Food

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Hotspot: Droog, Amsterdam

Hotspot: Droog, Amsterdam

Droog in Amsterdam is maybe one of my favorite design stores. They sell beautiful stuff of one of my favorite fashion designers: Iris van Herpen. But also of many other famous Dutch interior designers. Their shop sells everything, from wallpaper to clothes. They also have […]

Hotspot: Pllek, Amsterdam

Hotspot: Pllek, Amsterdam

If you are searching for a nice place to chill outside the centre of Amsterdam (Amsterdam Noord) and enjoy a nice view over the water, Pllek is the place to go. This hidden secret has a good and ‘chill’ environment. Its nice to come here […]

Breakfast is a must!

Breakfast is a must!

Breakfast is for me the most important meal of the day. I like to take two small ones or take a big one. My day will suck if I do not start the day with a breakfast and I will get cranky big time. I […]

Hotspot: Foodhallen, Amsterdam

Hotspot: Foodhallen, Amsterdam

If you don’t know where to have dinner in Amsterdam go to Foodhallen: always a good pick. You find different stalls with different ‘cuisines’ from all over the world. When you walk around you will see all delicious dishes and smell all the different aromas. […]

Lunch break: avocado hummus sandwich

Lunch break: avocado hummus sandwich

If I have time I like to spend a little more time on preparing my lunch. Here one of my favorites: Ingredients: – half a avocado – nice bread – hummus – chive – salad – roma tomatoes – pinenuts, pumpkin seeds and sunflower seeds […]