• Quinoa, Courgette and Micro green salad

    May 30, 2011thecoffeebreak

    Lately I can’t get enough of quinoa. I use it everywhere I can. Soups, salads, desserts. Everywhere.   This salad is my latest obsession. It is easy to make but still is very nutritional. Made of quinoa, courgette, micro greens, lemon and olive oil. Easy peasy! Quinoa salad definitely is going to be must-have in…

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  • One Bag of Spinach = Walnut and Spinach Pesto & Spinach and Coconut Soup

    May 23, 2011thecoffeebreak

    As I was walking through the vegetable aisle, I spotted spinach.  Green, vibrant looking leaves were so attractive that I couldn’t just walk away. I had to buy it.  And I did. Usually I use spinach fresh in different kind of salads and very rarely cook it but this time I had something different in…

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  • Foodbuzz 24×24 : Celebrating the Spring {Farmers Market Lunch Party}

    March 27, 2011thecoffeebreak

    Days are getting longer, sun is shining brighter and air smells somehow fresher. Spring is here.   For me spring is about simplicity. Enjoying warmer weather. Taking everything slowly and recharging myself through the food I am eating.  Comforting stews and filling casseroles are replaces with easy, fresh, no-fuss meals. In spring our meals are…

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  • Bell Pepper Quesadilla and Salsa Cruda

    March 20, 2011thecoffeebreak

      It was very long, busy and stressful week. With never ending chores and things that had to be done. And I am not even half way through… Unfortunately for us week didn’t start on a very cheerful note. We had to rush our little one to ER with a dislocated elbow : (  It’s…

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  • Oven-baked Leftover Rice and Mushroom Cakes and Herb Yogurt

    March 13, 2011thecoffeebreak

    I don’t like to waste food and even more I hate to throw away any food. When this happens I always think that there are people who don’t have anything to eat and here I am throwing away food. It doesn’t happen often but when it does guilt immediately strikes in… Does it happen to…

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  • Apricot and Coconut Balls and The Coffee Break turns ONE!

    March 7, 2011thecoffeebreak

    The Coffee Break turned a big ONE! Yay! I can’t believe it’s already a year since I started this blog. Where did the time go???   Well there is not much to say but a BIG THANK YOU for your support and comments. They really kept me going. And I hope that next year will…

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