18-01-18 | dinner | Food |

Creamy cauliflower soup for a cosy winter day

One of the easiest ways to consume a bunch of veggies at once is with soup! It doesn’t take much effort to make and is easily adjusted to your own taste with less or more spices. And this creamy cauliflower soup will definitely boost your Read More…


23-12-17 | snacks | Food |

Chewy pumpkin pie cupcakes with healthy frosting

Are you still looking for a homemade treat to serve during these Christmas days? Look no further because I’ve got a lovely sweet pumpkin recipe coming your way! It can be good to find some healthier substitutes for all the sweetness around us at the moment. One of which is chewy pumpkin pie cupcakes with healthy frosting, that fit Read More…


18-12-17 | dinner | Food |

Vegan and easy: beetroot carpaccio for Christmas

We’re counting down to Christmas and probably most of us start worrying by now about the cooking stress that comes with it. We tend to make the most impressive dishes, making it ourselves unnecessary difficult. Still looking for a starter recipe? A beetroot carpaccio will be highly impressive and no-stress to make 😉

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04-12-17 | breakfast | Food |

Vegan food diary: going vegan for a week!

Okay ladies, it’s time for a new Carolina challenge: I’m going vegan! Wait, what? Well not as in forever, but it’s something I will be trying for one week. Vegan means not consuming any animal products at all. For the first time in my life I will be eating a 100% plant based for 7 days, with professional help from a nutritionist. Read More…


01-12-17 | snacks | Food |

Healthy cheesecake with pepernoten bottom

For us Dutchies probably one of the best things about the end of the year is that pepernoten are in stores again! As these yummy ones are already good on their own, it can get even better by using them in a cake recipe – a healthy cheesecake to be exact 🙂 Read More…


20-11-17 | lunch | Food |

Oh my yummy vegan club sandwich

Last week I had a lunch date with my hubby and I chose the biggest yummy club sandwich on the menu – potato chips and all included – because I was really craving it that day! Some days you’ve just got do indulge in something (other than your usual diet). Overall it’s best to choose foods with a high Read More…


09-11-17 | dinner | Food |

Veggie up your pizza party with a cauliflower based pizza

Do you know that feeling when the weekend is coming up and you have pizza planned on the menu? I’m guilty of getting so excited for a pizza party with my hubby or girls – love it! Pizza is one of my favorite “cheat meals” to have, so it’s on my menu regularly in many different flavors 😉 The toppings of course can be varied with a lot, but also with the bottom you can do Read More…


06-11-17 | breakfast |

VIDEO: How to make the best 3 healthy vegan spreads in an instant

It’s time for a new super easy and fast recipe that you will want to try at home: healthy vegan spreads! These spreads are suitable to enjoy at any time of the day, at any occasion. Have some for lunch on your favorite cracker, add bread with vegan spreads as a side dish to your homemade soup for dinner, or serve as a Read more…

25-10-17 | lunch | Food |

Healthy snacking with sweet potato brownies

Chocolate is my number one favorite snack, so it’s something I love to incorporate in my baking sessions! I think I’m guilty of eating chocolate or cacao almost every day, but due to its health benefits that’s not a bad thing – as long as you (mainly) choose the right kind of chocolate. When we think chocolate and baking, we can’t forget the classic brownie. And did you know that veggies and brownies make the greatest combo?  Read More…


16-10-17 | |

Ultimate fall snack: large pumpkin chocolate chip cookies with walnuts

Are you as much a fan of pumpkin like me? Or maybe you are not convinced of its versatile usage yet? Either way, this recipe will surely make you love pumpkin (more)! There are so many ways to consume this veggie and even for a sweet snack you can’t go wrong with it. So if you want to enjoy the health benefits of Read More…