55 Pantry Essentials for a Healthy Lifestyle

When you google search pantry essentials you get 300 000 hits! Every Food network, magazine and TV Chef has a checklist they swear by.  I don’t know about you but I really rely on my pantry to feed me when I get back from a long trip or just have not been able to make it to the store. My pantry essentials have evolved over the years, it reflects more realistically  my needs versus satisfying the recommended kilo of sugar and flour you SHOULD have in the cupboard. Let me give you some tips on how to find your perfect match in pantry essentials. I am doing a pantry Make Over with Brabantia storage canisters from Collishop, so easy order online and pick home delivery or store pick up. Amazing before and after pics guaranteed!

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Winter Comfort Food with Leftovers you will Crave

Winter comfort food is definitely something I crave when the days are short and sunshine few and far. Leftovers are fab and so versatile to indulge that craving. I admit I often cook more than needed and hold back ( yep not sorry) some food when entertaining so I can have leftovers the next day.

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My Classic Holiday Dishes Reinvented For Bio-Planet

Discover my Classic Reinvented menu at Bio-Planet stores nation wide (Belgium). My silly head on billboards and social media with my recipes hopefully inspiring you to use organic and fare trade  ingredients this Christmas. Turkey, pumpkin and peer: 3 classic ingredients for a traditional Belgian Christmas meal. I gave these lovely ingredients a little fresh

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10 delctable Christmas gifts for foodies

The season of gifts is upon us and although I always plan ahead by starting research and ordering gifts from September, I can always use more ideas. Christmas gifts at home growing up were (still are) books, clothes and candy (lots). Gifting is important to me, I take extra care for any occasion to find

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5 savoury pies to carry you through fall and winter

Nothing is as comforting as a hearty, homemade savoury pie on a rainy fall day or a freezing winter’s day. It’s an easy thing to do yourself,trust me. Like me buy the puff pastry from the shop or omit it all together, and basically pour all the ingredients in a tin lined with baking paper,

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12 sinful flavours to pimp whipped cream

Gosh, I LOVE whipped cream. I mean seriously would have it on every dessert. Actually scratch the dessert, just give me a bowl of whipped cream! quite sinful indeed. And love to pimp the cream, check out my scrumptious and somewhat sinful flavours.

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Postcards from Istanbul

Istanbul has an amazing history of many empires that once ruled such as the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires . This vibrant metropolis, once known as Constantinople, has a lot to offer: amazing rooftops views, Sea front glistening water views over the Bosphorus, enchanting mosques and numerous minarets like arrows in the sky calling you

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