuzco City in Peru, also means a beautiful Culinary experience

Cuzco City in Peru, also means a beautiful Culinary experience

The luxury accommodation and fine dining offer in Cuzco was quite limited two decades ago. Today, there is an array of places to comfortably stay, and plenty of gourmet experiences available Cuzco, a city in the Peruvian Andes, is a special place with beautiful vibes […]

Lima, Peru – The Land of Rich Gastronomy and Talented Chefs!

Lima, Peru – The Land of Rich Gastronomy and Talented Chefs!

Lima… not known for its blue skies and white sandy beaches, but FAMOUS for fresh fish and seafood, a multicultural influenced gastronomy, and talented chefs! I was born and raised in Lima, Peru. Although I haven’t lived there for more than fifteen years, my roots […]

Chocolate Mousse recipe with only three ingredients!

Chocolate Mousse recipe with only three ingredients!

Delicious, simple and light! In search of making the perfect chocolate mousse, I came across a French woman’s homemade recipe, and loved it! I invited friends for lunch, and created a menu which started with Mediterranean flavours, continued with Peruvian delights, and ended with a […]

Tomato and Red Bell Pepper Risotto Recipe

Tomato and Red Bell Pepper Risotto Recipe

A creamy texture, beautifully red, and rich in flavour! This vegetarian risotto recipe has fresh and light ingredients, and is an explosion of flavour. It will make you want to go for seconds. When I think of risotto, I picture an amazing Italian favourite, but sometimes […]

Cartagena de Indias and Bogota Travel Tips

Cartagena de Indias and Bogota Travel Tips

Colombia, in South America has a lot to offer… From white sandy beaches and tropical landscapes, to mountains, beautiful architecture and friendly people In this post, I share travel tips of the Colombian Caribbean and Bogota. Cartagena de Indias Cartagena de Indias is a beautiful […]