No-Knead Dutch Oven Bread

I NEVER made bread in my life before and because I saw all these gorgeous pics on Instagram and Pinterest I thought I would give it a try. And decided to give an honest review of my result regardless good or bad.

Well my lovelies, I hate to say it but it is FANTASTIC – I have never baked anything so simple and so yummy EVER. You have to make the dough the night before and let is rest overnight near a heater and when you get up and remove the plastic wrap that yeasty smelling, bubbly dough is just a joy of beauty! And wait until your kitchen fills with the aroma of fresh bread – you will be baking this every weekend!

So pull out your  Dutch Oven = cast iron oven pot and start baking bread.

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Foodie Heaven in Lima, Peru

I was lucky that last November I was able to travel to one of my bucket list destinations : Machu Picchu, Peru.  To get there from Cusco it took several hours and multiple buses and train rides but when I finally started walking up those steps and get to the top, a little out of breath, my mouth dropped

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Parsnip, gruyere and thyme gratin

Happy New Year! May you have the best of years! Looking back at 2016, I can’t but be content; I not only opened my own business and created my brand while launching a splashing new website but I was extremely lucky to be able to cook for friends and family and share amazing moments. I also

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my 24hrs post-Christmas detox

The Christmas festivities are behind us but New Years is knocking on the door. More delicious rich food to eat and of course more bubbles and cocktails to drink. So I am giving my body a 24hr detox break . Detox ingredients I use are: grapefruit, lemon, avocado, beetroot, spinach, broccoli, cilantro, mint and ginger.

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Set a stunning festive table in 3 easy steps

It may be daunting setting a festive table but it is actually very easy and you can pack a punch of sparkle and festiveness with these simple 3 steps. You can use what you have at home and set a gorgeous stunning festive table in a flash, yes you can! It’s in your budget, and it’s stress

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Take a break at Villa Kennedy Hotel Frankfurt

One of my favourite hotels in Europe is definitely Villa Kennedy Frankfurt by Rocco Forte Hotels. The carefully restored Villa Speyer, originally built in 1901, is the prefect sanctuary in this busy European financial metropolis. The incomparable brother and sister duo extraordinaire Sir Rocco and Mrs Polizzi stand guarantee for 11 hotels with a unique

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