Dairy free chocolate mousse
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Dairy free chocolate mousse with red wine

The day I discovered that I was lactose-intolerant there were a couple things I never thought I would eat again. Chocolate mousse was one of them. Luckily I found this dairy free chocolate mousse recipe WITH red wine. No doubt in my mind that this was the recipe for me! Have …

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Gluten free oats
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Gluten free oats for breakfast

I used to think that oatmeal was disgusting. To be honest, I can’t remember trying it, but it (with it I mean porridge as I didn’t know there were different options) always seemed gross to me. When eating oats for breakfast became a trend and so many people around me started …

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Oven baked avocado
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Oven baked avocado: a healthy lunch

Avocado’s are healthy! That’s one thing we know for sure and besides that I think they are delicious too. I’ve been posting a lot of avocado recipes lately (it might have something to do with the amount of avocados I eat) I think I actually eat 3 of them a …

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Zoete aardappelballetjes
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Sweet potato balls with kale

There are not that many activities that give me the same relaxed feeling as cooking. I can easily spend hours in the kitchen and be completely stressless. Trying new combinations and new recipes are my favorite things to do. But people often ask me.. ‘where do you get your inspiration …

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lemon polenta cake
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Gluten free and lactose free lemon polenta cake

Last weekend I felt like baking a cake or pie or anything that fits into that category. Besides my cake bake urges I needed to start using the products in my cupboard as I just did not have enough space. I found myself searching on Instagram (you should follow me!) …

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Gluten free pizza crust

One of the things I seem to miss the most is pizza. One of those ‘simple’ tuna or mozzarella pizza’s by Dr. Oetker seem heavenly to me. If I eat them I probably won’t feel the same way but a girl can dream right? A couple of years ago I …

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gluten and lactose free buns
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Savoury gluten and lactose free buns

Visiting friends or relatives is always difficult when they don’t eat gluten and lactose free. The chances of me getting sick whilst I’m there is quite high due to cross contamination. Another bad (wouldn’t necessarily call it bad but just not great) part is the fact that because I have a huge …

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gluten, soy and lactose free cookies
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Gluten, soy and lactose free cookies

I never buy cookies as I don’t like the ‘ready-to-go’ gluten, soy and lactose free cookies from the supermarket. They are too dry, too crumbly (is that even a word?) and they just fall apart the second you look at them. But it is difficult when you crave cookies big …

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Chocolate orange bites
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Chocolate orange bites

Like many other foodies I love Instagram! Do not go on instagram when you’re hungry as some pictures are just too good to be true. These chocolate orange bites are almost too good to be true! The lovely user who posted these goods is ‘She can’t eat what‘! I had …

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Chocoladefudge ijsjes
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Chocolate fudge popsicles

As we speak the weather in the Netherlands sucks (excuse my language). But on the other side of the world it’s summer! When we’re talking summer we’re talking about ice cream. But every now and then you need something different than sorbet or soy ice cream. I have found a …

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Sweet potato chips
Recipes

Sweet potato chips

I happen to love chips/fries but it’s just not good you. Besides the ‘healthy’ variaties they sell in the Netherlands (chips made from corn, carrot and beans) I wanted to make chips from different veggies. What ingredient is better suitable for chips than sweet potato? Nothing right? I decided to put my …

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Honey baked pineapple
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Honey baked pineapple

Sometimes I feel like having fruit as a side dish with my dinner. This week I had one of those days. Couple days earlier I went to a market and stumbled upon really cheap pineapple (which actually means: I had to buy one). I love fresh pineapple but for some weird …

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Bananencrackers met lijnzaad
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Banana crackers with linseed

Since I had severe food poisoning my body doesn’t really like sugars anymore. Besides that I just don’t have a lot of energy and some serious annoying mood swings! Time to lower my daily sugar intake to stabilize the sugar count in my blood! With these issues in mind I went to …

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Bloemkoolpizza
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Cauliflower pizza

The last couple of months I have been exploring the phenomenon ‘fit foods’. It actually showed me that gluten free food contains so many calories due to al the weird flowers that are used and the high level of sugars. Besides the calories I really really miss pizza. Luckily cauliflower …

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lactose and gluten free bitterballen
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Typical Dutch: Bitterballen (lactose & gluten free)

When the Dutch watch football (or soccer, anyway you like it) we eat and drink (who doesn’t?) ! A typical Dutch football evening would not be complete without the famous snack ‘Bitterballen’. For people who have not heard of ‘Bitterballen’ before I’ll introduce it for you: Bitterballen (plural of bitterbal) are a …

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bacon with apple and honey
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Small bite: bacon with apple and honey

I am such a fan of small bites and really like serving them on birthdays or small gatherings. Besides my ‘standard’ bites – small sausage rolls and pesto covered pastry – I decided on trying something new. What I do quite often is frying apple parts in honey and it …

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Avocado smoothie
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Avocado smoothie with mango and banana

Smoothies are the perfect way to start your day! Besides the fact that I love fruit, I absolutely love avocado’s too! I have to be honest with you.. these past couple of months it actually feels like I have a couple great loves when we’re talking food. Avocado’s, eggs and …

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Bananenpannenkoeken
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Banana pancakes

For the past couple of weeks I’ve really stepped up my breakfast game as I enjoy fresh fruit, veggies and super foods almost every morning! But every now and then I love something sweet for breakfast, does anyone recognize that feeling? Banana pancakes are trending on Instagram (you should follow …

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Kip gevuld met basilicum en tomatentapenade
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Chicken breast with basil and tapenade

Chicken is known for its many variaties and even as a gluten and lactose intolerant person there are so many ways to serve it. I try to eat chicken twice a week because a. it’s good b. contains lots of proteins! Marinated chicken, stuffed chicken, drumsticks pick whichever one you …

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Quinoasalade met geitenkaas
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Quinoa with goat cheese and apricots

A few weeks ago I tried puffed quinoa (and loved it) and it made me curious what ‘normal’ quinoa would taste like. I searched and found quinoa in our regular super market (that was a great win). Even though I am lactose intolerant, I am still able to enjoy goat cheese every …

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