19-02-19 | Food | breakfast |

Dutch healthy spiced breakfast cake to start your day with

As a kid I always loved to have a daily slice of spiced breakfast cake, called ontbijtkoek in Dutch. Little did I know how packed these cakes are with large amounts of sugar! When I started realizing this, I’ve quit eating them. Now I prefer to make my own healthy spiced breakfast cake and the love is back. Here’s my recipe for a healthy spiced cake that will definitely give you Read More…


12-02-19 | MIND | happiness |

5 tips to reach a happy hormonal balance and overall health

Let’s talk about something we’re dealing with each day: hormones. We all experience hormonal effects daily, some more than others. And even when we don’t realize it, they are still there working hard for you! Hormones should be appreciated and your friend, because a happy hormonal balance Read More…


05-02-19 | Food | snacks |

Healthy raw red velvet bliss balls

I’m such a food lover that I seriously could eat all day long. Of course this isn’t quite as good for us, unfortunately.. So to make it healthier I now stick to 6 eating moments a day. This works great for me to prevent overeating and I always bring healthy snacks with me wherever I go. A new great snack I’ve discovered are healthy and guilt-free raw velvet bliss balls, which Read More…


31-01-19 | Food | dinner |

Healthy comfort food: a vegan Mexican burrito bowl

The days are getting colder again here in Europe. And with all the snow I’ve seen lately I’m in full winter vibe! Somehow this always comes with a little overeating and the desire to do absolutely nothing… Though I don’t want to let this get the best of me and I try to make mostly healthy choices. This recipe Read More…


28-01-19 | Food | dinner |

Richly filled lentil soup to satiate you this winter

Don’t you just love the cosiness that winter brings? I can really enjoy to simply spend my nights at home while binge watching my favourite series under a blanket on the couch. To keep warm I like to have some warm soup with that – that’s my kind of winter feelings! And winter means I’m hungry like all the time, so this Read More…


24-01-19 | MIND | travel |

Travel diary: having winter fun at the best South Tyrol ski areas

When thinking about the ultimate winter vacay I think: good snow, sunshine, skiing, Kaiserschmarrn and lots of other good food and fun times! Usually I go to Austria, but last week I went to its neighbor in the Alps: South Tyrol in Northern Italy! And wow – that nature, the food, the people – it surprised me with the most warmest welcome. I visited two regions of South Tyrol (Kronplatz and 3 Zinnen Dolomites) and really want to Read More…


18-01-19 | Food | dinner |

Buon appetito: Vegetarian pasta Bolognese with zucchini spaghetti

Ever heard of zuchetti or zoodles? Zuchetti and zoodles are also known as zucchini spaghetti. Zucchini replaces regular pasta for a quick vegetarian, grain-free, and gluten-free meal. And after seeing this easy peasy tasteful recipe I’m sure you will want to make it yourself soon as well. Ready to find out what my fav zucchini spaghetti Bolognese looks like? Read More…


03-01-19 | Food | snacks |

80 cal: Fruity vegan meringue for a low-cal dessert

I think we can all agree that the holidays make us a few pounds heavier.. whoops! So it’s good that we have the new year’s resolutions ahead of us. We are fully motivated to committed to a healthy lifestyle again. If you need some inspiration for healthy food that keeps you in the holiday vibes Read More…


30-12-18 | MIND | happiness |

Purposeful new year’s resolutions for your happiest year

I can’t believe it’s December and the new year is in sight already! A time of new game, new chances. January 1st feels like a new beginning for many, and personally I like to take the opportunity to make a fresh start too. I can feel pretty tired at the end of the year which makes me searching for Read More…


21-12-18 | Food | dinner |

Impress at the Christmas dinner with a mushroom galette

Are you as excited as me that it’s almost Christmas?! I can’t really believe that it’s the time of year already and I feel there’s almost no time to actually prepare well for it.. You probably should be making up festive dinner plans by now for your friends and family and because it always Read More…