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29.01.2018

Oatmeal with cauliflower

I’ve been experimenting with adding vegetables to my breakfast. This time I added cauliflower to my oatmeal. You need to like cauliflower and it does taste a bit different from what you may be used to, but I really liked it. I’m curious to know what you think! Please let me know below the recipe. Tip: Found... Read more

26.01.2018

Cauliflower puree

To be honest, I like anything that include cauliflower. Roasted in the oven with a tahini-lemon sauce, made into couscous with stir-fried vegetables, served with oatmeal or as it is in this recipe… I love it all. This recipe is really worth a try if you’re looking for an alternative to traditional mashed... Read more

09.01.2018

Nourish bowl

Here you go: the very salad the boyfriend made for me this past week (see vlog). Doesn’t it look delicious and healthy? He gave me the recipe and I’m telling ya, it is nutritious and super easy to put together! Especially if you already happen to have some hummus on hand. ; ) Note: Really famished? It’s also... Read more

24.12.2017

Roasted cauliflower

A few years ago, I had roasted cauliflower with a tahini-based dressing in a restaurant in Australia and, ever since then, I’ve wanted to make it myself. Now, here you go! This is a recipe with a Rens touch. I hope that you and your guests enjoy it as much as I did! ;... Read more

23.12.2017

Little salad

This one is my take on a classic potato or Waldorf salad, which are a necessary part of any BBQ or Christmas dinner. My father used to make this when I was a kid, every year at Christmastime, and every time it was delicious. The foundation of this recipe comes from him, but I’ve added my own, contemporary twists.... Read more

19.12.2017

Red pepper soup

The color, the texture, the flavor… Everything in one! That’s why I think this soup makes the perfect appetizer for Christmas dinner. It’s nice and light (you can make it a weightier meal in its own right by adding rice and cashew-feta balls), which makes it the perfect lead up to the next course.... Read more

19.12.2017

Cashew-feta balls

These little balls are tastiest in soup or on the side - and then preferably with a thick slice of bread and some pesto! Yes, you can wake me up for that, anytime! I always make a big batch of the balls at once and put half in the freezer so I always have some on hand. Also great when you have unexpected... 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

11.12.2017

Cardamom bread

I like to serve this savory bread as an appetizer as part of Christmas dinner. It’s delicious with salad or a savory topping like hummus. And it’s ring shape makes it look super... Read more

06.12.2017

Peanut-coconut curry

I eat a varied diet and actually like pretty much everything! But if you asked me what I most want to eat on a given evening… It’ll be curry, for sure! It’s such a delicious dish that you can endlessly adjust and adapt to your liking. This week I made this peanut-coconut version with chickpeas that I just had to... Read more

21.02.2017

Warm winter salad

This is a delicious, warm salad that’s perfect for cold days. As I’m sure you all know, I really love squash! And the combination of the squash, toasted pecans, spelt and dressing make this winter salad complete. Tip: Want to take this salad to go? Allow it to cool fully before packing it... Read more

14.02.2017

Heartbeet cake

Today is the day we celebrate love and spending a little bit of extra time in the kitchen is the perfect way to show you care. I made this cake yesterday to share it today with everyone I love. Happy Valentine’s Day, Powerfoodies!... Read more

08.01.2017

Dahl Soup

In New York there is a street made up only of Indian restaurants. So great. When I’m in the city, I always visit one and order a filling Indian lentil soup. That’s the inspiration for this soup. With lentils, sweet potato and all sorts of aromatic herbs, this soup is extra healthy. A delicious, satisfying soup... Read more