Eating on Grass

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In the summer time I like to be outside a lot. During the warm evenings knitting on the couch, doing yoga in the grass or sitting at the table writing a blogpost. All outside, enjoying the summer breeze that carries the smell of pine forest (one of the benefits of living in a forest!). Check it out/Lees meer

Minty Water and a Magazine

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During those nice, sunny days, it’s nice to relax with a magazine and a big glass of cooling water. And that is what I did! check it out/Lees meer

My cat friends

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I have written earlier about my two cat friends. Sometimes they pop up in pictures here on the blog, they are real models. In July they will turn 9 years old. Crazy, because I remember so well how they were super tiny kittens. Check it out/Lees meer

Jong Cardigan

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It is on a pretty hot day that I am writing about my recently finished, bulky, cardigan. Not a combination you would expect, but I think that has something to do with my chaotic planning (and slow knitting speed ;)). Nonetheless, this cardigan is a perfect wear for a chilly summer evening. I can see myself near the campfire getting cozy in my Jong cardigan. Read More

Scream for ice-cream!

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Weather is sunny here lately! These temperatures are screaming for ice-cream, although I don’t mind eating ice-scream in the winter.
I have to get to ice-cream making myself, but I am not sure what flavor. Well, I will probably make more than one anyway. Check it out/Lees meer

Stain Away – diy

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The stain in my sweater dress was a powerful one! It became invisible after attempt number 3 of covering it. And before that I obviously tried various soaps and detergents, without any luck. Check it out/Lees meer

Pizza Party Snacks – vegan recipe

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Pizza is always a good idea, right?! These pizza snacks are perfect for a party, or if you are going on a picnic. And if you serve these with some rocket salad with tomatoes (fresh and sun dried) and walnuts you have a nice lunch. Told you, pizza is always a good idea! Check it out/Lees meer

I Made My Clothes

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This week it is Fashion Revolution week. It started 4 years ago with the tragic collapse of a clothing factory in Bangladesh where many (under paid) workers found their death. Unfortunately there are still a lot of people sewing for just a few cents an hour under terrible circumstances.

Don’t want to be part of that? Start today by taking these small steps. Check it out/Lees meer

Who needs boxes?

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Last weekend I ran an obstacle race and knitted a sweater. In the same weekend. I wish I could say I also visited a rock concert, but that was 3 weeks ago….

I try to do what I like, without checking if it fits a certain box. And I can really recommend it ūüôā Check it out/Lees meer

Chickpea Omelet – vegan recipe

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Celebrating Easter with a (vegan) brunch? Then these chickpea omelets are a nice addition! Or if you just like an omelet without eggs, because chickpeas are also a good protein resource, if I can believe Wikipedia. What are you waiting for? Check it out/Lees meer