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

Reusable Bread Bag – diy

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Why not make some bread bags out of trimmed curtain fabric? Well, the fabric is an unbleached cotton, so the choice is probably not as strange as it seems.  Check it out/Lees meer