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Nectarine, feta and walnut salad

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After having a few cooler days here in Switzerland, it’s was back to warm weather and so my cravings for a light salad have returned. I whipped up this healthy recipe with left over ingredients we had in the fridge and it turned out amazing! The combination of the nectarine with the feta cheese and […]

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Why watercress is the new kale

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Although kale has been at the top of the superfood chain for a while now, there’s a new leafy green that has stolen my heart and he has a lot going for him. Watercress isn’t actually “new” but it is new in my food repertoire. Not sure why I hadn’t incorporated it before but now […]

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Basil, feta & sweet corn salad

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I am super excited to announce that the Red Fairy Project has its first celebrity guest chef presenting an amazing  sweet corn salad! Not only is he talented in the kitchen but he comes to us from the UK (gotta love that sexy accent) and is extremely handsome. Oh, and he’s also my boyfriend. ;) […]

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Everything but the kitchen sink salad

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I discovered some fantastic new foodie Instagram accounts and blogs this week thanks to this article on the Collective Hub. One of them is Tieghan from Half Baked Harvest and as soon as I saw her photo for this Everything but the kitchen sink salad recipe, I had to make it. I’m a sucker for a salad […]

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Asian quinoa salad

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If you make one recipe this week, it has to be this Asian quinoa salad recipe by Two Peas and Their Pod. My foodie friend and fellow blogger Chadi of Brunettes Have More Fun suggested this amazing vegetarian recipe for our little get together and what a treat it was! All the ingredients are super healthy […]

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Pomegranate, pear & pistachio salad

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As it happens with several of the recipes I whip up, I had been walking around with a mental image of this pomegranate, pear and pistachio salad in my mind for about a week until I finally just had to create it. Like I mentioned in my ricotta, tomato & spinach pasta recipe post (recipe in French), […]

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Crunchy asian ramen noodle salad

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This crunchy asian ramen noodle salad is my go-to recipe when I am fresh out of ideas on what to make for a quick meal. I just love the taste, texture and colour (hello yellow mango and purple cabbage!). Plus, the edamame and almonds give me the protein I need and the asian dressing is […]

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Chicken gyro salad recipe

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Because I was limited in what I could bring with me to Switzerland, I had to leave my favourite recipe books back in Montreal. That included the two Gwyneth Paltrow books below but luckily her website GOOP has plenty of great meal ideas to choose from. That’s exactly where I found my inspiration for last […]

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Vermicelli salad with edamame, cilantro & lime

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(français ci-dessous) This vegetarian recipe from the Plenty recipe book is a real winner. I have made it on several occasions and people always want to know what’s in it so I figured I would finally blog about it. It’s the ideal meal during the warmer seasons as it’s light and refreshing thanks to the lime, […]

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Versatile Vegan Nut & Fresh Herb Sauce

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Don’t you just love it when people know exactly what type of blog (and food) you are into and take the time to share something they discover that they know you will totally like? Case in point, food blog In pursuit of more. Just from the title, I knew I would dig it but it’s […]

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Gwyneth Paltrow’s carrot salad recipe

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I often decide to do a recipe simply because I find the image inspiring. In this case, it was a gorgeous large sized photo of bright orange carrots with black sesame seeds featured in Gwyneth Paltrow’s latest cookbook It’s All Good. After I posted the above photo on the usual social media suspects (Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest), […]

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