Oatmeal Ginger Cranberry Pistachio Cookies, Oatmeal, cranberry, pistachio, ginger, cookie, recipe
Fall is here!!! I have never looked forward to fall as much as I am this year. Maybe it’s because I can’t wait to celebrate Halloween and Thanksgiving with our baby. I can’t wait to decorate the house, light up the fireplace, put on a cozy oversized sweater and drink […]

Oatmeal Ginger Cranberry Pistachio Cookies

Colorado Proud 2
Last week I was invited to participate in a farm-to-table lunch made with Colorado products and to meet some of the food producers growing such products. The event was held in one of the most Instagrammable places in Denver – Union Station. I hope you can see why in the […]

Colorado Proud Lunch

Hello friends! As I mentioned on my last pregnancy update, I altered a recipe for this popular and easy dessert to be low carb and gestational diabetes friendly. But since I am not a nutritionist or a doctor, please use your own judgement and seek the advice of a professional […]

Low Carb Chocolate Delight

Have you ever thought about eating bugs and other weird foods while traveling abroad? I never had the urge, but I find fascinating that many people do. Sure I will try the local cuisine, as long it doesn’t involve bugs and other “weird foods” that I would never eat under […]

Eating Weird Foods in Beijing

Hello fellow foodies! As you may have noticed by now, I love to eat and what better way to get to know a new culture than through the local dishes? On this trip to Asia, I got hooked on cooking classes and was able to book a class in Japan […]

China: The Hutong Cooking School

Hello friends! As I mentioned on my last post, I have gone all homemaker over here. In my attempt to create a sweet and savory dessert to satisfy my many pregnancy cravings, I ended up creating two wonderful flavor concoctions- I mean- galettes. The first was a Ginger Peach Pecan […]

Peach Blackberry Coconut Sugar-Free Galette

Lately with all the pregnancy cravings, I have been dying for a¬†fruity, light, sweet but savory dessert, which is hard to find around our surburban neighborhood. We are in desperate need of a local, seasonal, small owned restaurant around these parts! If you are wondering why I go out for […]

Ginger Peach Pecan Galette

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3 places you must visit in Malibu If you follow me on Instagram you already know I recently took a trip to California for a few days to meet with family and enjoy some SoCal sunshine. Since this was only my second trip to Los Angeles, I had a packed […]

3 places you must visit in Malibu

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I have mentioned before that I ate extremely well in Japan, even though I am a picky eater. Before going to Japan, I had once eaten and disliked raw fish sushi. Sashimi, was something I would never actively choose to eat, but Japan made me want to be adventurous for […]

Oiri Sushi: Dining Well in Tokyo