My Seasonal Springtime Groceries List (Free Pdf)

IT’S A CHALLENGE TO BUY SEASONAL, especially since supermarkets offer so many fruits and veggies all year round! But still, seasonal is usually fresher, local and tastier than fruits and veggies that have been transported half way accross the planet, or frozen for months before coming to supermarket shelves. The first time I started thinking … More My Seasonal Springtime Groceries List (Free Pdf)

Minestrone Soup with Pumpkin, Green Peas and Thyme

A MINESTRONE IS A NATIVE ITALIAN name for an everyday thick vegetable soup put together from any ingredients found in the kitchen. In this version, I combine pumpkin, green peas and thyme for a warm, slightly earty, slightly-sweet feeling. Minestrone Soup with Pumpkin, Green Peas & Thyme Prep time: 30 minutes. Serves 4.  Oil or butter for cooking, 2 … More Minestrone Soup with Pumpkin, Green Peas and Thyme

Easy Veggie & Shrimp Stir-fry with Brown Rice Noodles

AS PROMISED, here’s a delicious stir-fry recipe I had for dinner last night. 🙂 Green beans and zucchini were on offer at the supermarket – you can also choose other green veggies which you find on sale, to make this meal not only delicious but also affordable! BROWN RICE NOODLES have a lower glycemic index than … More Easy Veggie & Shrimp Stir-fry with Brown Rice Noodles

Mother’s Day inspired: Coconut curry with millet and asperagus

Today’s Mother’s Day couldn’t have been better spent than laughing, relaxing and cooking together with my lovely, wonderful, creative mom who is simply the bestest mom there is. Asperagus is in season now in The Netherlands, so we used this perfect timing to make a recipe using the green delight. Read on for the delightful … More Mother’s Day inspired: Coconut curry with millet and asperagus