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29.07.2019

Banana-nut ice cream

Wow, this weather! Wonderful. Usually when it's so warm out, I drive up to my mem's house in the north part of the Netherlands on the weekends, just like last weekend. It gives me a chance to relax and drum up inspiration for new recipes from all the delicious ingredients in my mom's garden. These days, I'm in the... Read more

01.05.2018

Happy Raspberry Cheesecake

This is the cake I made on my birthday. For the giveaway, I asked you to share your own favourite party recipe. From the four winners, I chose to make this good-looking cake. It was a hard pick because you all submitted so many delicious recipes! But this sweet and sour cake is the winner. Reason: I was so up for... Read more

11.01.2018

Pumpkin nicecream

Mmm… I just can’t get enough of pumpkin at this time of year! Haha. I’ve managed to find a way to incorporate into just about everything, from curry, breakfast and cookies, to ice cream… Yes, you read that correctly! This past week I came up with the idea of making pumpkin ice cream, and boy did it work out!... Read more

16.12.2017

Sweet Brownie Swirl

The taste of chocolate with a hint of mint has always been one of my favorites. You either love it or you don’t, though… I will say that. But if you’re a fan, you’re probably just like me and can’t get enough. And with the lovely swirl as topping, it also looks great. Perfect for Christmas! ;... Read more

22.11.2017

Chocolate Pecan Tart

Oh la la! It’s the tastiest tart for Thanksgiving or Christmas and you can make it! My team and I managed to devour it in one go… It’s not only incredibly tasty, the combination of chocolate and orange makes it extra special. Winner! ;... Read more

03.11.2017

Breakfast chocolate mousse

Wow! This is how you give your morning a real kick start! This chocolate mousse takes next to no time to make. Really pressed for time in the morning? Make it the night before and store it in the fridge overnight. It’s extra tasty served with chia jam ;... Read more

03.10.2017

Fresh fig cheesecake squares

They are super creamy and just look at how great they look with those fresh figs! I think they’re the perfect treat to serve when friends stop by for coffee on a Sunday morning. They’re also great for sharing at a party or… just for eating whenever you feel like it. I’m in... Read more

16.07.2017

Mint-Lime popsicles

I am in love with sweet and sour recipes. Especially in the summer! When the temperature goes up, one of the things I really like to make is fresh lemonade, and if I have some leftover, I make popsicles out of it right away. Winner! This easy recipe is also a guaranteed success with the younger powerfoodies ; ) Happy... Read more

13.05.2017

Strawberry tarts

Wow, these tarts will definitely make your mama happy this Mother’s Day. These sweet-and-sour treats are nice and creamy and because they’re served cold, they’re a bit more special than your average tarts. My mem loves them! Let me know how your mama liked them in the comments below… ♡, Rens... Read more

04.03.2017

Peanut butter fudge

For those of you who don’t already know this: I am a huge fan of homemade peanut butter. You can use it to make so many tasty and easy recipes – just as you would nut butter. Here’s a perfect example… Made especially for #peanutbutterloversday, three days ago. I really will be making this recipe a lot…... Read more

20.02.2017

Raw cupcakes

It took several days of being holed up in the kitchen with my mother in the countryside in order for me to perfect these cupcakes. After many unsuccessful attempts, the recipe was finally approved by the most discerning critics ever: my family. Now when I travel to the North with these cupcakes in tow, I can barely... Read more

14.02.2017

Love mousse

Love is in the air! The most romantic day of the year is here and that should be celebrated. That’s why my boyfriend and I always cook for each other on Valentine’s Day, which is truly the most romantic thing there is. We kickstart the day with this love mousse. You guys have to try it too! Happy Valentine’s... Read more

23.01.2017

Cheesecake

This cake has it all! It’s my favorite when I’m craving something tangy, savory, and sweet. What’s more: this cake looks fantastic too. It really steals the show, especially when you tell your guests that they can enjoy it guilt-free. If there are leftover, you can store the cake in the freezer for the next... Read more