20 Little things I do on a daily basis to keep my home organized

  I like lists. Everybody that knows me, knows that. On a random day I will have grocery lists, outfit lists, meal prep lists, restaurants and cafe’s to visit and of course I have a bucket list (see here). The main reason for all these lists is because I have a very chaotic mind and…

The Matcha Bar @ Amsterdam (Albert Cuyp)

As you may know, I’m mildly obsessed with matcha (read here and here). So when I heard about The Matcha Bar opening up in Amsterdam, guess who showed up? The Food Like the name says; everything in here is about matcha. Think, matcha cookies, matcha latte, matcha tea, matcha cake… There aren’t any lunch options;…

Happy 2018!

May this year bring you more wisdom, more kindness & more success. May it also make you less judgmental, less closed minded and more understanding & forgiving to the people around you but especially to those who are farther away and have to deal with different circumstances than yours. May you be a glass half…

My Top 5 Most Popular Posts of 2017

2017 Was a year of highs for me.. No not that kind of high ūüėČ It’s the year that I got married to the most wonderful man ever (Really!), the year that I started a new job, the year that I finally decided to do something about my bad procrastination habit¬† (even wrote a post…

100 Happy Days Challenge #completed!

A while ago I started the 100 happy days challenge (read here about why I started) and also a while ago I have completed it: Woohoo! I feel very happy and very proud of myself. It seems like a small and simple thing, but honestly it wasn’t always as easy. Not everyday is a happy…

Top 20 Things You Need To Know Before Traveling To Japan

Remember when I posted about the 25 places you needed to visit? (click¬†here to see post) Since then I was lucky enough to check one item of my bucketlist (click here to see post).¬† Sooo… we went to japan for our honeymoon!¬†(Remember when he asked last year? See here) I had already long been in…

December is for Decorating

Winter is here and according to the weather forecast, it’s even going to snow this Sunday (in Holland) Can’t wait! My favourite part of this time of year are all the tiny lights everywhere you look and the fact that you don’t need an excuse to make your home cosy as a

HET WARENHUIS @ Haarlemmerbuurt, Amsterdam

Getting up early on the weekend is soooooo hard and has never been my strong suit. But I honestly do like the feeling of getting stuff done in the weekends. So to make it less difficult to get up early we have decided to have an incentive. And since I love experiencing new things and…

Leblebi: The Tastiest & Cheapest Dinner

Leblebi.¬†Say it with me now: Lab-la-bi.¬†Say it again, but faster: Leblebileblebileblebilelebi But¬†what is it , you ask?¬†Well It’s only the most delicious¬†meal you have ever layed eyes on. It’s one of the cheapest too. Growing up, this was my favourite meal, which probably made me the best kid ever since it was very very cheap…

PLUK @ Amsterdam Center (9 Streets)

Looking for a place to have your cake and eat it too? And do a little shopping while you’re at it? Look no more! PLUK has 2 locations (here and here) in the 9 streets area, so if one is full, you could just walk over to the other one. Perfect, right? Even more perfect…

Matchai Latte: Your new favourite drink

(Scroll down for the recipe) Now that you are aware of all the benefits of Matcha (see my post about matcha here ), here’s a great recipe to really enjoy it and feel all the go Get my recipe for a Matchai Latte (1 cup) 1 Cup of Milk 2¬†Teaspoons of Matcha 1 Teaspoon of…

10 Things Every Relaxed Bride Does

So this July I got married; woohoo! (read here all about our engagement) It truly was one of the happiest days of my life. I felt so happy, relaxed and completely in the moment. I really worked towards trying to be relaxed on our wedding day, but I really never thought I’d be that relaxed….

Why I’m obsessed with matcha (and you will be too)

A couple of weeks ago, when we were in Japan celebrating our Honeymoon,¬† I developed a big matcha addiction. I ate and drank everything matcha; teas, lattes, cookies,¬† icecream, pancakes, you name it.¬†Matcha seems like a new thing everybody is talking about. Instead, it has been around for more than 1500 years (!) It is…