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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 […]

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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 […]

recipes, smoothies

monday vegan green smoothie

monday vegan green smoothie recipe:   banana 2 tbsp hemphearts 1 mango 2 cup kale half a cucumber juice of 1/2 lime fresh ginger (as much as you can possibly handle!) 1/2 cup of cilantro 2-3 tbsp of almond butter 1/2 tbsp of matcha 1 tsp moringa 1.5 cups of coconut water (you can also […]

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absence makes the heart grow fonder

Been in the far away land of thesisizing and I managed to plant an 88 pages elephant seed which hopefully will grow into something amazing. Now it’s a bittersweet mood around the house. The stress to complete the master thesis has been lifted, but now a sudden sadness has replaced the stress. Sadness that my […]

recipes, travel

aloha

I have taken a bit of a hiatus from blogging but recently I was reminded how important it is for me to share and keep up regular posts. I guess part of the reason is lack of routine – or maybe that’s just an excuse. I was recently talking to a dear friend and I […]

travel

kyoto’s cherry blossoms

What’s there to say about Kyoto that hasn’t already been said :)? It’s paradise – utter paradise, during the cherry blossom season. And I am sure that the paradise still remains after all the cherry trees have lost their blossoms!

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matcha !!!

My personal preference to coffee has changed significantly since I have met my matcha friend! I have stopped drinking coffee for over two months now and I am not going back. I feel fantastic, alert and most importantly matcha is a super food powder. You can literally do anything with the tea powder: make tea (the traditional Japanese […]

recipes, travel

more tokyo

The hustle and bustle of the fish market early in the morning was impressive. Everyone was driving these electric carts, very closely resembling a golf cart without a top, loaded with fresh fish, herbs and vegetables on their way to be delivered to their customer.   “This place was a liability, with signs no one can read, […]

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chicken leg roast in a slow cooker

We have been super lucky to receive the best cast-iron pot ever as a wedding present and it is one of our treasured cooking tools. I can honestly vouch that Le Creuset is probably the best, especially for slow cooking. Do any of you have another favourite slow cooking pot? The recipe below requires a good […]