Chick pea and apple side salad with tahin

2019-07-29T22:54:16+02:00By |Blog, Food, Health, Recipes|

Combine chick peas, thinly sliced celery stalks, apple and capers in a bowl. Add olive oil, pepper, salt and lemon juice to taste. For dressing, use 2 parts white tahini stirred with 1 part water, grated lemon rind, olive oil, salt, pepper, thinly cut celery leaves and chopped olives. Great with couscous, roasted bell peppers [...]

Almost-raw quinoa salad with rhubarb

2019-07-29T22:54:16+02:00By |Blog, Food, Health, Recipes|

A deliciously fresh, tangy quinoa salad, light and filling. We're used to eating rhubarb sweetened, boiled even to soften it up. But this celery like pink stalk can also be eaten raw and then it has a nice bite and nicely sour, tangy taste, perfect to complement more earthy flavors! A beautiful Summer dish (which [...]

Spicy Salad with Wasabi, Onion and Black Pepper

2019-07-29T22:54:17+02:00By |Blog, Food, Health, Recipes|

Isn't it amazing how the body seems to instinctively know what it needs? This salad has lots of avocado, and also raw onion and wasabi peanuts. That's not something I usually eat, but as it turns out wasabi and onion help open up the sinuses! And that's something I could really use yesterday. Wasabi's strong effect on the nose, together [...]

Super Green Salad with Avocado, Sprouts and Nuts

2019-07-29T22:54:17+02:00By |Blog, Health, Recipes|

I'm really happy to have a naturally healthy taste for food. Sometimes I'll hear people say: "Wow, I could just die to have a hamburger right now!" That's not me. Nothing about the juices of dead animals exploding in my mouth from in between two rubbery buns really excites me in a pleasant way. Sorry if that [...]

Pear, Cranberry & Pecan Salad with Blue Cheese

2019-07-29T22:54:17+02:00By |Blog, Health, Recipes|

The Dutch word for yummie is lekker. Remember that one, you'll hear and use it very, very often should you ever spend some time in The Netherlands! With us, yumminess may apply not only to food, but also to a pleasant experience, touch, music, activity, the weather, space, atmosphere and practically anything else. Basically, we can call [...]

Favorite foods in India – quick impression

2019-07-29T22:54:19+02:00By |Blog, Food, Travel|

Funnily, here's a very non-typical impression of the food we ate in India. Not representative, because there's a big one missing: CURRIES. In the land of curries, i managed to not photograph any of them. Bad foodie. Coconut Shown: Drinking coconut water through a straw. After you've drunk all the juice, you go back to [...]

3 easy ways to get your daily dose of veggies

2019-07-29T22:54:19+02:00By |Blog, Food, Health, Recipes|

Eating 2 pieces of fruit and 200 grams of veggies every day is easy! 1. Morning Smoothie Blend 1 apple, 0.5 banana, 0.5 stem of celery, 5 mm slice of ginger, handful of green leafy vegetables and a piece of fennel or broccoli with orange juice. Mix until smooth... and there you go! It's only morning and already you've had [...]

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