I doubt it has escaped your radar that house plants have been trending for quite some time. It looks like they’re gonna stick around for awhile too. I received these cute miniature cacti from the HEMA in a pack of three and placed them in small cups. They are adorable on my wall shelf and […]


EVENT // HEMA NETHERLANDS PRESS DAY 2016 Press event in Amsterdam Today I attended the HEMA press day in Amsterdam. I was expecting to see cute, fun and creative products and that’s what I saw. Fun colours, textures and products. For HEMA fans like my daughter, Cierra there were also monochrome home accessories. The HEMA […]

Welcome to my world!

You can think of successfully motivating yourself only once you have your goals identified. Identification of a goal is very necessary before you start motivating yourself. Its motivation that helps us get through the most mundane things – motivation for working harder, motivation to have a healthy relationship, motivation to earn more, motivation to have […]

Decorating with the Dutch masters

Decorating with the Dutch masters The styled rooms below feature inspiration from famous Dutch painters, Johannes Vermeer & Vincent van Gogh. Last years vt wonen & design beurs (interior decorating / design expo) Dutch interior magazine Ariadne at Home had a ‘masterpiece’ show home at the vt wonen & design beurs (Dutch home interior expo). […]


The original recipe is from Jamie Oliver from his 15 minute meals cookbook. I’ve adapted it more out of convenience than anything else. Some of the ingredients are not always easy to find. This is definitely one of my favorites! [yumprint-recipe id=’2′]

Parma & Sun-dried Tomato Pizza Wrap

Parma & Sun-dried Tomato Pizza Wrap  Table for two. On warm summer days I enjoy eating outside in the garden with a cold beverage. I love cooking with fresh seasonable vegetables but don’t enjoy spending so much time in the kitchen on those days when the temperature is rising. Usually I cook for two; my […]