breakfast

Sweet Raisin n’ Seed Bread

I have never been lucky when baking breads with yeast and whole meal flour.  I just don't get it right, or perhaps those two ingredients are hard to become friends in general. I don't know. I actually gave up o... Read More...

Low Fat Cocoa Cherry Granola

 I grew up in a small town. During my college years I earned some pocket money by working in the local ice cream parlor. I had a great time, as my best friend from school also jobbed there. Since it was on... Read More...

Banana Cherry Scones

I am very excited to post this recipe as it was lost for a few weeks. I made these scones a few times about a month ago. The recipe I might have never written it down. Or, chances are high, I did and just can't... Read More...

Low Fat Orange Molasses Granola

Ever since I  ate my first homemade granola, I haven't had anything else for breakfast. This granola phase must have been going on for at least 3-4 months now, with no end in sight. I just love it. My curr... Read More...

Lemon Coconut Granola

  I baked some Lemon Coconut Cookies some time ago that were a huge success with my family and friends. I loved the flavor combination of lemon and coconut so much that I tried it on my much loved granola.  ... Read More...

Almond Cherry Granola

 Today is Friday and that's weekend here in the Middle East. I participated in a 10k race this morning that started at 7am. I must admit, I find it tough to get up so early on the weekend. The good thing a... Read More...

Fruit And Nut Loaf

 I have posted another recipe of fruit bread before. But I need to share this one with you today. Maybe because I haven't baked any fruit n' nut breads for so long, and because I am so glad that I did this... Read More...

Warm Breakfast Plum Wraps

Am I the only one who never thought of putting fruits/yogurt into a wrap instead of veggies/meat/sauce and have the whole thing for breakfast? This is another amazing recipe that is so fast, so versatile, so he... Read More...

Walnut Raisin Honey Nuggets

Does an average household have regular paper cups in their pantry? I wonder!! I found Hannah Montana paper cups in my house. I've got kids, but they are not in the Hannah Montana age yet (thank God). I have no... Read More...

Apple Walnut Squares

Anyone here whose New Year resolution was a low-fat and no-refined-sugar diet? Try these apple walnut squares. They are sweetened with dried dates and otherwise contain rolled oats, whole wheat flour and apple ... Read More...

Low Fat Orange Coconut Granola

Let me tell you some good and some bad things about motherhood today. As I am still breastfeeding my youngest one, I have hardly been drinking alcohol for months, apart from the occasional ONE glass. Now yester... Read More...

Healthy Christmas Breakfast Cake

My favorite ingredient when Christmas baking is orange zest. I love its smell. Even if I just eat an orange I like to leave the peel lying around for an hour or two and the whole room will become fragrant ... Read More...

Crunchy Coconut Cranberry Granola

 I was looking for some new breakfast dish, as I got a little tired of warm oatmeals, millet or quinoa breakfasts recently. I felt like something cool in the morning: plain yogurt with fresh fruit was good... Read More...

Really Healthy Cranberry Walnut Scones

Scones are a very English thing. The German translation for scone is English tea roll, or something along those lines. The English people have with their afternoon tea. This tea session is not to be confused wi... Read More...

Banana Oat Muffins

I love to experiment with all sorts of ingredients when baking muffins . And nothing makes me more happy than when they turn out well. I get inspired all the time and constantly have new ideas of what to put in... Read More...

Carrot Coconut Millet Breakfast

When I was a kid we were always living in apartments. There wasn't much space for pets. The only pet allowed was birds. And we always had one. If one escaped through an forgotten open cage door and an open wind... Read More...

Mango Millet Breakfast

When I was a kid we were always living in apartments. There wasn't much space for pets. The only pet allowed was birds. And we always had one. If one escaped through an forgotten open cage door and an open wind... Read More...

Breakfast Oatmeal Bars

These oatmeal bars are literally a freshly made breakfast oatmeal bowl to go. Perfect for those who are in a hurry in the morning and don't have time to cook or even sit down for breakfast. The ingredients are ... Read More...

Apple Cinnamon Quinoa Breakfast

 I am currently exploring Quinoa  in my cuisine. Quinoa is a grain-like crop that originates from South America. In recent times it has become highly appreciated for its nutritional value, as its prot... Read More...

Apple Cinnamon Quinoa Breakfast

 ------------------------------------------------------------------APPLE CINNAMON QUINOA BREAKFAST1/2 cup quinoa2 cups water1 apple thinly sliced1/3 cup raisins1/2 teaspoon cinnamon1/2 handful dried cranbe... Read More...