Veal Escalopes with Lemon

This is one of the most popular dish in Italy and in every Italian restaurant all around the word. The best part is that is very easy to make and your family will love it. I used veal escalopes but you can use chicken or turkey breast, remember you are in control of your dish so…

Detox Soup with oriental spice

We are soup lover so I m always looking for new recipe. A while ago I discover this wonderful blog called  http://blog.giallozafferano.it/msp/  that has a lot of Weight Watchers recipe and I fall in love so today I wanna share one of her recipe that I tried today, Monday after the big Easter Dinner. We had…

Carrots and Apple Healthy Sponge Cake

  This cake is very delicious, light and healthy, the combination of apples and cinnamon will make your house smell divine. My kids love it and sometimes I make it for breakfast, also it does stay for a few day on the counter,  you will just need to cover it with a kitchen towel. Also I highly suggest…

Lentils and quinoa salad

Lentils bring back memories of my childhood, growing up in Italy, one of our weekly family dinners was pasta with lentils, lentil salad or lentils saute. Today I want to share with you a modern version of my Mom’s lentil salad adding quinoa. This salad is an explosion of wellness, if you are a lentils lover…

Bruschetta

One of the thing that I really miss from Italy its the aperitivo time/happy hour..ohhh how  I miss la dolce vita…..After 5 o’clock you get together with your friends or lover and you go to the bar for a nice  drink and bite to eat before dinner….a must in almost every bar is bruschetta a piece…

Shortbread cookies

These cookies are amazing, they will literally melt in your mouths. Let’s  say I tried out so many recipe and this one is amazing and of course I found it true one of my dear friend from A pinch of Italy blog, one of my favorite. These cookies are a great gift for Christmas, Easter or…