Growing vegetables at home


There is something special feeling when you can go out and harvest from your own garden. I know many who isn’t that fortunate with a garden. But there is solutions even if you living in a flat to grow your own vegetables or even your own mushrooms. I started to look into growing things at…

What food makes you happy?


With the virus, darkness, bad weather and maybe not having the best of health, in this moment of time, never ever has it been more important to keep up our spirits and be happy. What’s make you happy? It’s not the time to think of eating right or weight at this moment of time. We…

Siciliana lemon marmalade


This amazing different recipe comes from a chief friend who brought it back home from Siciliana. Sicilian Lemon marmalade Take 1 kg fresh Lemons and pick them several time each one of lemon with a fork trough the peel. Put the lemons in a pan and cover with water. Let stand for 4 days in…

Habas españolas – Broad beans with ham


This dish comes from Ronda, Andalusien, south of Spain. Where they fed the bulls, who went for bullfighting, with beans. Habas Españolas 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 small chopped onion 1 chopped garlic clove 50 g chopped ibérico ham (or sundries tomatoes) 225 g broad beans 1 teaspoon smoked paprika 1 tablespoon sweet sherry Salt…

My third publication in Spańien magazine


Wants to share with you my third publication in Spańien magazine! Love as you might know by now, to write recipes. Almost as fun as cooking and creating things in the kitchen. Yes I’m a very big foodie! The recipes you will find on the blog as well, in English of course, as most of…

Patatas a la pobre – very best Spanish potatoes


Here in Spain, or at least here in Andalusien, you very often get this potatoes dish with your meal. As many non-Spanish people don’t know the real name, Poor mans potatoes, so they will ask you if you want Spanish potato’s. Poor man potatoes comes from it’s a very cheap dish and therefore people with…

Crema de Alicia – spanish soup, fat free


This soup is very famous here in Spain. One of my favourite soups. Full of tast and smooth. Very healthy and lovely colour. Eat it both hot or cold. And best of all, you can do it fat free as well. Crema de Alicia 400 grams of carrots, roughly chopped 400 grams of peeled courgette/zucchini…