red beet cream soup recipe

Beetroot cream soup

Are you a fan of cream soups? Then you should definitely try this beetroot cream soup recipe!

It’s very easy to prepare and best of all, it’s quite a nutritious first course!

I have to admit, I rarely make any homemade soups, I usually prefer solid food. However, soups are healthy and truth be told, most soup recipes are easy to make.

Before discovering how to make this cream soup, I’ve actually only used red beet to prepare salads. However, eating the same type of food over and over again gets boring.. Having a tasty an easy to prepare alternative is quite refreshing!

Here’s how to prepare red beet cream soup:

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plum dumplings homemade recipe

Plum dumplings

This plum dumplings recipe is so finger licking good, you’ll definitely go for seconds!

My mom used to make this when I was little and boy, did I jump for joy each time!

It does take a while to prepare though, but the instructions are very easy to follow. And the effort is definitely worthwhile.

I usually prepare these dumplings when Black Amber plums or Victoria plums are in season, but plums can successfully be replaced by peaches. The result is equally yummy!

Plum dumplings are great to serve for lunch or dinner, but if you manage to make them a tad smaller than the ones in the photos below, you could even have them as a snack in between meals. Just.. don’t overdo it. They contain fruit but they are still high in calories (I’ve narrowed it down to about 100 calories /dumpling). Continue reading “Plum dumplings”

roasted pork loin with potatoes

Roasted pork loin with potatoes

Would you believe this roasted pork loin with potatoes recipe is quick and easy to prepare?

With just a few ingredients, you can prepare dinner for the whole family and actually have time to spare.

The first time I cooked this roasted pork loin recipe, I expected us to eat at midnight. But the truth is, prep time only takes about 20-30 minutes (depending on how fast you can peel potatoes) and cooking time is less than 1 hour.

Without any further ado, here’s how to cook a quick and easy dinner, from scratch: Continue reading “Roasted pork loin with potatoes”