Ever heard of a Buddha Bowl? Wondering what it is? Buddha Bowls are a big trend in the healthy food world and you might have seen #BuddhaBowl on Instagram quite a few times. A Buddha Bowl is a healthy meal in a bowl. It’s probably named after Buddha’s round belly. A Buddha Bowl is most […]
Need an easy vegetarian dinner recipe for 1? You’ve found it! These stuffed portobello’s are easy to make and a perfect portion for 1 person. Just double the ingredients if you’re cooking for two, or save this recipe for when you’re eating alone! Ingredients: 2 portobellos 1/2 package mozzarella cheese 6 cherry tomatoes 1 tbs […]
I discovered a new hotspot in The Hague and I’m so enthusiastic about it that I’ve collaborated with them to give away a free lunch for two at Restaurant Loïc. Loïc is a French restaurant with a modern twist located at Binckhorst in The Hague. Loïc is named after the the gastheer Loïc Le Marre, who’s born […]
I love pink food! After my pink couscous and pink quinoa recipes, I’ve made another healthy pink dinner: pink soft shell tacos! These pink tacos are made with red beets, that doesn’t only give them their nice color, it also makes them a lot healthier than regular tacos. You can find the recipe here. Like […]
I love getting inspiration from cookbooks. Sometimes it can be annoying that there are many dishes in a cookbook that aren’t my taste. Some books have many recipes with meat for example (I’m a vegetarian), or have a long list of ingredients or ingredients that are very difficult to find. All of those things don’t […]
I was invited for a really cool event that took place yesterday: The Grand Blogger Dinner. It was organized by Mr Experience Creators and took place at the five star Conservatorium Hotel in Amsterdam. We got really spoiled with delicious food! In this blog post I’ll tell you all about what we had, with pictures of course! […]
Want to make a simple meal but still impress your friends? Try these courgette boats stuffed with couscous. It looks great if you put the dish on the dinner table and it hardly costs you any work. This dinner recipe is vegetarian and if you skip the feta cheese at the end it’s suitable for […]
I’ve lived in New York and I still go back as often as I can. I’d love to share my tips with you so you can have a great stay in New York City! If you’re short on time you can watch my 1.5 minute video with all my personal favorite highlights of Manhattan and […]
I discovered a new vegetarian restaurant in Eindhoven: Bij Albrecht. They’ve been open for 6 months now and are one of those restaurants that I really love. Mostly because they serve delicious vegetarian and vegan food but also because of the story behind it. Bij Albrecht is owned by young couple Manfred and Bernadette. He’s […]
Breda is a small city close to Rotterdam and Antwerp. It has nice side streets with original shops and some great food options. I’ve listed my favorites here. Looking for hotspots in other cities in the Netherlands? Click here.
This week I’m sharing my favorite spots in Maastricht with you and today I’d like to tell you about my favorite lunch spot: Bijzonder. Bijzonder means special and that’s exactly what I think this restaurant is. The menu is special, but the story of owner Dimitra is also special. Whilst traveling in Asia, Dimitra decided […]
I love it when my food has a nice color. I’ve made unicorn noodles and pink couscous before. This time I made another pink recipe: pink quinoa. No artificial coloring is needed to make this healthy, gluten free, vegan dish. Click here for the recipe. Click here for more healthy dinner recipes.
I’ve got a new food video for you guys! I’m showing you how to make sushi donuts. And I think you might like this one, since my video on how to make sushi cake has been watched over 3.000 times! You can watch the video of the sushi donuts here, but you can of course […]
Who says you can only have Shakshuka for brunch? I made Shakshuka with a twist for dinner and it’s a winner! The secret ingredient is sweet potato. As you might know I really like sweet potatoes. They’re healthy, tasty and you can use them for practically everything. I’ve had them for breakfast as sweet potato […]
Ceramique is a sustainable restaurant that has been housed in a monumental building close to the Maas for over 20 years. Although they’ve been around for a long time they might be the least old fashioned restaurant in Maastricht. Besides meat and fish they serve many vegetarian and vegan dishes. Something that’s not easy to […]
You might have seen several sushi recipes on my site already (like my famous sushi pie) and this sushi bowl is my latest addition. I love it that sushi recipes are easy to make and easy to adjust to your own taste. I made my sushi bowl vegan, but of course you could add fish […]
I’m so proud of my mom who decided to make a good choice for her body and her health and already lost 10 kilos (22 pounds) in the less than 4 months. She’s using the Weight Watchers program. I made two recipes of the Best of Weight Watchers cook book in her honour. Both recipes […]
I love getting creative with sushi. My Sushi Pie has been a big hit on the internet and my Sushi Jars are great for a picnic! This time I decided to make a sushi burger. I saw them on Instagram several times and I was curious if it was easy to make these healthy sushi […]
If you visit my blog regularly you already know that I think your Christmas meal should be something surprising this year. Let’s step away from the traditional Christmas menu and open yourself to new flavors! To help you with that I’m giving away a 5 course Christmas menu at Turkish restaurant Ali Ocakbasi in Amsterdam. […]
Move over cauliflower! Sweet potatoes are my latest discovery for making healthy pizzas! Of course it’s healthy, but it also looks great to have a bright orange pizza base! This pizza is dairy free and gluten free. You only need 3 ingredients to make this healthy pizza, and 4 more to top it with all […]
I wrote this food diary because I often get the question what I eat on a day. Often people don’t realize how unhealthy their eating habits are. I love it that people want to make healthier choices and take better care of themselves, I hope that this food diary will help you with that! So please […]
I love sweet potatoes! They’re rich in taste, healthy and very diverse. you can make all sorts of dishes with them. From breakfast to dinner, from savoury to sweet. I’ve got many recipes with sweet potato on my website. Here’s my favorite sweet potato fries recipe for you, but you can also have a look […]
I love couscous! It’s healthy, easy to digest and you can vary endlessly with it. Another great thing is that you can eat it both warm as cold, like a salad. So couscous is great for picnics in the park or your packed lunch. On this page I’ve shared my favorite couscous recipes with you.
New recipe online: vegan sweet potato gnocchi. I love gnocchi, this potato pasta has such a great taste. I’ve been thinking of making my own gnocchi for quite a while, since I love cooking and homemade food always tastes better. I wanted to make a sweet potato version. I just think sweet potatoes have a […]
I love peanut butter! Really! I was so happy to discover that you can use peanut butter in a curry. Now I can even have peanut butter for dinner! This peanut butter curry is vegan, gluten free and super healthy! I didn’t use any butter or sweeteners and because of the red lentils it’s high in fiber […]
Have you already heard of Freekeh? I made my first Freekeh dish about a year ago, but I’ve noticed many people haven’t tried this healthy whole grain wheat yet. Which is a shame, because it’s great! Freekeh has an incredibly high fiber content and is great source of protein for vegetarians and vegans. So a great […]
I love healthy burgers! This sweet potato burger is vegan, gluten free, colorful and delicious! These sweet potato burgers are perfect for the weekend, when you feel like eating unhealthy. With these burgers you’ll still be eating comfort food, but then with foods that are good for you! Check my recipe for this healthy sweet […]
I love Mexican food, but it’s mostly not very healthy and definitely not vegan! Since I’m doing a vegan challenge I wanted to make a healthy, vegan friendly Mexican dish. I was very happy with the result of my experiment! With these crunchy tofu bites I made a vegan dish that’s also gluten free. Click […]
Valentines day is coming up! You might have already seen my vegan 3 course valentines day menu. But tonight me and my love are eating this pink couscous. The color really suits valentines eve and it’s healthy, vegan and super easy to make. Click here for the recipe. Happy valentines weekend everyone!
I love sweet potato and I love falafel. So I decided to combine these two and make sweet potato falafel! This falafel is vegetarian, vegan and optionally gluten free. I’m sharing my recipe and food video with you, so you can make these delicious falafel balls yourself! Click here for the recipe!
I tried something new today: Zero Pasta. It’s a ‘pasta’ that is gluten free, fat free, sugar free, carb free, vegan and high in fibre. It only contains 9kcal per serving. It almost sounds impossible right? Well, it isn’t. This pasta is made from konjac flour and konjac is a plant. I was quite sceptical […]
This meal with aubergine crisps is healthy and delicious! And it’s also super easy to make. For 1 person just slice half of an aubergine and bake the slices for a few minutes on each site in a frying pan. Dry them on a piece of kitchen towel before you lay them on some rocket, […]
Do you need inspiration for a healthy, vegan dinner? I’ve got you covered with this bulgur salad. Bulgur is a whole grain packed with fibers and vitamin B. I’ve added enough veggies to make a colorful and varied meal. Go check the recipe here: http://annetravelfoodie.com/bulgur-salad/ or go to Foodie in the menu for more healthy recipes.
Let’s get freaky… errm I mean freekeh Freekeh is relatively new in Europe, but the bigger supermarkets or your local Arabic shop should have it. Freekeh is a grain made from green wheat. Freekeh, sometimes spelled frikeh or called farik, is very high in fiber. This recipe is vegetarian and vegan, but if you like […]
I’ve posted a new recipe for a healthy, vegetarian dinner. This grilled aubergine with yogurt sauce is gluten free and low in carb but high in flavour! http://annetravelfoodie.com/aubergine-with-yogurt-sauce/