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;…

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…

The 100 Happy Days Challenge

So, remember when I said I would start the #100happydays challenge? (see here)  Well, I didn´t make the challenge. I didn´t even make half the challenge. I already quit on the 23rd day…#loseralert I guess I was afraid thatpeople thought that food was the only thing that made me happy. Definately not the ONLY thing,…

Oh hey…

Bet you thought I fell off a cliff somewhere chasing a Pokémon or something… Nope still alive. Well I did take a break and worked a little on the site. So what do you think of the new look? Also… I got ENGAGED! He did everything right. Thank you for calling my father first, for…

10 Best DIY’s for Marble Contact Paper

  I have a new best friend. We’ ve known each other for some time now, but we haven’t always been on the same page. I wasn’t always a fan of the way he looked, so much so that I couldn’t really see who

Home Work Space Inspiration

Like everybody else in the world, I have a blog. It’s something where I can get my creative juices flowing and dump everything I like on your feed. And while doing all that, I need a really inspirational- fantastic- -looking workspace where I can get busy like a pro and where I can pretend that…

27 Chic Gift Wrapping Ideas

Wow, it’s december…How did that happen? I just got used to saying 2015 and now I have to start saying 2016. Maybe if 

How to create more time

Ain’t nobody got time for that! Well, Beyoncé does.. Like a lot of people I don’t have time for anything. Or at least that’s how I feel. I’m often in a hurry to get somewhere, while not actually being in a hurry: maybe it;’s the curse of living in the city. But still, I work…

Best Halloween Costumes

As you might know, or read, I live in Amsterdam, that’s in Holland by the way, not the other way around (just a little dig to all those geographically challenged people out there). We don’t celebrate Halloween here. There is an equivalent to it, but it’s called

8 Things to do everyday to keep your home clean

There were many time times that I have been called out to be a neat-freak, with the epmphasis on freak. I don’t think I am, honestly. But I do think that because my brain is a total mess, I need everything else to be clutter-free. Ok, I might be neat-freakish. But I don’t actually like…