A little update: house hunting & road trip planning

While working on my blog the other day I realized that it had been a while since I shared a more personal post. Although personal posts are often my favorite post to read, they just never seem to make it onto my content planning. Behind the scenes some exciting things are happening that I really want to share; time for a little update. Are we moving? It’s been a year since my boyfriend and I moved into our current apartment and we still love living here. Our current apartment is a rental and although we love the freedom that comes with renting, you often pay more. Moving in together is exciting but it also comes with uncertainties; will everything work…

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72 hours in Lille in pictures

Last weekend was one of the glorious long spring weekends, with amazing weather. Perfect timing because it was also the weekend in which my boyfriend and I headed to Lille with his family. We enjoyed the sunshine, the adorable town, the shops and we even paid a visit to the zoo. Lille isn’t a particularly large city, but it’s very charming, especially the old part. Now I am not planning on turning this into a city guide but I do have a top 5 of things you should do while you are in Lille. Eat a Merveilleux, a typical pastry from Lille with meringue and whipped cream. The most well known place to get them is Aux Merveilleux de Fred.…

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2 quick and delicious gluten-free snacks

If you ask me, snacks are an essential part of life. I try to make homemade snacks because the standard gluten-free snacks often contain a lot of sugar to increase the taste. I have two recipes that I make regularly because they are quick and aren’t heavy on the ingredient front and isn’t that what we are all looking for? Today I am sharing these gluten-free snack recipes with you. 2 ingredients oatmeal cookies These oatmeal cookies are a snack I make weekly. They are done in less than 20 minutes (cooking time included) and only contain 2 ingredients. For 6 cookies you’ll need: Gluten-free oatmeal 100 gram unsweetened apple sauce Are you ready for the easiest recipe ever? Pre-heat…

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My May Goals

May is one of my favorite months, the weather is slowly improving and the longer days really increase my productivity. May is going to be a busy month, in which I find myself traveling every other weekend. That’s why my May goals are all about keeping me grounded.

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Favorite corners in our home

It’s been about a year since I moved to Utrecht into my first real apartment. It was the perfect opportunity for my Pinterest boards to come to live and to flood my blog with interior post. At least that’s what I thought. I fell into the trap of thinking you can decorate a home in about two months, where in reality we are still working on it. I do think that taking a bit more time, worked out so much better for us. Instead of impulse buying, we bought items that we really liked and I love our place so much. A good reason to share some of my favorite corners in our home, while we are waiting for the…

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