Almond Christmas Cookies When it comes to Xmas cookies I’m very picky: they have to be buttery, not too sweet, with a delicate background flavor of either vanilla, nutmeg, orange or cinnamon. Decorating them with the kids it’s super fun, but my favorite ones are the plain ones, without anyRead More →

Kid Friendly Christmas Recipes The countdown started, in few days itโ€™s Christmas!!! The kids are sooo excited!! Xmas cookies for Santa and carrots for the reindeers are already in the โ€œto doโ€ list ๐Ÿ™‚ And with Xmas also comes the planning of the Xmas meal menuโ€™: usually I look forRead More →

Christmas Tree Vegetable Platter With the upcoming holidays it’s always nice to have a fun, light and healthy recipe to add to the menu’ ๐Ÿ™‚ Veggie platters are such a convenient idea to display while you are cooking: when the kids are hungry (exactly when you are cooking and youRead More →

9 Vegetables Marinara Sauce The classic marinara sauce (fresh tomatoes + onion + garlic + olive oil + salt) is definitely one of my kids’ favorite: to dress some pasta or rice or quinoa or to give extra moist to meatballs or fish croquette. The perfect base for an homemadeRead More →

Thanksgiving Kid Friendly Recipe Ideas I feel that Thanksgiving is the Holiday that really brings together all americans, it doesn’t matter the race, religion or country of origin. It’s definitely a family holiday, but also includes friends and any loved ones. The first year I moved to Los Angeles, meRead More →