My famous 3-ingredient vegan chocolate mousse recipe

My vegan chocolate mousse

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This dessert tastes like it took hours to prepare and required Cordon Bleu-like levels of culinary pedigrees.  Shhhhh. It’s no-brainer ease will be our little secret. Your guests will never know what a snap this is to whip up. One of the reason this vegan Chocolate Mousse recipe remains so popular is that it is simple and uses just a few simple ingredients. To get the superior effect, use the best quality dark chocolate you can find. I think a quick sprinkle of fresh orange zest makes the most elegant topper. I made this on Christmas […]

Recipe: Infinitely modular Asian-Inspired Soup

Asian Modular Soup

The other day, an unmistakable winter-sneak-preview chill tinged the air, and I craved a huge bowl of noodle soup – the comforting, flavorful kind that I usually get from my friendly neighborhood Malaysian, Japanese or Vietnamese restaurant. So what’s a nice Polish girl to do, besides order take out? Do a pantry raid and DIY, of course. Since this recipe is modular, you can take it in any direction you want. You can go Southeast Asian by adding coconut milk, bruised lemongrass and Thai curry paste to the broth. Or you can remain austere, as I did, and stick to […]

Overachievers’ Smoothie Recipe

overachievers smoothie

Recipe: Overachievers’ Rainbow Smoothie (vegan, gluten-free) They say you eat with your eyes first, and pampering myself by making this colorful, nutrient-dense smoothie is better than any spa treatment (recipe follows). It’s huge. I nurse it over a few hours with a spoon, but it’s probably more like 2 or even 3 servings. Warning: This is not low-calorie. As a rule, I try to avoid low-cal foods because they are usually “empty” calories and then if I eat them, I’m hungry again an hour later. This drink is loaded with nutrients. The whole concoction has about 540 calories, 98 g carbs (a lot, but […]