Roasted Pumpkin Soup

I felt like trying a more savory pumpkin soup. I used Jamie Oliver’s Glorious Roasted Pumpkin Soup as my inspiration, but I don’t know if it was my tastebuds or that fact that I’m not very good at following somebody else’s recipe, but it didn’t have much flavor. *Ingredients* 1-Small pumpkin (about 1-1.5 kg) 1-tsp Ground chipotle…

Sweet Pumpkin & Apple Soup

It’s fall and that means it’s pumpkin time! I’m still new to the roasting pumpkin game. I’m so used to buying pureed pumpkin in a can, but roasting your own is easy, not very time-consuming, and so much healthier than the processed can crap. This soup is like dessert. It’s really rich due to the coconut…

Lemon Chia Seed Protein Pancakes

I love lemons. Plain and simple. 🙂 I have been craving lemon poppy seed *anything* so I decided to try pancakes and use chia seeds since they are supposed to be really healthy and I had them in stock.   *Ingredients* 1-ripe banana (choose a ripe one because that’s what will add sweetness to the…

Banana Protein Pancakes

This morning I woke up super early and got all my grocery shopping done just before it started to rain. First #winoftheday! To counter the not-so-nice weather, I made these yummy banana-protein-powder-pancakes with berries and raw coconut on top. I’m very excited that @purasanabelgium now makes protein shakes. I almost shouted “YES!” when I discovered the…