Author: Adelina

raw strawberry cheese cake
desserts, recipes

raw GF vegan strawberry cheese cake

This raw vegan GF strawberry cheese cake is a conversation starter! I found this recipe, because in my local organic market I stumbled across some sweet & ripe strawberries from Spain. They were calling out to me and I couldn’t resist. Since it’s a long weekend, I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to […]

land iguana
travel

Isla Santa Fe

I thought a lot about how I would like to portray my Galapagos trip on my blog. And although I shared quite a bit on Instagram I played around with many ideas about what/how to structure my blog posts. The main tool I would like to use to share my experiences is photography. Not a […]

nutritional yeast
plant-based dinner ideas, recipes

nutritional yeast

This post is inspired by some of you asking me about nutritional yeast! I talk about: health benefits, how to make kickass cheeses, and where to find the best prices when shopping around for nutritional yeast. Nutritional yeast has a number of health benefits. If you are a vegan and/or vegetarian these benefits will hopefully […]

sea lion
travel

Galapagos Islands

Admittedly I have been planning this Galapagos islands trip in my head for about 10 years. I knew from the very beginning that visiting these islands will be a once in a lifetime magical experience and I was right ! But boy, the experience far exceeded my pent up expectations. What these islands sent my […]

clay mask
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clay mask

Clay mask: have you ever tried it ?! From what I can tell so far (3rd time trying it) my skin likes it. I am wondering if any of you have used any clay for their facial, and if so, what have been your experience with it. I am thinking of incorporating a clay mask […]

tofu scrambled
green breakfast, recipes

scrambled ‘egg’ tofu

Scrambled ‘egg’ tofu is simply to DIE for! If you are looking for a vegan, gluten-free egg substitute option, this 2 steps recipe is totally for you. It’s the perfect addition to your avocado toast. My loaded avocado toast is built from: gluten-free & vegan raw olive crackers, black bean spicy hummus, avocado, and the […]

butterfly pea tea
recipes, travel, vegan drinks

butterfly pea tea

Butterfly pea tea is a magical tea. I discovered this magic tea in December during our trip to the island Koh Phayam in Thailand! Butterfly pea tea has a number of healthy properties as well as changing colour when you add one key ingredient… Health benefits: caffeine free good for skin and hair improves eyesight […]

loaded oatmeal
green breakfast, recipes

loaded oatmeal

Loaded oatmeal during the winter season is my go-to breakfast meal. I sometimes even have it for dinner. There are so many toppings you can experiment with and a ton of seasonal fruits. This loaded breakfast oatmeal is also anti-inflammatory, vegan and gluten-free. To make this recipe you will need the following ingredients: If you […]

no bake brownies
desserts, recipes

no bake brownies

I was hard at work last week experimenting for a bunch of gluten-free and vegan brownie recipes. I found the magic one. Bonus, super easy to make and you will probably end up making 6 batches like me. It helps that I had a lovely little helper this weekend in the kitchen. Thank you Malaika […]

plant-based dinner ideas, recipes

coconut chickpea curry

There is nothing better than curling up on my sofa with a huge bowl of homemade spicy curry. When I put together this recipe I had two things in mind: comfort and warmth. Part of the fun of making curries is experimenting with all sorts of exquisite Indian spices. The spices I often use when […]