Autumn comforts include home-baked cookies. I think you need to bake these chocolate chip cookies. We see a lot of times people saying ‘best ever’, but how will you know if you don’t try them all? 😉 I have a tasty recipe for you today: perfectly, chewy chocolate chip cookies adapted from The Fannie Farmer […]
TREK is a food truck festival in The Netherlands. The festival travels through the country from May through September. We went this evening, the three of us. My boyfriend Ivo and my daughter Cierra. Cierra had been before but for Ivo and I it was the first visit to TREK. We had a really nice time.The […]
An Easter Monday with Family Hello, I hope you had a lovely Easter Weekend. The weather here wasn’t perfect but it was do-able. In the Netherlands we have two official days for Easter, the Sunday and the Monday. This year our Easter celebration was on Monday. We’re not religious so for us it is more […]
DUTCH APPLE PIE WITH ALMOND PASTE A TWIST ON THE DUTCH CLASSIC. This is a twist to the classic Dutch Apple Pie ‘appeltaart‘. It contains almond paste and in the dough we added almond flakes, this provides it with a surprise element. I love all types of apple pies. The Dutch ‘appeltaart‘ with a crumbled […]
Winter Comfort in a Cup // Cocoa Recipe This cocoa recipe is a favorite of mine. This one is spicy and will warm you up on a cold day. You could say it is the ultimate warm comfort in a cup for cold winter days. I originally made this post for the HEMA blog. The […]
Breakfast interrupted A slow motion video My IG challenge for today, which was breakfast reminded me of this video I once saw. I thought I’d share it with you, it’s breakfast like you’ve never seen it before! Source: Bruton Stroube Studios #sharing P.S. the making of the video is also fun!
This cake is my new favourite. It really is the best alternative for the classic carrot cake. Because the cream cheese frosting isn’t completely covering the cake, leaving it partially naked the cake doesn’t become overwhelmingly sweet. I’ve tried versions with pineapple and coconut and I love them too but this is a class higher. […]
FOOD + COLOUR CRUSH. FRENCH MACARONS LOVE. LOVE. LOVE. They’re cute, taste good and make me smile. French Macarons brighten my day and they are for sure my biggest food crush. The mini cake stand in the photographs was a D.I.Y. project I made for the HEMA Academy Posts category on the Dutch warehouse Hema’s […]