Shrimp and Zucchini Curry Stir Fry

Perhaps it’s the first day of the new year that is inspiring me to become more creative in my meal choices, but for dinner I had the urge to try something new. This shrimp and zucchini stir fry is perfect is you want to make something not too challenging, yet fun and yummy. Ingredients (for…

Healthy New Year!

With today marking the first day of 2016, it’s time to get these New Year’s resolutions off to a good start! Whatever you are looking to accomplish this year, I suggest you put balanced eating on that list, too. That’s not necessarily synonym for losing weight or working out more but simply suggests trying to…

Fast Food Reinvented

Don’t feel like standing in the kitchen for too long today? Craving something healthy but also filling? Feeling uninspired? Try this simple salmon and salad recipe. I promise, you will not be disappointed! Ingredients (2 portions): Salmon filled, 300g 1 bag of spinach 10 cherry tomatoes 1/2 – 1 pack of feta cheese (to taste)…

Shrimp and Spinach Pasta

If you live anywhere in Germany, London or the US East Coast, you have probably heard of Vapiano. It’s a chain selling high-quality Italian food fast food style, mostly targeting young working professionals. Their food is super delicious and my personal favorite is their Scampi e Spinaci creation, which I have tried to imitate. If…

Chicken Avocado Parmesan

Although I have eaten mostly vegetarian while in California, I do like me my chicken every once in a while. And in Germany, it is all about the meat anyways. Try this Califorman (yes, that’s me creating a California-German fusion dish) meal for your next get together with friends: Ingredients (for 2-3 portions):  1/2 cup…