Peanut Butter Oat Smoothie

Peanut Butter Oat Smoothie
Everyone seems to be obsessed with smoothies nowadays. Fruit, veggie and – OMG – even green smoothies are everywhere! It’s kind of a must to have at least once in a while a glass of delish and healthy drink and provide the evidence on the social media. I do believe a large piece of cake/chocolate eaten after or along with the smoothie is not usually mentioned. I’m just kidding though.

But a smoothie is a really great alternative to a meal. Plus, for me it’s a great way to utilize some fruits which have gotten overripe or veggies which have started to wilt.  Continue reading “Peanut Butter Oat Smoothie”

Banana Oat Bread

Banana Oat Bread (2)

I’ve always told that being a food blogger means not only posting the recipes – it’s about an inspiration. We are all inspired by the different sources of information, but in my book, it’s quintessential to be inspired by the other food bloggers – our colleagues. Having had my food Instagram account for almost a year, that  happened to me a few times. But that’s a story for another post.

That time my source of the inspiration was David, and his amazing spicedblog.

I had been raising a sceptical eye at banana bread for a long time (I guess it might have happened long time before I was born). Being already quite a mature guy, I had made a few attempts try a slice of banana bread, but they hadn’t been successful. The reason was simple – the texture. Obviously, banana bread should be moist enough, but those I tried had often been more than moist – soggy and sticky. Sure, I wasn’t that enthusiastic to bake it on my own since I knew it could end up being discarded. I gave up on this recipe the long time ago, and I didn’t anticipate I would ever try one.

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