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Organic food: information, recipes, ideas, videos, cake toppings, etc

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For Stella´s birthday I baked this FLOUR-FREE CHOCOLATE & BEETROOT CAKE (Gluten-FREE) and we liked it very much. It is not so sweet, but tastes a lot of chocolate and I liked very much the texture the beetroot gives to the cake.   I decorated the cake which is dusted with raw cocoa powder that resembles a [...]

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I could not agree more, especially in these moments of rush! This is the time of rushing though the shops looking for gifts or spending hours in front of the computer looking for STUFF - Stuff that nearly nobody needs neither wants and often ends up rarely being used: sixth scarf, tenth perfume, second iPad, eighth soft [...]

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She helped a lot to put the pomegranates in a wooden box while her sisters and me climbed the tree and picked the fruits. I opened a pomegranate, put the seeds in her eco-friendly dish made of bamboo and our little gourmet went outside and sat in the box on top of the picked fruits… enjoying [...]

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HAPPY FALL season to you! My TO-DO list for autumn

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This year I want to: - Cook a chestnut creamy soup (I was going to do it last year after trying it in a friend's house, but I did not) - Pumpkins, pumpkins, pumpkins to eat and decorate - Collect chestnuts, pines and acorns with the girls and make crafts with them like this super-cool [...]

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Piña-Colada-Popsickles-for-kids-babyecochic

The recipe is so easy. You just need a food processor to mix it (we have a Thermomix), wooden sticks and the following ingredients. - Half a peeled pineapple (I used 300 g) - Coconut milk (150g - half the weight of the pineapple) - juice of half a lime - 1 tablespoon of agave [...]

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Hummus is a paste made of cooked chickpeas, a delicious dip, which is consumed a lot in Middle East. Chickpeas provide more protein than some type of meat (18 g in 100 g of chickpeas versus 16 g in chicken breast) and contain around 6 mg iron per 100 g. Calcium content of chickpeas is [...]

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Well, we switched to energy saving light bulbs to save energy, we are anyway forced to in Europe by legislation. What is not so well-known is that energy-saving light bulbs (also called compact fluorescent light bulbs or CFLs) contain MERCURY that is released when accidentally broken. You can easily break a bulp at home having [...]

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BIOBU by ekobo: ECO-CHIC kid’s dishware

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Normally kids have plastic dishware, so they cannot break it. We used to have melamine plates when the twins were little (but never heat anything in the microwave on plastic dishware or Tupperware as chemicals enter the food – see my post) and also chinaware. I still conserve my kid´s chinaware I had when I [...]

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Maya and Zoe! Just recently was the birthday of the twins, already 8 years - time runs... I made a delicious cake with strawberries, raspberries and blueberries I took the recepi from the fantastic book Nordic Bakery by Miisa Mink. My husband bought it in Nordic Bakery in London, a nice Scandinavian-style café with [...]

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