Author: Simone

Plants: Scindapsus Aureus

Plants: Scindapsus Aureus

The Scindapsus Aureus is in the top 10 of the most air-purifying plants. I was searching for a plant for my bathroom, which climbs down from my ugly dryer, to make it a little bit more cosy and more spacious. The earth of the plant […]

Dinner time: Fresh Broccoli soup

Dinner time: Fresh Broccoli soup

If you want to eat something light for dinner it is nice to go for soup. I prefer to make my soups myself. Because a plain soup can be pretty boring I always add some things to my soups (like in this case: bread, pine […]

Dinner time: Pasta with asparagus and basil sauce

Dinner time: Pasta with asparagus and basil sauce

When you want to make something simple and nice it is easy to go for pasta. Since you have so many options when doing a pasta I thought it would be nice to share this one. Ingredients: Tagliatelle Basil sauce Union Bag of vegetables mix […]

Dinner time: The Old Burger

Dinner time: The Old Burger

It is almost one year ago that I ate my first ‘Old Burger’. It was a sunny day and I was at the Amsterdam Burger Festival. There were many food stands with the most delicious looking hamburgers. I was walking around with a drink, getting […]

Shoe crush: Jimmy Choo – Myriad crystal-embellished elastic and suede sandals

Shoe crush: Jimmy Choo – Myriad crystal-embellished elastic and suede sandals

What is there more to wish than a good pair of shoes?! This purchase gave me a huge Sex and the City feeling. The quotes of Carrie Bradshaw: “With no man in sight, I decided to rescue my ankles from a life of boredom. By purchasing […]

Plants in the kitchen: Herbs, herbs, herbs!

Plants in the kitchen: Herbs, herbs, herbs!

If you want to add some green to your kitchen, add herbs! They will give your kitchen a nice smell. A lot of people complain that their herb plants which they buy at the supermarket die quickly. A thing a lot of people do wrong […]

Power duo: Rituals hand wash and cream

Power duo: Rituals hand wash and cream

This power duo of Rituals of their famous Sakura line is both cleaning and nourishing your hand and adding a lovely smell of cherry blossom. Washing your hands never felt so luxurious. The hand wash is a little bit drying, but be honest, which hand […]

Lunch Break: BLTCM sandwich

Lunch Break: BLTCM sandwich

I think everybody knows what a BLT is (sandwich with Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato). Probably you have never heard of a BLTCM until now. Well let me tell you, after you tried it, you will never forget. The BLTCM is a sandwich with, guess what:Bacon, […]

Plants: The Anthurium Rainbow Champion

Plants: The Anthurium Rainbow Champion

The Anthurium Rainbow Champion is a real eye-catcher. The dark green leaves and shiny colorful flowers will cheer up every room. It is a very easy plant to take care of. It is simply (almost) impossible to give this plant too much water. I keep […]

Holy grail: HEMA – Soft matt lip balm, no. 11

Holy grail: HEMA – Soft matt lip balm, no. 11

If you would ask me: if you can only use one make-up product, what would it be? My answer would be: LIPSTICK! And if I had to be more specific: Hema, soft matt lip balm in number 11. I always have back-up’s of this one, […]