The Chocolates Of Life

Forrest Gump: My momma always said, "Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." These are the chocolates of our lives.



[Romania] My Transylvania brunch, the perfect Saturday activity

For the last year, going to a brunch on Saturday has become an usual activity when we’re not traveling anywhere else and we decide to spend the weekend in Sibiu. Good food, beautiful locations and very nice hosts – such a good combination for spending a few hours outside the house.

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[Romania] Transilvania Gastronomică and the launch of

I’ve said it before that Sibiu has a lot to offer in terms of events almost all year long, but when something like a Food Culture Festival is happening in town, we have to be there, especially since it’s all about ‘eating local’ – save old tastes and varieties, preserve beautiful cultural landscapes.

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Eggplant Salad

It’s been quite a while since I actually posted something about cooking on the blog, but it’s not because I don’t cook anymore, it’s mainly because what I cook is so delicious that I don’t get to take photos in time 😀 But this salad I have been cooking all summer long and every one who hears about it wants to know the recipe. It’s quite famous and traditional in Romania, but I haven’t seen it being cooked anywhere else I went outside the country. IMAG0250

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The Moroccan Cuisine

The Moroccan cuisine is one of the top touristic attractions when visiting the country so, for a gourmand like me, a post about it seems just right.

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Vegetables Pie

What to cook when you have fresh vegetables from your mother’s garden and you don’t know what to do with them 🙂 First I wanted to cook a vegetables tortilla, but I didn’t find at the supermarket the dough, so I opted for a pie dough.

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Eggplants with vegetables and cheese in the oven

Finally a relaxed weekend with time to go to the market and buy fresh vegetables and time to cook a delicious dinner.


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Lentil Cream Soup

New attempt of cooking vegetable dishes, this time is lentil soup.

Ingredients :

  • 200g red lentil
  • 2 carrots
  • 1 onion
  • 1 parsnip
  • 1 celery
  • galic


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Mushroom Pie

Lately I’ve been making all sorts of pies, and this time I tried the mushroom pie.

Ingredients :

  • mushrooms (about 400g) – fresh or from the can
  • sour cream
  • 4 eggs
  • cheese (depending on what you have or what you like more)
  • green onions
  • fresh leek
  • pie dough (I normally buy frozen dough from the supermarket, but you can also prepare it yourself)
  • dill and parsley


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Spinach Pie

Quick, healthy and easy to make recipe. Unfortunately, it was so delicious that there wasn’t any left to take a photo with the result. It was eaten in no time, so I don’t have a final version of the pie, but here are the steps to prepare it.


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