Healthy pizza ideas

Pizza is normally quite unhealthy but with these healthy pizza ideas you can enjoy your favorite comfort food without feeling guilty! There are two main reasons why pizza is unhealthy; one is the pizza crust and the other reason is the cheese. So if you skip the cheese or go for a healthy pizza crust […]

Healthy picnic recipes

Summer is my favorite season! I love being outside, so it makes me very happy when the weather is nice enough to have dinner outside. In this blog post I’m sharing my favorite healthy picnic recipes. All these dishes are easy to take with you to the park, the beach or wherever you want to take […]

4th of July recipes

Are you celebrating the 4th of July this year? This American independence day is always a great party. I loved it when I lived in New York and I could watch the fireworks from the East River. But no matter where you live, you can throw your own 4th of July party with these red, […]

Vegan rhubarb recipes

Yeah it’s rhubarb season again! Rhubarb is officially a vegetable, but you can prepare it as a fruit. Did you know that in ancient China rhubarb was used as a medicine to cleanse the body, as a laxative and to reduce fever. Harvesting of the rhubarb usually begins at the end of april and may […]

Gluten Free recipes

I got to try out several products from Peak’s Free From. All of their products are gluten free and many of them are also egg free and dairy free, making them suitable for vegans as well. Peak’s Free From products are sold all over Europe so there’s a big chance that they’re sold in your hometown […]

Healthy Easter Recipes

Easter is coming up! A great time to celebrate spring and have a nice brunch with your loved ones. But you might find it difficult to serve a healthy brunch with all those chocolate Easter Bunnies staring at you in the supermarket. I hear you and I’m here to help you out with my Easter […]

Nominated: Food Blog Awards 2017

What an honour! I’ve been nominated for the Food Blog Awards 2017 organized by MrKortingscode (a Dutch website giving you discounts to all kinds of online shops) I feel very honored since I only started this website a 1.5 years ago to inspire people to ‘eat their veggies and travel the world’. I would be […]

My 10 most favorite apple recipes

An apple a day, keeps the doctor away! I do seriously eat an apple every day. And a banana, a kiwi and often some forest fruit as well. I know, I really like fruit. The good thing about apples is that you can easily take them with you and that you can vary endlessly with […]

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! I hope this day will bring you lots of love in whatever shape or form! I made these heart shaped chocolates the other day for a food video for Foodie Channel (you can watch it here) Last year I made a three course vegetarian (and easily turned vegan) Valentine’s Day dinner, […]

What is kiwano?

Today I tried something new. I saw a spiky orange fruit at the supermarket that I never saw before. So I decided to try it out. It turned out to be Kiwano, also known as the horned melon.  It’s a fruit from the melon cucumber family. It’s orange with spikes on the outside and green […]

Healthy pumpkin spice bites

My American friends might have some Pumpkin spices leftover from their Thanksgiving baking projects, and my Dutch readers probably have some ‘koek en speculaas kruiden’ for their December recipes. Don’t leave them standing in your kitchen cabinet! You can use them to make these healthy pumpkin spice bars! These bars, or actually squares in this […]

Vegan and vegetarian Halloween recipes

It’s almost Halloween! You might think of unhealthy candy from trick-or-treating when you think of Halloween. So I love to show you that you can also celebrate Halloween in a healthy way! I’m sharing the recipe of these stuffed jack-o-lanterns that I’ve made. They’re healthy, vegetarian and vegan! Cut of the tops of bell pepper per […]

Vegan Pumpkin Soup

Every autumn I make a big pan of pumpkin soup. I simply put it in serving size containers and freeze them. This way I can always have a healthy, heartwarming meal even if I’m busy. This skinny version is suitable for vegans, since I’ve left out the cream. I think the pumpkin itself already makes […]

Matcha recipes

It’s a big trend in foodland: matcha. Matcha is a green tea powder and it’s praised for its high level of antioxidants. Most often people either drink it as tea or as a latte, but as a foodie I was curious if I could use matcha powder to make some healthy recipes. So in these […]

Sweet Potato Recipes

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 […]

Spring Couscous

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.

King’s Day Recipes

On April 27 the people in The Netherlands celebrate ‘Koningsdag’ or King’s Day in English. A big party where everyone dresses up in orange (the national color) or red, white and blue, the colors of the flag. Especially for King’s Day I made four red, white and blue recipes. They can also be used for […]

5000 followers on Instagram!

Woah! I woke up this morning to discover that I have 5000 followers on Instagram! I’m so happy and I feel very honored! I love Instagram as a source for inspiration, so it’s great to know that people are also inspired by my posts! I’m celebrating with this lovely breakfast pie to show my love […]

Exciting news: Foodie Channel

I’m very excited and quite proud to be one of the food bloggers of this new website: The Foodie Channel. You can like their Facebook page (or mine), to get inspired by great DIY food videos. In short videos they’ll show you how easy it is to make the most beautiful, healthy meals. As one of […]

Goat cheese recipes

Dutch goat cheese company Bettine Geitenkaas send me this lovely cheese basket.I’m going to make several goat cheese dishes in the following weeks and I’ll share the recipes with you below. If you want to keep posted you can sign up for my newsletter or follow me on Instagram to never miss a healthy recipe! […]