It’s been quiet on my side. Holidays and family visits kept me busy. We combined one of these visits with a day trip to my favorite hometown Maastricht. Born and raised in the South of Holland and even though I’ve been living & loving Amsterdam for over a decade now, Maastricht holds a sweet spot […]
We had our second Christmas yesterday after arriving to Stockholm. In one of Luna’s presents was this cute dress from Mini Rodini. Adorable! Thank you auntie M!
Happy Holidays! Laying low for a bit, spending lots of time with family and friends!
That’s what I’ve become. I say it with a mix of pride and horror. Proud of me being thrifty, and horror because I, well, just never thought of myself as someone who goes shopping with coupons. Feels so, I don’t know; kind of boring and unexciting. Still, I like to focus on the thrifty side […]
My bed career, if you can call it that, has been a modest one. Started off with a single 90 cm bed like most people. I spent most of my twenties and early thirties in a modest 140 cm double bed, quite happy with that. Guess that when you are young(-er) and in love, you […]
A. is loving her cooked veggies, but everytime I taste them – not a fan. Never been very keen on cooked vegetables. Like them raw, like them roasted, but cooked I always find them a bit mushy, dull, tasteless… But as a good mom I follow the instructions and cook the carrots, pumpkin, patatoes for […]
Originally not my favourite stew, but from Jool’s aka Miss Jamie Oliver. When pumpkins, Jerusalem artichoks, parsnips and the likes pop-up at the vegetable stalls, this recipe comes to mind. Easy to make and great comfort food for those cold days. Make plenty to last you all winter! Below the recipe also available on Jamie […]