Culinary Delights

Tzatziki - Healthy and Fresh

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I thought it would be nice to share a nice and delicious recipe with you guys, one for tzatziki! This Greek 'sauce' goes great with anything really but especially with some spicy meat, or just some toasted bread. I just made some myself to go with some oven fries, spinach and some gyros. What do you need? 1/2 lemon 1/2 cucumber 2 parts of garlic [...]

Banana and Raspberry Chill Out Muffins

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Sunday afternoon coffee and cake.  One of my favorite German lifestyles that I wrapped my arms around instantly when I moved there from Australia!!  It was the date with friends that you never missed.  It became part of your staple diet.  It was what I myself was always looking forward to every week - the girls, a hilarious chit chat and "Kuchen" (apple, plu[...]

Sejuice me! Summer Slow juice recipes

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I wanted to incorporate more healthy food in my daily diet, so I decided I wanted to make more vegetable and fruit juices for myself. Juicing can be done with various kitchen appliances like a blender or centrifugal machine, but for multiple reasons (which you can all Google) I bought myself a new kitchen centerpiece: a slow juicer. (Slow)Juices are very co[...]

Gezonde banaan-havermoutkoekjes

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Havermout is lekker, makkelijk, vult goed en is super gezond. Ik heb er heerlijke gezonde banaan-havermoutkoekjes van gemaakt! Het recept is heel makkelijk en binnen 30 min klaar. Havermout wordt voornamelijk gegeten als ontbijt. De koekjes zijn daarom ook heel lekker en handig als ontbijt maar ook tussendoor als snack zijn ze heerlijk! Wat heb je nodig?[...]

Walnotentaartje

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Het schijnt zomer in Nederland te zijn, al doet slechts één blik naar buiten vermoeden dat de herfst snel haar intreden zal maken. De regen deed mij al gauw denken aan een warme chocomelk met wat lekkers; mijn moeder’s walnotentaartje. Uiteraard deel ik graag met jullie wat mijn moeder mij onlangs voorschotelde. Kokkereltijd: 45 min Boodschappen: 1 e[...]

Goodlife Beach| The place to be in Stekene

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In Stekene, een kleine gemeente in de Belgische provincie Oost-Vlaanderen hebben ze geen City beach maar een Village beach gecreëerd, genaamd Goodlife Beach! Goodlife Beach is een strand- en loungeclub met summer vibes en exotische drankjes! Naast coctails, kun je hier ook heerlijke salades, verse pizza's en hamburgers bestellen. Wil je toch liever wat uitge[...]

Kichari - easy and cozy food for the soul

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Previously I wrote about Dinacharya, a concious daily habits routine according to Ayurveda. Now, I'm going to dedicate this post to talk about an important dish according to this milenar medicine: the Kichari Kichari is an Indian dish made with a  mix of basmati rice, pink lentils, veggies and spices. It is considered a cleanse food or, in other words, an e[...]

The Tipsy Watermelon

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A while ago my boyfriend introduced me to a special recipe from Jamie Oliver - the Tipsy Watermelon. Really fun when you’re having a barbecue or summer party. What you need 1 large ripe watermelon 1 bottle of quality liquor – you can use any type of booze (vodka, rum, sparkling wine, champagne, tequila) How it’s done You simply cut a hole in th[...]

Disaronno Sour Jar

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Cocktails. Everybody loves cocktails! We all know the Mojito, Daiquiri and the Margarita. But have you ever tried the Disaronno Sour in a jar? So tasty and delicious! Definitely my favorite cocktail on a hot summer evening. THE MIXTURE Pour 45 ml of Disaronno in a jar. You can use any type of jar, or you can use a tumbler glass. Squeeze half a lemon and ad[...]

Together we gained 20 KG!

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Brasil 2004 -- Catherina and I had a chance to be exchange students and we both ended up in 'Terra da Xuxa' Santa Rosa, Brasil. This is a very small town in the South of Brasil that we now hold close to our hearts. We met each other on our first day at school. We were in the same class. Thank God someone spoke English (the town was so small that there were [...]