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My best veggie broth on a veggie rainbow plate

My best veggie broth on a veggie rainbow plate

This veggie broth is a reminiscence of my mum’s Sunday’s broth (we call it rinflajs* in the Serbian region of Vojvodina where I come from), one of my dearest childhood memories. Back in those days there were less veggies and more meat in the plate…

Quick and yummy chocolate chip cookies

Quick and yummy chocolate chip cookies

I am not a big cookie expert but these chocolate chip cookies really do not need you to be one. My kids ask for the cookies regularly and I tend to buy them but then again I also want them to eat a healthier and…

Aleks in wonderland of whole plant-based food

Aleks in wonderland of whole plant-based food

“OMG, but what will you eat?” was the reaction of our mums when my husband and I first told them we were not eating meat anymore. And it is perfectly understandable. They had never even heard of plant-based food, in those terms. For the sake…

Lentil, tomato and spinach curry soup

Lentil, tomato and spinach curry soup

I had the idea for this lentil, tomato and spinach curry soup just before Christmas, looking at my pantry filled with grains and canned tomato in all shapes and forms. Except that the time was for fancy party and dinner food not for simple hearty…

Fresh and hearty rice noodle bowl

Fresh and hearty rice noodle bowl

This hearty rice noodle bowl is one of our favourite meals at home. It is very easy to make, packed with nutrients and you can do it with whatever veggies you have left. Cook the noodles, top them with your favourite raw veggies and some…

Mushroom and smoked tofu Stroganoff

Mushroom and smoked tofu Stroganoff

Rich, creamy, smoky, wholehearted and of course meatless Stroganoff, I present you my take on this evergreen classic dish. A little French twist – a shot of cognac – gives this Russian a very special aroma. It is sooo delicious you can put it on…